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It is difficult to pick the daily rate and amount of gain that is most economical in a backgrounding program.

The future isn’t certain and resiliency is necessary in this industry.

Producers need to project whether it will be profitable to feed their calves on a backgrounding program rather than sell them at weaning.

Backgrounding is the term used when feeding calves after weaning to allow growth, improve animal health until they enter the feedlot for finishing.