cattle

Fly Control Cattle Mineral

2019-03-01T12:13:35-05:00February 28th, 2019|Cattle, McGregor News|

When the calendar flips to March, cattle owners need to start thinking about fly control. Now is the right time to focus on controlling flies around your livestock. Horn flies are the MOST costly external parasites of cattle as they each take 20-30 blood meals PER day. Don't let these pesky creatures diminish your cattle [...]

2019 Cattle Mineral Meeting

2019-02-13T12:58:36-05:00February 18th, 2019||

Cattle owners, the 2019 date for our annual Cattle Mineral Meeting is Monday, February 18, 2019.  Join us for good food, a steak dinner, important information and fellowship. Speakers and representatives from Purina Animal Nutrition, and other great vendors will be in attendance. NEW LOCATION this year!! We will be at The Crawford Community Center. Address is 999 [...]

2018 Cattle Mineral Meeting

2019-02-13T09:23:37-05:00January 8th, 2018|Past Events|

Cattle owners, the 2018 date for our annual Cattle Mineral Meeting at The Amsler Building, 6735 Avenue G, Crawford, TX 76657 is Monday, February 26, 2018.  We loved using this fabulous space for last year's meeting, so we are doing it again. Join us for good food, a steak dinner, important information and fellowship. Speakers and representatives from Purina [...]

Purina Rangeland 25N Protein Tub

2019-02-13T09:35:44-05:00June 1st, 2017|McGregor News|

It is June and available pasture grass will get scarcer and scarcer as the weather outside heats up. The Purina Mills Rangeland 25N Protein Tub is an all natural product with 25% Protein and 5% Fat. RangeLand Protein Tubs are a free choice supplement designed for beef cattle on forage diets providing less than 8% [...]

Cattle Mineral Meeting : February 22

2019-02-13T09:24:23-05:00January 9th, 2017|Past Events|

Cattle owners, save this date, Wednesday, February 22 at 7:00pm for our annual Cattle Mineral Meeting at The Amsler Building, 6735 Avenue G, Crawford, TX 76657.  We loved using this fabulous space for last year's meeting, so we are doing it again. Join us for good food, important information and fellowship. Speakers and representatives from Purina Animal Nutrition, [...]

Stocker Cattle Program :: July 6

2019-02-13T09:25:59-05:00February 23rd, 2016|Past Events|

Cattle producers, make plans to attend the Stocker Cattle Program on July 6 at the Auction Barn in West and earn 1 CEU. More info and an Event Schedule are below. You must call the McLennan County Extension Office at 254-757-5180 to RSVP by June 6, 2016. Stocker Cattle Program July 6, 2016 West Auction [...]

Purina Fly Control Mineral Tubs

2019-02-13T09:41:57-05:00April 3rd, 2015|McGregor News|

Think ahead and prevent flies from raiding your cattle. McGregor General Store offers Purina’s Wind & Rain Fly Control Mineral Tubs to decrease the fly population around your cattle. We have them in 125lb. and 225lb. tubs. Purina’s Wind and Rain® Fly Control minerals are designed to reduce fly populations. Flies cause significant discomfort for [...]

Help with Brush Control :: April 25

2019-02-13T10:48:47-05:00April 3rd, 2015|Past Events|

Join us on Saturday, April 25 for 8:00am - 12:00pm when we will have Adam Dugan with Crop Production Services on site at McGregor General Store.  Adam will have a booth set up to answer your questions in regards to brush control in pastures, along fence rows, etc. In addition, McGregor General Store is offering [...]

Noromectin Pour-On for Cattle

2019-02-13T09:34:11-05:00September 9th, 2013|Articles, McGregor News|

Stop by McGregor General Store and pickup Noromectin Pour-On for Cattle for only $46.99. Noromectin Pour-On for Cattle is an ivermectin-based endectocide for the effective treatment and control of a wide range of internal and external parasites of beef and non-lactating dairy cattle. Noromectin (ivermectin) Pour-On delivers internal and external parasite control in one convenient low-volume [...]

Cattle Corner Tips

2019-02-13T09:27:40-05:00May 29th, 2012|Articles|

  Creep feeding 60 days prior to weaning should be considered for a couple of reasons. During the later stages of nursing milk production is decreasing. At the same time the calves are growing so there is a difference between available nutrients and what is needed to optimize calf growth. In addition, calves that have [...]