This document provides guidance on how to determine a body condition score (BCS) for beef cows.  Body condition scores are excellent indicators of the nutritional status in beef cows.  There is a strong link between the body condition of a cow and her reproductive performance- an important factor in the economics of a cow-calf operation. 

Subject
Livestock
Skill
Basic Ag & Agronomy
Format
Reference Material
Source

Virginia Cooperative Extension

Training Type
Online Learning