University of Wyoming Extension News

New UW bulletin suggests how to establish, maintain cattle health program

Now is a good time to develop or refine the current herd health program while waiting for the next calving run.

A basic herd health schedule for spring calving herds has been recommended by Steve Paisley, University of Wyoming Cooperative Extension Service beef specialist. The bulletin, Herd Health Programs for Spring Calving Beef Herds, is available online at http://ces.uwyo.edu/http://ces.uwyo.edu/PUBS/MP120-1.pdf. Hardcopies are also available. Ordering information is below. Continue reading

UW renewable resources students grab honors at national competition

Department of Renewable Resources students in the College of Agriculture at the University of Wyoming are making a habit of winning competitions.

After dominating at the joint meeting of the Wyoming Section of the Society for Range Management and the Wyoming Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society last December in Sheridan, the students claimed firsts, seconds, third, fourth, and a sixth at the international meeting of the Society for Range Management (SRM) February 9-16 in Reno, Nevada. Continue reading