Production Economics

Beef Cattle

Title Author Date Downloads
Evaluating Cattle Cycles: Changes Over Time and Implications February 1, 2017
KSU-Beef Replacement

Excel spreadsheet to evaluate the economic value of purchasing replacement females

January 17, 2017
KSU-Beef Cow Lease (Simple)

An Excel spreadsheet for establishing a calf-income split or cash rental rate for leasing a beef cow herd

September 8, 2016
Cattle Breakeven Prices Calf-Yearling May 1, 2016
KSU-Bull vs AI Breeding Costs May 1, 2016
SUPPCOST

Excel spreadsheet for analyzing the cost of supplement programs for beef cattle

May 1, 2016
Cattle Breakeven Prices Yearling-Fed May 1, 2016
Is Adding Livestock the Solution to Profit Margins? A State and Regional Level Analysis December 1, 2015
Differences Between High-, Medium-, and Low-Profit Cow-Calf Producers

An Analysis of 2010-2014 Kansas Farm Management Association Cow-Calf Enterprise

December 1, 2015
Feed Costs: Pasture vs Non Pasture Costs

An Analysis of 2010-2014 Kansas Farm Management Association Cow Calf Enterprise

December 1, 2015
Benchmarking Situation and Practices of U.S. Stocker Operations December 1, 2015
Net Present Value of Beef Replacements -- Regional Analysis Summary November 1, 2013
Net Present Value of Beef Replacements -- Sensitivity Analysis Summary November 1, 2013
Beef Cow Leasing Arrangements February 1, 2013
Feedlot Costs of Vaccinating Cattle for E. coli December 1, 2012
Value of Gain Projections: Overview of Forecasts Accuracy September 1, 2012
KSU-Cow Wintering Costs -- Excel spreadsheet to estimate the costs of wintering cows or heifers November 1, 2011
Value of Gain: Current Situation and Overview of Available Decision Tools September 1, 2011

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