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Ford County Feed Yard Inc. by Danny Herrmann
Ford County Feed YardWe are a Family Owned OperationStarted in 1972 by George HerrmannFeeding Capacity of 55,000 headAnnual shipments 120,000+ head
Ford County Feed YardAlfalfa Hay 18,000 TonsSteam Flaked Corn 3,480,000 BushelsHi Moisture Corn 2,400,000 BushelsSilage 22,500 TonsSupplement 10,500 TonsFat Molasses 5,000 TonsAvg. 600+ tons / day
State of Art Computerized Feed mill with micro ingredient technology Plant was Built 1998 $3.5 Million
2.4 million bushel annually
Hospital CrewGuided by a Consulting VetDoctoring and care of sick animalsTracking of Bullers and AbortsTracking of Animal Health RecordsSafe to Ship
Hereford VerifiedFCFY has fed 15,500 CHB cattle since 2005Over 150 producers from 26 different statesProcurement avenues:HerfNetCHB staffHereford state sponsored salesVideo salesSale BarnsDirect salesPartnerships with producers
Marketing Hereford Verified Cattle HV cattle +.75/cwt over KS weighted avg. HV cattle +$12/hd in lot avg > 50% choice HV cattle +$25/hd that are QSA, SA, RFID QSA( Quality System Assurance) SA( Source & Age) RFID( Radio Frequency Identification) HV cattle enrolled + $3/hd HV cattle free performance/carcass data
Sample Pen of HV cattle60 str avg out weight 1368#KS Live Cattle Top $88/cwtWith Hereford Verified Premium withQSA verification $90.52/cwtA premium of $2.52/cwt, or ($34.48 per head)
HV vs USPBCompared USPB to Hereford Verified with(Age and Sourced Verification)Pen 656 Total Premium $34.48 per hdPer USPB Web SiteFor Fiscal Year 2006 There membersearned an avg of $21.55 per hd, over theCash Market.
Profitable Herefords vs Non Profitable HerefordsHeath programsMineral programsConvert pounds of intake to gainGrading abilityWeigh upShrinkHealth, Health & HEALTH!
HV Cattle shipped & fed togetherRanch X, 60 head Ranch Y, 41 headIn weight #604 In weight #667Avg medicine $43.57/hd Avg medicine $16.31/hd52 hd treated $ 43.57/hd 34 hd treated $19.11/hd21 hd treated $ 88.73/hdTotal medicine $2,614.15 Total Medicine $ 668.856 - DEADS 0 - DEADS
Difference in response to treatments Ranch X Ranch Yhd treated DOF hd treated DOF51 11-20 34 11-2024 21-3052 31-4014 41-5011 51-607 61-705 71-803 81-901 91-10013 > -100
Processing History at FeedyardArrival 10/20/06Relinent, Blackleg, Vitamins, Ivomec, Ralgrow,7cc DraxxinRe-vac-11/16/06Bovi-SheildRe-vac-12/27/06Bovi-Sheild, re-implant