Schumacher Livestock Day
Event survives 32 years and -25 below zero temps
February 24, 2021
Twenty livestock producers were able to avoid frozen livestock waterers and got their chores done in time to hear from agriculture industry specialist.
"With the cold weather I knew it was going to be tough for people to get a way, but those in attendance had a great meal and great information," Phillips County Extension Agent Marko Manoukian said.
Starting off was Dr. Megan Van Emond discussing nutrient requirement of cows and heifers in the last 1/3 of pregnancy and post calving. Cow nutrient requirement increase 25% in protein and 20% in energy the last third of pregnancy and 40% in pro...