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​​Our goal is to provide you with the best solutions to meet your farming needs and issues.


In this article library you'll find information on topics like why soil health matters, how to get peace of mind that you always have enough water on hand, how to accurately assess stock performance and much more.


For those new to electric fencing we know how tough it can be to learn all the ins and outs of setting one up for the first time.  In addition to the articles listed here we have put together some recommended systems as an easy overview of the different fence types and which are better suited to different needs.

 

Everything included in this library pertains to cost-effective management practices that will help improve the health of your land, livestock and ultimately your bottom line.  


And best of all, these articles contain practical applications, real farmers and industry experts who invite you to learn from their experiences and adapt them for your own situation.

 

 

Quality Management Tools Assist in the Production of Quality Angus Beef31Quality Management Tools Assist in the Production of Quality Angus BeefEight generations and 215 years of experience in the cattle business have taught the Lowe family of Smiths Grove, Kentucky the importance of quality when it comes to raising cattle.
Animal Welfare, Quality at Forefront for Organic, Grass-Fed Beef Farmer32Animal Welfare, Quality at Forefront for Organic, Grass-Fed Beef FarmerFarmer George Lake said the decision to begin raising organic, grass-fed beef on Thistle Creek Farms was one born out of both necessity and a desire to make his farm more sustainable.
Weighing & EID24Weighing & EIDA combined weighing and electronic identification (EID) system is the absolute best option for farmers looking to manage their livestock performance more profitably.
Ensuring Cows in Good Condition for Calving and Mating25Ensuring Cows in Good Condition for Calving and MatingDairy farming operation uses weighing to ensure cows in good condition in time for calving season.
Foraging Ahead Through Challenging Times27Foraging Ahead Through Challenging Times​If there's one thing a cattle producer can count on, it's knowing they're going to face a challenge that's beyond their control.

On-farm benefits...

​The following collection of articles provides an overview and case study examples for some of the key farm management decision factors and the solutions available to support those decisions.

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​​Pasture management

Keep grass fresh and high energy for increased milk and meat production.

Animal performance

Accurate measurement of weight gain and other traits for improved profitability.

Animal health

Maintaining healthy stock for continued growth or milk production..

Compliance

Turning the cost of compliance into an investment for more profitable farming.

Heat Detection
Increasing your 6 week in-calf rate is one of the best ways to improve productivity and profitability on your dairy farm.

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Solutions to...

​Browse the quick links below to see the different systems that support improved pasture and stock management and how other farmers are using them.

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Animal specific

For the most effective animal control using electric fencing, use a fence designed specifically for the animal you are wanting to control.

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24A combined weighing and electronic identification (EID) system is the absolute best option for farmers looking to manage their livestock performance more profitably. Take advantage of individual animal information to make better informed farm management decisions
27​If there's one thing a cattle producer can count on, it's knowing they're going to face a challenge that's beyond their control.Cattle will graze more efficiently if they are no farther than 800 – 1,000 feet from their drinking source.
57Gallagher's WEID gear is rugged, but it's brilliant simplicity makes it very user friendly.For businesses in the live cattle trade . . . Data is essential