E-305: Economic Impact of Beef Cattle Best Management Practices in South Texas: Purchasing vs. Producing Hay
purchasing and producing hay information sheet

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Product Code: E-305

Electronic download only. In South Texas cow-calf operations, overstocking and variations in rainfall and forage conditions mean that cattle must be fed supplemental hay or range cubes, increasing operating costs and affecting a ranch's profitability. This publication shows the analysis of five scenarios regarding the financial impact of purchasing vs. producing hay.  5 pp., 2 tables., 3 figures  New - March 2012 By: Joseph C. Paschal, Steven Klose, Mac Young, Cody Ringer, Anthony Netardus