Southern Plains Bison Pointers June 2018

  It’s Time to get down to the business of breeding’em up. It’s easy to become complacent about breeding season when grass is plenty and feeding chores are few. That being said, extra nutrition during the summer and fall can = higher conception rates and more calves next April/May.  The southern plains can also contain the reality of waning available nutrition from the grasses at the exact time the females need to be ‘on the gain’ to catalyze estrus. Caution: if you’re not calved out yet, be careful with excessive nutrition going to females in the third trimester of pregnancy! … Read more