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Farmers in eastern Iowa say winter calves are on track

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Farmers in eastern Iowa say winter calves are on track

For cattle / calf producers in central eastern Iowa, winter calf breeding is on track.

Lillibridge raises Red Angus cattle near Binton.

“So far, we’re doing really well. This was a great December (and) January for us. There were no frigid temperatures. There were cold nights. But these cows Are just good mama cows, raising calves, warming, cleaning, drying, and they are doing very well. “

He tells the Brownfield that they gave birth to five calves early Friday morning.

“We are very busy. We are not just crazy about the warm fire, we go out at 3am to check mom’s cows, warm our babies and enjoy it. . “

Lillibridge says they are constantly checking for heifers to make sure there are no backward-looking violations or calves.



Farmers in eastern Iowa say winter calves are on track

https://brownfieldagnews.com/news/eastern-iowa-farmer-says-winter-calving-is-going-well/ Farmers in eastern Iowa say winter calves are on track

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