Managing Cattle Health Issues When Grazing Cover Crops

Title

Managing Cattle Health Issues When Grazing Cover Crops

Number

IBC 0129

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Publication Date:

8-2018

Status

Current

Description

Cover crops can offer excellent feed value when properly incorporated into beef cattle diets. However, common cover crop species sometimes pose potential health issues. These issues are managable, and producers should educate themselves on potential risks and associated mitigation strategies. The focus of this factsheet is to discuss common potential health issues associated with cover crop species of the Midwest.

Language

en

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