Are You Asking the Right Questions Regarding Heifer Raising?

Questions to ask when raising heifers.

Questions that Producers often ask regarding heifer raising focuses primarily on cost. “What should it cost to raise my heifers?” Am I paying too much per head per day?” But are these the right questions to be asking?

The questions producers should be asking is “Are we getting what we are paying for?” Producers need to make certain you are getting what you paid for. Producers need to begin evaluating heifers from a different perspective other than pure cost. A lower cost of raising a heifer that compromises the quality and potential she has as an adult is a costly mistake.

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