Tag Archive: Older

Culling Older Cows from the Herd Before Winter

Research shows that 10 year old and older cows are much less likely to remain productive in the herd, so it is wise to sell them before health issues make them unmarketable.  Photo credit:  Oklahoma State University. Glenn Selk, Oklahoma State University Emeritus Extension Animal Scientist Cull cows represent approximately 20% of the gross income …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/10/13/culling-older-cows-from-the-herd-before-winter/

Tips for Talking to Older Adults

As I begin to age, I am finding that many of my co-workers, friends and I are dealing with aging parents.  Often times, it is trying and difficult to communicate with aging family and friends.  Hopefully, this article with give you some tips that will make talking with older adults just a little easier. Three …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/05/18/tips-for-talking-to-older-adults/