Early AM gather from several pastures in the Breaks, sort 4 family brands, sex, weigh on ground straight, at ranch.
At ranch in Big Sandy, MT
Calves: 95% Black, 5% Char X, few Red. Cows: Red & Blk Angus & Angus X; Bulls: Black Angus, Red Angus, some Char X.
On cow, native grass, Purina 12:12, High Mag lick tubs
Implanted with Synovex
C & D at birth; 7-way and Bovisheild Gold at branding; 7-way w/ Somnus, Bovishield Gold 5 One Shot or Nasalgen Inforce at preconditioning. Some calves were given Inforce 3 at branding. Cows receive Preguard 10 Multimin.
175 Steers based at 600# and 125 Heifers based at 560#. Using NWL scale