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<br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> IN THIS ISSUE<br /> 6 PUBLISHER STATEMENT<br /> 8 INDUSTRY NEWS<br /> Trending news from around the cattle world.<br /> 16 CERTIFIED CALF<br /> PRECONDITIONING<br /> A look into financial incentives for wean-<br /> ing calves on the ranch prior to shipping.<br /> 20 BOVINE RESPIRATORY<br /> DISEASE<br /> The most common and costly disease<br /> affecting the North American beef cattle<br /> industry.<br /> American<br /> Products and Services for American Cattlemen<br /> Vol. 43 • No. 9 • September 2017<br /> COLUMNS<br /> STARTING AND<br /> 28 MANAGING A DEFINED<br /> CALVING SEASON<br /> Of all the management practices used to<br /> improve both the economic success and<br /> performance of cow-calf production, hav-<br /> ing a defined calving season is the most<br /> important. 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