Breeding beef cows by appointment on one day brings a shorter calving season and a uniform crop of high-quality calves.
"Existing technology is on the shelf and ready to use," David Patterson, University of Missouri beef reproduction specialist, told cattle producers at a conference in Joplin.
The benefits are less labor for the use of artificial insemination (AI). Also, premium-quality calves are worth more money at market.
"The technology works,"