Summary and Implications
The Beef Teaching Center is able to utilize cattle for many activities without interrupting day-to-day management or affecting herd inventory. The farm also sells seedstock primarily from the spring herd. The seedstock are merchandised through an every other year sale conducted by the Animal Science 490X class, private treaty, the Iowa Beef Expo, and the National Western Foundation Female sales.
Iowa State University
"2003 Review—ISU Beef Teaching Farm, South State Avenue, Ames, Iowa,"
Animal Industry Report:
AS 650, ASL R1845.
Available at: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/ans_air/vol650/iss1/4