Wheat, cotton, peanuts, rice and even milo can substitute the usual corn and soybean rations that are becoming too costly for beef producers to consider as winter forages, says Justin Sexten, a University of Missouri Extension beef nutritionist.
“Look at everything and compare prices. Compare prices based on nutritive value. Cheap feed might not be the best buy,” says Sexten. The best choices, he notes, probably depend on what’s available....More