Skip to main content

Cold Makes Calving Difficult In Barnes County

March 28, 2013

Jim Stevens

Barnes County cattle rancher Jim Stevens is not as positive about his older cows. It is a tough time for calving because of the cold weather. Going from a heifer's internal body temperature of 101 degrees to below freezing is hard on calves. The temperature difference is a shock to new calves.

This season is a tough one for calving with a relatively late spring and much snow still on the ground near his Bar Lazy S Ranch off the Kathryn Road south of Valley City.

More in Thursday's Times-Record

Approximately 70 to 75 students and staff participate in intramural basketball at Valley City High...
The intramural program at Valley City High School offers students a chance to play sports in a fun...
Florida's Gulf Coast shore offers an amazing March vacation. See Thursday's Times-Record to read...

 

Classified Ads

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes