Report 1 - Our report is with former NDSU/North Central Research Center livestock specialist, John Dhuyvetter. John is now a full time rancher near Noonan, ND. Some cold temps are scheduled this week. John gives us some tips on dealing with livestock in the cold. He also discusses consequences if one does not adhere to conditions.

Report 2 - Our report is with former NDSU/North Central Research Center livestock specialist, John Dhuyvetter. John is now a full time rancher near Noonan, ND. John discusses reviewing the past year as a rancher and taking stock in your operation. He also previews the year ahead.

Report 3 - Our report is with former NDSU/North Central Research Center livestock specialist, John Dhuyvetter. John is now a full time rancher near Noonan, ND. We talk about the importance of DNA for the commercial rancher in this report. John gives some good pointers on applications.

Report 4 - Our report is with former NDSU/North Central Research Center livestock specialist, John Dhuyvetter. John is now a full time rancher near Noonan, ND. We talk cow replacement in this report. This is a big consideration for the cattle rancher year in and year out. John discusses strategy.

Report 5 - Our report is with Mountrail County Ag Agent, Jim Hennessy. Jim suggests alternative feed supplies, such as standing wheat and durum. He also tells us some other options to conserve hay and serve as cheap feed.

Report 6 - Our report is with Mountrail County Ag Agent, Jim Hennessy. We talk balancing rations for feed in this report. Jim gives some suggestions. He also tells us how to save dollars without compensating feed value.

Report 7 - Our report is with Mountrail County Ag Agent, Jim Hennessy. High nitrates in forages has been concerning this year. Jim explains. He also explains where test samples should be.

Report 8 - Our report is with Mountrail County Ag Agent, Jim Hennessy. We're talking winter cattle care in this report, and Jim tells us how keeping your herds stress free is good advice. He also explains how good water supply is step one.

Report 9 - Our reports is with Ward County Extension Agent, Paige Brummund. A lot of ranchers are attempting to feed some failed wheat crops to cattle to conserve on feed this winter, but there are some potential issues. Paige explains. She also gives some strategies on how to feed this wheat to cattle.

Report 10 - Our reports is with Ward County Extension Agent, Paige Brummund. A wet fall led to some silage getting put up late this year. And now there are some concerns. Paige explains. She goes on to tell us that feeding this sooner is better than later.

Report 11 - Our report is with Ryder area rancher, Kevin Hanson. Kevin tells us about his 5th generation farmstead where cattle has been a part of the operation for about 150 years. He also talks about the North Dakota Stockmen's Association where he is a board member.

Report 12 - Our report is with Ryder area rancher, Kevin Hanson. We talk to Kevin about the year round job of marketing bulls and heifers, and what they're doing to get ready when it's the week of a sale.

Report 13 - Our report is with Ryder area rancher, Kevin Hanson. New legislative issues are an area of concern for all ranchers. Kevin tells us as a board member for the Stockman's Association, organizations like this can often take the lead. He also tells us that hunting or trespassing on private land has been a hot topic.

Report 14 - Our report is with Ryder area rancher, Kevin Hanson. Calving season is either underway or soon to be for many ranchers across the region. Kevin tells us how his operation works. He also tells us his typical day in calving season.

Report 15 - Our report is with NDSU livestock specialist, Karl Hoppe. Hay supplies across the region are variable this time of year, and Karl explains why it is a good time of year to count those hay bales. Also, He tells us what supplements to use to stretch your feed supplies.

Report 16 - Our report is with NDSU livestock specialist, Karl Hoppe. As we get into March, it is really a crucial time for a cow's nutrition. Karl shares his recommendations, including the importance of feed testing for cow herders.

Report 17 - Our report is with NDSU livestock specialist, Karl Hoppe. Karl gives us an analysis of how the cow/calf industry is doing in North Dakota and across the region. He also tells us about price protection.

Report 18 - Our report is with NDSU livestock specialist, Karl Hoppe. As feed supplies vary across the region, rations could play a big part in feeding your cow herd. Karl explains. He also discusses what to plant this year for the rancher.

Report 19 - Our report is with Manueal Fick, CEO from the USA Farm Labor. We discuss the H-2A. Manual tells us how the program works. He also discusses what countries are involved.

Report 20 - Our report is with Manueal Fick, CEO from the USA Farm Labor. Manuel tells us how farmers and ranchers can qualify for this help. He also discusses the big need for this.