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The Department of Animal & Poultry Sciences Newsletter, Fall 2006
(Virginia Tech, 2006)
Published twice a year, this newsletter details student, faculty, and staff accomplishments and activities in the Department of Animal and Poultry Sciences at Virginia Tech.
Livestock Update. November 2009
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-11-05)
Includes articles on November beef management, body condition scoring cattle, winter feeding of beef herd, age and source verification, DNA selection, bull test season, Culpeper bulls sale, sheep update, and state fair ...
Livestock Update. February 2010
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2010-02-02)
Includes articles on February beef management, upcoming beef convention and webinar, including clover in forage plans, crossbreeding cattle, buying bulls, bull test and bred heifer sale, ewe nutrition and management, newborn ...
Livestock Update. March 2010
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2010-03-02)
Includes articles on March beef management, yearling bull management, effect of winter on cattle, upcoming beef webinar and cattlemen's boot camp, sire EPD specifications, requirements for BCIA performance tested bulls, ...
Livestock Update. June/July 2010
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2010-06-01)
Includes articles on June beef management, summer pasture shortage, upcoming conferences, Virginia bull test programs, State Fair nomination schedule, managing internal parasites, and a sheep update.
Livestock Update. April 2010
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2010-03-29)
Includes articles on April beef management, cow herd performance and profitability, fall calf options, polio associated with feeding corn gluten, effect of winter on cow pregnancy rates, and foot care and treatment in sheep.
Livestock Update. May 2010
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2010-04-29)
Includes articles on May beef management, grassland management, hay, feeder cattle health, southwest bull test and bred heifer sale report, and managing parasites in sheep.
Livestock Update. August 2010
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2010-08-01)
Includes articles on August beef management, summer pasture shortage, 2010 across-breed EPD table, upcoming stocker conference, upcoming Virginia Simmetal field day, sheep update, lamb management, and coping with drought ...
Livestock Update. September 2010
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2010-09-01)
Includes articles on September beef management, managing pastures for stocker operations, retained ownership program, upcoming conference on crossbreeding, Hokie Harvest sale, and fall sheep management tips.
Livestock Update. January 2010
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-12-23)
Includes articles on January beef management, crossbreeding cattle, calves and the cold, upcoming beef webinar and shepherds' symposium, Culpeper bull sale results, and bred ewe sale results.