New! Educational YouTube Videos

I have recently started producing educational videos for my job as a Livestock Extension Agent with N.C. Cooperative Extension.  These short videos range from how to take a hay sample to Beef Quality Assurance topics.  If you want a new channel to follow that not only includes livestock-related content but horticulture, foods/nutrition/cooking, 4-H, and field … Continue reading New! Educational YouTube Videos

Beef Purchasing Decisions

Do you purchase your beef from the grocery store or direct from a beef cattle farm?  Is one source better than another?  Isn't it all the same beef?  I am going to attempt to provide a little insight to beef purchasing in this blog post that can hopefully put your mind at rest. Myth: Beef … Continue reading Beef Purchasing Decisions


We hope everyone had a wonderful and relaxing Memorial Day weekend!  We are thankful for those that serve or have served our country so we can do what we love! May for us means pregnancy checking.  Yesterday, we had our veterinarian come out and palpate eight brood cows and three heifers to check for pregnancy … Continue reading Eleven