On the Blog

Winter is Here! Time to Make Sure Cows and Calves Adjust without a Hitch!

Winter has definitely made its appearance and it’s time to make sure Cows and Calves adjust without a hitch Yes, the snow, cold winds and sudden drops in temperatures around the country have sent a sharp reminder that winter-like conditions are upon us.  Extended weather forecasts show that it is not simply a flash in the pan, but will stay with us for at least a few weeks.  Who knows where it will take us after that, but you can’t escape the winter months ahead.  We…   MORE >>

In the Field

They ate the Crystal-Phos® better than any other mineral we ever fed.

As part of their cattle business in Cardwell, Montana, Melvin and Chad Armstrong contracted to provide recipients for cattle embryo transfers. Many of the embryo owners brought several different brands of conventional dry minerals to the Armstrong's. The built-up pile of unused dry minerals that accumulated over the last few years, along with the s…   MORE >>

From the Cattle Call®

Livestock Intake Calculator for Supplements (LICS) App Now Available

Download the NEW LICS App - FREE! Ridley Block Operations (manufacturers of CRYSTALYX® Brand Supplements) has released a new app for livestock producers called LICS; Livestock Intake Calculator for Supplements. The new LICS app is designed to be a useful calculator with minimal, intuitive inputs that makes free-choice supplement perfo…   MORE >>