https://www.agriculture.com/livestock/cattle/starting-from-scratch

Jul 19, 2018 ... Three Iowa cattlemen share tips on how they're growing a herd of beef cattle.

https://www.agriculture.com/livestock/cattle/beef/starting-a-beef-herd-from-scratch_277-ar30862

Apr 5, 2013 ... Bryan Thill set his sight on raising beef cattle while he was yet in high school. But growing up on 3 acres with no natural prospects of getting ...

https://www.agriculture.com/livestock/cattle/3-key-steps-to-starting-a-beef-herd

May 30, 2018 ... Before you start a beef herd, make a business plan, assemble your ... of college, rejoining the family farming operation, and want to expand. ... Wall also says producers wanting to get into the cattle business need to be patient.

https://www.beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/cow-calf-production-largely-part-time-business

“These farms are small operations that specialize in beef cow-calf production but ... “No one can start a ranch business with ranch earnings and expect to earn ...

https://www.canr.msu.edu/news/getting_started_with_cow_calf_production

Jul 7, 2016 ... Beef cow-calf production is a popular choice of people interested in starting a farming operation. There are several reasons that make cow-calf ...

https://www.wikihow.com/Start-up-a-Beef-Cow-Calf-Operation

Apr 30, 2018 ... How to Start up a Beef Cow Calf Operation. A beef cow-calf operation is an operation on a farm or ranch where you have cows and bulls that ...

https://www.farmprogress.com/marketing/consider-no-depreciation-cow-calf-operation

Jun 22, 2017 ... Heifers should appreciate in value until 3 to 5 years old, then start ... In a traditionally managed cow-calf operation, cows are kept until death, ...

https://attra.ncat.org/calendar/question.php/what-information-can-you-give-me-on-starting-a-small-scale-grassfed-cow-calf-operation

Grassfed beef cattle production, whether you're raising 100, 10, or one, is predicated .... Managing a small cow-calf operation is a very complex endeavor, and a ...

https://extension.psu.edu/beef-cow-calf-production

Nov 22, 2014 ... Marketing and Preconditioning; Starting a Beef Cow-Calf Herd ... About two-thirds of feeder cattle marketed from cow-calf operations are sold ...

https://www.uaex.edu/publications/PDF/FSA-3117.pdf

... a larger herd, the profitability of the small cowcalf herd ..... depending upon the type of beef cattle operation ... of carrying an open cow for a year is considered.