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Drought Management Tips for Beef Cattle Producers

Updated September 09, 2022
Ken Olson

Ken Olson

Professor & SDSU Extension Beef Specialist

Written with contributions by Adele Harty, former SDSU Extension Cow/Calf Field Specialist.

Dealing with drought is an ever-present issue. Even when drought is not occurring, producers are either recovering from one or should be planning for the next. Thus, these tips for drought management cover the spectrum of creation and execution of a drought management plan in good times and bad.