NOTICE:

The Seneca mill will be shutdown for software updates on Thursday July 28th, Friday July 29th & Monday August 1st. NO FEED will be manufactured on these dates in Seneca. Please plan feed orders ahead! 

                              
Countryside Keynotes

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7 Ways to Battle Heat Stress

Summer weather has undoubtably arrived and brings many challenges along with it! Heat and humidity can have a major impact on your bottom line. When nighttime temperatures fail to drop below 70°F, cattle do not have the ability to recover before the effects of the next day’s heat stress starts. Among other challenges, this causes reduced intakes and gains. Fat cattle ready for slaughter are especially affected by heat stress, and with the backlog of cattle from the COVID-19 problems, considering ways to combat heat stress is extremely important this year.

Here are a few tips for battling heat stress...

Creep Feeders

On the Fence About Creep Feeding?

We get it, creep feeding adds extra cost to your opperation, but it's an investment in your herd. Below is a list of bennefits provided to your cattle by supplementing with creep feed this summer.

  1. Supplement Nursing

  2. Increase Weaning Weights

  3. Easier Weaning Transition

  4. Reduce Grazing Pressure

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Countryside Feed Locations

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Countryside Feed, LLC

Seneca Location
Hwy 187 & US 36; PO Box 205
 Seneca, KS 66538

Phone: 785-336-6777
Toll Free: 866-268-6777
Fax: 785-336-6782
Mon - Fri: 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Hillsboro Location
101 Santa Fe Street
 Hillsboro, KS 67063

Phone: 620-947-3111
Toll Free: 877-207-6257
Fax: 620-947-5671
Mon- Fri: 8 AM - 5:30 PM

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