Heifer Superintendent’s Beef Challenge

FORT WORTH STOCK SHOW
HEIFER SUPERINTENDENT’S BEEF CHALLENGE
Friday, January 22 at 7:00 p.m. – French Room, Watt Arena

Competition is open to Junior Breeding Beef Heifer Show exhibitors that are seniors in high school and have shown in the Fort Worth Stock Show Junior Breeding Beef Heifer Show a minimum of two years including the 2015 Show.

Genetics and Selection
  Sire Types for Commercial Herds.
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2012/04/EAN-004-Sire-Types.pdf

Expected Progeny Differences. (EPD)
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2012/04/geneticsE164-8.pdf

 
Health
  Establishing Herd Immunity.
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2012/04/beef-establishing-herd-immunity.pdf

Texas Bovine Trichomoniasis Control Program
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2012/04/beef-bovine-trichomoniasis.pdf

 
Marketing
  Marketing Cull Cows
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2012/04/beef-marketing-cull-cows.pdf

Producing and Marketing High-Value Calves
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2012/04/beef-producing-marketing-high-value-calves.pdf

 
Nutrition
  The Cow’s Digestive System.
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2012/04/nutrition-cows-digestive-system.pdf

Factors and Feeds for Supplementing Beef Cows.
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2012/04/beef-factors-and-feed.pdf
 
Pasture, Range, Forage
  Forages for Beef Cattle.
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2012/04/beef-forages-for-beef-cattle.pdf

Managing for High Quality Hay
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2012/04/beef-managing-for-high-quality.pdf

 
Reproduction and Calving
  Breeding Soundness of Bulls.
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2012/04/beef-breeding-soundness-bulls.pdf

Avoiding calving problems.
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2012/04/beef-avoiding-calving-problems.pdf