Myths vs. Facts

Myth: Farmers and ranchers leave their cattle to fend for themselves in frigid winter conditions, such as the polar vortex.

The Facts: Winter is tough on all of us - every living thing is struggling to stay warm in the sub-zero temperatures that the polar vortex has caused across the nation. However, there are several steps farmers and ranchers take to ensure the best care possible for their livestock.

We know it's cold across the country. Read more about how livestock producers take care of their cattle during the winter. (