Livestock Decision Tools

Tool Description Tool Link
Breakeven Cow-Q-Lator An Excel worksheet for feeders or cull cows
Breeding Cost Cow-Q-Lator An Excel spreadsheet to estimate the cost of maintaining bulls for your herd
Bull Value Cow-Q-Lator An Excel worksheet that compares value differences among bulls of the same type
Corn Stalk Grazing Cow-Q-Lator An Excel worksheet for matching livestock size and numbers with corn stalk acres needed with a cost
Cow-calf Cost Cow-Q-Lator An Excel worksheet that calculates the cost of raising one calf
Cow-calf Share Lease Cow-Q-Lator An Excel worksheet for feeders or cull cows
Cow/Heifer Breeding Cost Cow-Q-Lator An Excel spreadsheet to estimate the cost of maintaining bulls for your herd
Feed Cost Cow-Q-Lator An Excel worksheet that compares the cost of TDN and Crude Protein in different feeds and calculates the amount and total cost given herd size and days fed
Nebraska Cow-calf Budgets Systems budgets for cattle using representative herds in Nebraska
Sheep and Goat Enterprise Budgets sheep and goat enterprise budget templates and examples are designed to help producers in their production decisions.