On the Blog

Change Is Coming, Let Better Nutrition Make You A Winner

Saying that change is coming is about as earth shattering as saying the sun will rise again tomorrow.  Having traveled around the country a bit in the last month, I have had the chance to hear some reactions from beef producers and Allied Industry Associates on the upcoming Voluntary Removal of some antibiotics and/or antibiotic claims from feeds.  Removing some antibiotics from feeds is certainly a change for us.  The intent of the rule is to reduce the amount of antibiotics use…   MORE >>

In the Field

Lesa Clark from Paducha, KY has been using CRYSTALYX® products purchased from Phelps Farm Store for three years on her family dairy she runs with her daughter, Ellie Waggoner. Growing up, there were 10 other dairies within a 5 mile radius of their farm. Today, LeCows Dairy is the only dairy left in McCracken County. Lesa and Elli…   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 >>