Jack Dillard: Cattlemen, Take a Look at Open Females Before Winter

By Jack Dillard, The Times, Shreveport

As we go into winter (best get our thinking there, we have already had some freezing temperatures), no cattleman large or small needs to winter an open female. Take a close look at your open females, and with your other eye, check the slaughter cow markets and see if you want to sell the animal now or add a little weight.