On the Blog

Exercise Programs Compared to Grazing Management Systems for Beef and Dairy Cattle

Intensive High Impact Workouts Verses Consistent and Strategic Activity There are at least two times during the year that most people will think about exercise; around the New Year for making resolutions and in the summer when headed to the lake or beach. Personally, I prefer a comfortably paced walk compared to running a 5K and much prefer being active outside as compared to going to a gym.  A reason people may give up on an exercise programs is the intensity and cost while convenien…   MORE >>

In the Field

Minnesota Cow-Calf Operation Discovers the Convenience of BioBarrel®

For more than two years Brian and Janet Brockberg of Pipestone, Minnesota, have been supplementing their beef cow-calf operation with CRYSTALYX® products. BGF-30™ is the mainstay for the beef cow herd, while Brigade® is used for calves at weaning and cows near calving, and Crystal-Phos®, is the mineral supplement program. Late…   MORE >>

From the Cattle Call®

Degradability. Durability. Weatherability.

Advantages of the BioBarrel® Feed it, and forget it — the Single-Trip Container (STC®) technology biodegrades naturally in the field. The end result is environmentally friendly and labor friendly; with virtually no cleanup or disposal issues. Eliminate labor and costs associated with collecting and returning steel barrels or…   MORE >>