Salacoa Valley Farms_8-13-14Online SubSilveus Ins_7-7-14
Advertise With Us Subscribe Today Facebook
SouthernLivestock.com
Not a member? Membership has its privileges— Register today! • Make SLS your homepage!
Industry News

Dry Distillers Grains (DDG) Are Feasible As An Energy Source In Beef Cattle Diets.

The average DDG price has fallen for eighteen consecutive weeks, declining $138 in that period. We are now at an average four-year low of $101 per ton this week. The recent decline in grain commodity prices have reduced rations cost to levels not seen in years. With current prices, producers with access to DDG’s and feeding knowledge, should consider reformulating rations to evaluate the feasibility of distillers products. Below are some considerations Michigan State University Extension recommends when reformulating rations with distiller grains: Product specifications: Be sure to get the feed analysis of the product....



A featured image from our gallery.

Southernlivestock.com is your source for the latest news and information pertaining to beef, cattle and beef cattle production. Thousand s of articles are archived on topics such as animal health, artificial insemination, pastures, forage and rangeland, livestock feed & nutrition, livestock and cattle reproduction, beef cattle genetics, cattle production feature stories and the latest on cattle breed news.

It includes features like customizing your local weather forecast, the latest market updates, as well as the latest from the AP news wire. And don’t forget our ever popular pages like the Cattle Sale Calendar page, the Cattle Sale Reports page and the Cattle Market Reports page.

Site:   Home   Publications   Market Reports   Sale Reports   Sale Calendar   Cattle & Service Directory   Full Commodities Report   Services   About Us   Contact Us

Article Categories:   All   Industry News   Herd Health   Feed & Nutrition   Pastures & Forages   Reproduction   Marketing   Columnists   Production   Genetics & Performance   Weather Forecast   Breed News   Producer Feature Stories   Items of Interest   New Products   Recipes

User:   Login   Logout   Register/Profile   Submit Market Report   Submit Sale Report