Beef Herd Health Management Calendar
Floron C. Faries, Jr. - Extension Veterinarian, College Station
Wayne H. Thompson - Extension Program Specialist, College Station
Texas AgriLife Extension Service
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SP-289, FEB 2009 - Release 2   
Introduction                      
  1. Scheduling Management Practices
  2. Pre-calving
  3. Calving and Post-calving (calves < 2 months of age)

  1. Pre-breeding and Breeding
  2. Post-calving (calves 2-4, 4-6, & 6-8 months of age)
  3. Implementing the Calendar

MY HERD CALENDAR - Beef Herd Health Management Calendar
  A.  Pre-Calving                
    ◦  Pregnant cows and heifers (1 to 3 months prior to calving)
  B.  Calving                        
    ◦  Pregnant cows and heifers
    ◦  Nursing calves
  C.  Post-Calving              
    ◦  Nursing calves (less than 2 months of age)
    ◦  Cows
  D.  Pre-Breeding            
    ◦  Open heifers (1 to 3 months prior to breeding)
    ◦  Bulls (1 to 3 months prior to turning in bulls)
  E.  Post-Calving                  
    ◦  Nursing calves (2 to 4 months of age)
    ◦  Cows
  F.  Breeding                        
    ◦  Bulls
  G.  Post-Calving                  
    ◦  Nursing calves (4 to 6 months of age)
    ◦  Pregnant cows and heifers
  H.  Post-Calving                  
    ◦  Weaned, separated calves (6 to 8 months of age)
    ◦  Pregnant cows and heifers




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