Customize Ration Settings

Every feedlot is different. Customize Performance Beef to fit your business. Learn how to customize your ration settings by following the steps below.

  1. Click on the Account Settings button on the top right corner of your Performance Beef account.

  2. Scroll down to Ration Settings.

    1. Ration Page Display: Select your preference on how each ingredient within a ration in the Rations tab is displayed.

      1. As Fed Percentage (Default)

      2. Dry Matter Percentage

      3. As Fed and Dry Matter Percentage

        1. This option will show both values for each ingredient within a ration.

      1. Maintain Ration %: This setting allows you to choose what value you want to hold constant or maintain when a feed ingredient dry matter percentage changes.

    Note: For example, when you change the dry matter percentage of any given ingredient in the Inventory tab, this setting will allow you to choose whether you want the As Fed % or the Dry Matter % of the ration to be held constant.

        1. As Fed Percentage (Default)
        2.   Dry Matter Percentage
    3.  Once you change your settings, the Account Settings tab will save automatically.



    After customizing the settings listed above, you are now able to view and change your rations in a familiar way. It is important to have the ability to customize these settings to best fit your feedlot. There are more settings that could affect your day-to-day operations located in Account Settings. For more information on how to customize your Performance Beef account, read the Customize Overview Settings article below. 


    Our Customer Success team is here to help. If you have questions, contact us by calling 515-337-2187 or email us at Be sure to take advantage of our complete resource library and how-to videos created to help you succeed.


    Customize Overview Settings - Read this article to learn how to customize your Overview tab.

    Create and Manage Rations - Read this article to create a new ration or archive old ones.

    Setting Feed Calls - Make setting feed calls part of your daily routine within Performance Beef.