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Looking for timely information to help you manage your livestock operation? Welcome to the Block Talk Podcast brought to you by CRYSTALYX® Brand Supplements. It all adds up to Results by the Barrel.

    Grazing fescue pastures: Getting your cattle out of the shade

    Grazing fescue pastures: Getting your cattle out of the shade

    The issue of fescue toxicity in cattle and other species has been a problem for a long time, and we’re still working on solutions to offset the decreased production responses we see. Sam Strahan discusses what can be done to help cattle overcome some of the negative effects of grazing fescue pastures.

    • 11 min
    Bull market: Tips for buying and maintaining bulls

    Bull market: Tips for buying and maintaining bulls

    Many spring calving herds are deep into calving season, but now is also a busy time for bull sales. Listen to Jill Peine discuss
    tips for selecting new bulls and nutritional advice on how best to maintain those bulls before and during breeding season.

    • 13 min
    Spring calving: Setting calves up for good gut health

    Spring calving: Setting calves up for good gut health

    What does good gut health really mean for a cow and what can cow-calf producers do nutritionally to set calves up for good gut health? Listen to Jon Albro discuss what cow-calf producers need to be focused on as we enter calving season on the latest Block Talk Podcast.

    • 12 min
    CRYSTALYX® Blueprint® dairy products: Filling in the TMR safety net

    CRYSTALYX® Blueprint® dairy products: Filling in the TMR safety net

    Supplementing dairy cattle with CRYSTALYX fills in the TMR safety net and actually costs less than over fortifying the diet. Listen to Tim Clark discuss the exciting new updates to the CRYSTALYX dairy products and why dairy producers should use a self-fed supplement.

    • 12 min
    The long history of CRYSTALYX® Brand Supplements

    The long history of CRYSTALYX® Brand Supplements

    Legend has it that the idea for CRYSTALYX came while observing how hard candy was made at Knott’s Berry Farm more than 44 years ago. The original formulations were few and quite simple
    and were initially packaged in 50-pound cardboard boxes instead of the steel barrels we recognize today. Mark Robbins discusses where CRYSTALYX® came from and where it’s going.

    • 12 min
    Overall health and productivity in beef and dairy herds: Blueprint® total replacement program

    Overall health and productivity in beef and dairy herds: Blueprint® total replacement program

    If Mother Nature can get it right – so can we. The Blueprint® concept is a total replacement of inorganic trace minerals with organic trace minerals, which are better absorbed and utilized by
    livestock. Listen to Sam Strahan talk about the research behind the Blueprint® program and the results producers are seeing in their operations.

    • 17 min

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