cattle feed

Purina Wind & Rain Hi Mag Cattle Mineral

2019-02-13T09:35:04-05:00November 1st, 2018|McGregor News|

Cattle minerals play a vital role in every phase of cattle growth and development, starting with reproduction. This time of year, as forage begins to disappear, it’s particularly crucial to make sure your cattle are on a nutrition plan that contains high magnesium to ensure against situations like grass tetany, weaker calves, stiffness or lameness, [...]

Now is the Time: Sudan Seed

2019-02-13T09:38:32-05:00May 1st, 2017|McGregor News|

Now is the time to plant sudan seed! If you had the opportunity to attend our Cattle Mineral Meeting this past February, you heard about the benefit of Walter Moss Seed Company's Mega Green Sudan Seed. Mega Green is a high yielding multi-leaf sorghum sudan grass designed for hay or grazing. The "Stay Green" characteristic found [...]

The Benefit of Liquid Feed

2019-02-13T09:25:29-05:00October 2nd, 2016|Articles, McGregor News|

The quality of your forage will start declining as grass starts drying up this fall. An excellent way for cattle to get the protein they need is with liquid feed. Purina's Accuration Range Liquid Feed is a perfect supplement to your grazing cattle. The key to this feeding program being successful, is to get your cattle started [...]

Cattle Mineral Meeting : Feb. 22

2019-02-13T09:26:16-05:00January 6th, 2016|Past Events|

Cattle owners, save this date, Monday, February 22 at 7:00pm for our annual Cattle Mineral Meeting at The Amsler Building, 6735 Avenue G, Crawford, TX 76657.  Please note, this is a NEW location due to the growth in attendance over the last few years! We just can't comfortably fit everyone in one of our stores anymore. Join us for [...]

Over Seeding with Ryegrass

2019-02-13T09:39:04-05:00October 1st, 2015|McGregor News|

What a crazy summer!  So much rain and not so many days above 100 degrees.  It was not that long ago the 100+ degree days went weeks before the record broke.  Though the cooler days and rainfall have kept pastures greener this year, one still must think of over seeding.  Over seeding with ryegrass continues to [...]

Include Minerals in Your Cattle Nutrition Plan

2019-02-13T09:41:16-05:00May 2nd, 2015|McGregor News|

Wind & Rain (or shine), we've got what you need at McGregor General Store! Beef cattle prices continue to be very high. Your cattle might be in good health and you are probably going to get a good return, but with a nutrition program that includes essential cattle minerals, you could improve that return even [...]

Cattle Mineral Meeting

2019-02-13T09:26:31-05:00January 5th, 2015|Past Events|

Cattle owners, save this date, Tuesday, February 10 at McGregor General Store. FREE steak dinner at 6:30pm. Meeting starts at 7pm. Among the speakers at our Cattle Mineral Meeting, will be Jeff Conner with Purina Animal Nutrition to discuss the importance of mineral to help your cattle reach their maximum potential.  With beef cattle prices still very [...]

Cattle Feed: Winter Options

2019-02-13T09:27:06-05:00December 1st, 2014|Articles, McGregor News|

Winter is here so that means feeding habits for our livestock herd usually change. Pasture grasses slow their growth by this time of year, and many times are gone.  Therefore livestock owners begin to look toward supplemental feeding to meet the nutritional requirements shortfall. The easiest is hay. When grass in the pasture is gone, that [...]

Cattle Cubes

2019-02-13T09:53:41-05:00September 9th, 2014|McGregor News|

In the past few weeks, as change in forage has occurred, we've had more and more questions about cattle feed options, such as liquid feed and cattle cubes.  In addition to liquid feed, we sell Purina 20% and 30% protein cattle cubes in 50lb. bags and bulk.  Cattle cubes provide supplemental protein and energy to all [...]

Now is the Time : Liquid Feed

2019-02-13T09:53:11-05:00July 3rd, 2014|McGregor News|

Now is the time to start supplementing your cattle's nutritional requirements with liquid feed. While we have been blessed with rain and lush grass, the quality of your forage will start declining. That is why Purina's Accuration Range Liquid is a perfect supplement to your grazing cattle. The key to this feeding program being successful, [...]