Importance of Water for Weaned Calves
What do you think is the most important nutrient in newly weaned calves? Doc Jake from Sioux Nation Ag Center talks about the importance of this nutrient and how to make sure your calves are getting enough.
Should I Band or Surgically Castrate my Bulls
Are you wondering what is the best means of castration for your bulls calves? Doc Jake with Sioux Nation Ag Center gives the pros and the cons for both banding and surgical castration.
Swine U Introduction
Take a look at a new Sioux Nation video series geared toward swine producers.
How to Feed Newly Weaned Calves
With weaning coming up, folks may have questions about what should be in a starter ration for calves. Doc Jake from Sioux Nation Ag Center gives a few tips.
Benefits of Early Weaning in Cattle
Are you looking for a way to save grass and get your cows in better condition before winter? Doc Jake with Sioux Nation Ag Center talks about using early weaning as a tool to do both.
What Should I Pour my Calves with at Weaning?
Are you planning on weaning calves this fall and want to know what pour on would be the best to use? Doc Jake from Sioux Nation Ag Center has the skinny on what pour on would be the best for your situation, or if you even need one at all.
What is Endotoxin Stacking and Should I be Concerned?
Have you heard of giving a calf too many vaccines that contain endotoxins and are worried about the side effects? Doc Jake from Sioux Nation Ag Center talks about what "endotoxin stacking" is and how many of these vaccines a calf can handle.
Should I Use a Lick Tub for my Cattle?
Lick tubs are a handy product for cow/calf producers, but when is the best time to use them? Doc Jake with Sioux Nation Ag Center explains when to use a lick tub and what kinds of lick tubs work the best for your situation.
Intranasal vs Injectable Vaccine: Which is Better for my Calves?
With all the vaccine choices cattle producers have in today's market, many question whether they should use an intranasal or an injectable vaccine for pneumonia in their calves. Doc Jake with Sioux Nation Ag Center describes how each type of vaccine interacts with a calf's immune system, which helps us determine which option is the best for your cattle.
Why Preweaning Vaccinations are Beneficial
Getting shots into the calves on pasture in the fall is a challenge--but it leads to many rewards after weaning. Doc Jake with Sioux Nation Ag Center explains why!