Heifer Superintendent’s Beef Challenge


FORT WORTH STOCK SHOW
HEIFER SUPERINTENDENT’S BEEF CHALLENGE
Friday, January 24 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 2014 Show.

General Information
  Management of Replacement Heifers for a High Reproductive and Calving Rate.
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/files/2012/04/beef-mgmt-replacement.pdf

Grid Pricing of Fed Cattle.
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/files/2012/04/beef-grid-pricing-cattle.pdf

 
Genetics and Selection
  Sire Types for Commercial Herds.
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/files/2012/04/geneticsE191.pdf

Expected Progeny Differences. (EPD)
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/files/2012/04/geneticsE164.pdf

 
Health
  Establishing Herd Immunity.
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/files/2012/04/beef-establishing-herd-immunity.pdf

Texas Bovine Trichomoniasis Control Program
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/files/2012/04/beef-texas-bovine-trichomoniasis.pdf

 
Nutrition
  Factors and Feeds for Supplementing Beef Cows.
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/files/2012/04/beef-factors-and-feed.pdf

The Cow’s Digestive System.
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/files/2012/04/nutrition-cows-digestive-system.pdf
 
Pasture, Range, Forage
  Interpreting Grazing Behavior.
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/files/2012/04/beef-interpreting-grazing-behavior.pdf

Forages for Beef Cattle.
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/files/2012/04/beef-forages-for-beef-cattle.pdf

 
Reproduction and Calving
  Avoiding calving problems.
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/files/2012/04/beef-avoiding-calving-problems.pdf

Breeding Soundness of Bulls.
http://animalscience.tamu.edu/files/2012/04/beef-breeding-soundness-bulls.pdf

Beef Challenge