Overland flooding has been heavily impacting parts of southern Alberta as the spring melt releases the snow pack, and warning signs were seen as early as March 27, as seen in this video posted by Terry Vogt. If you’ve found a weather-related video on YouTube that other producers may want to see, send us a […]
This sixth-generation farmer at Geiger Farm talks about how his calving season has been progressing and offers an important tip on how he gets his calves off to a healthy start. If you’ve found a weather-related video on YouTube that other producers may want to see, send us a link and we’ll feature it here.
Carcass management is a necessity for livestock producers and composting deceased animals is a preferred method of disposal. This video courtesy of the NDSU extension service offers five easy steps to compost dead livestock and what materials you’ll need to effectively break down the animal. If you’ve found a weather-related video on YouTube that other […]
Calving is any time now and it’s an exciting and busy time for cow-calf producers. In this video by Alberta Agriculture, producers talk about the benefits of spring calving and what steps they take to help ensure a successful season. If you’ve found a weather-related video on YouTube that other producers may want to see, […]
Inspired by the recent launch of SpaceX, Farmer Derek Klingenberg from Kansas wanted to line up his cows in the field to take their photo, but not just any old photo. What may look like a bunch of ants offering a friendly greeting are actually cows viewed from outer space. Yep, you ‘herd’ that right. […]
The spring melt is not too far off, and once it begins you best keep a close eye on the rural roads in your area. As seen here in this short video from Manitoba a few years ago, meltwater can easily overwhelm the roadway and make it impassable. If you’ve found weather-related video on YouTube […]
If you live on the Prairies – or were visiting them last weekend – there’s a good chance you were treated to a veritable bounty of snowfall. How much of the white stuff fell depended on your region, but it appears this family in Saskatchewan received the full riches the snowstorm had to offer. If […]
In this video by Alberta Agriculture, ranchers offer their experiences on the practice of feeding cattle chaff bunches, feed testing and the importance of mineral supplementation to help cows maintain a nutritional balance.
Listen closely, but we can’t help but wonder what one particular goat calling out in the distance wants from the rest of this herd as they venture outside to take a stroll in the fresh snow. If he does that all day, he must really live up to “get” his name. If you’ve found weather-related […]
This herd of Scottish Highland cows appear to be having a calm lunch until one somewhat rowdy bull takes the attention away from grazing in the snow to chase them around, even bowling one over in the process. If you’ve found weather-related video on YouTube that other producers may want to see, send us a […]