Holstein Beef Production

Asked May 11, 2020, 1:22 AM EDT

My name is Keegan Mebert and I am an exhibitor at the Kent County Youth Fair in Lowell MI. My family and I have a few holstein steers that we are raising for direct to consumer market and have really enjoyed it. I have been looking into how to efficiently and effectively raise them. What truly is the best way to raise a holstein for beef? We have limited pasture so we feed a lot of grain and hay but grain becomes expensive and I feel that using silage or corn or another alternative is a better way to go. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated as I navigate this new experience! Thank you in advance for your time. Keegan Mebert

Kent County Michigan

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