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Large Choice-Select Beef Value Spreads

December 5, 2019

By : Josh Maples, Assistant Professor and Extension Economist, Department of Agricultural Economics, Mississippi State University The widespread between Choice…

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USMEF Statement on Approval of U.S.-Japan Trade Agreement

December 4, 2019

Today the Upper House of the Japanese Parliament approved the U.S.-Japan trade agreement, which will greatly improve access for U.S.…

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Winter storm impacts markets in many ways

December 4, 2019

By : Derrell S. Peel, Oklahoma State University Extension Livestock Marketing Specialist   A major winter storm disrupted Thanksgiving travel…

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NCBA Seeks Clarity and Consistency in Beef Origin Labeling Practices

December 4, 2019

NCBA Staff Directed to Work With USDA to Verify Beef Origin Labeling Claims WASHINGTON (Dec. 3, 2019) — The National…

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  Cow / Calf Corner

It’s Time to Take a Fresh Look at Trichomoniasis Management

December 6, 2019

DULUTH, Ga. (Dec. 3, 2019) — “There’s not another disease out there that approaches the economic significance of trichomoniasis for a…

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3 Tips to Reduce Shipping Stress

December 5, 2019

Courtesy of vitaferm.com Change is never easy. That is true if you’re a young person moving away to attend college,…

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  Stocker Special

A Guide to Selling Stockers

December 4, 2019

Courtesy of vitaferm.com For cow-calf producers who spring calve, now seems like a logical time to market weaned calves. You’ve…

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Corn Silage: Good wintertime feed

November 19, 2019

By : Terri Queck-Matzie Corn silage can be a good feedstuff for cattle through the winter months. “Silage can provide…

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  Feedlot Focus

CAB Insider & Market Update

December 4, 2019

MARKET UPDATE By Paul Dykstra December 4, 2019 Cattle feeders took a firmer grip on the rope last week with…

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Winter Effects on Cattle Performance

December 3, 2019

By : Jiehua Xiong and Jana Gramkow, Ph.D., Great Plains Livestock Consulting, Inc. With another winter right around the corner,…

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Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations Training to be held on December 11

December 2, 2019

BROOKINGS, S.D. – An environmental training session for operators of Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs) will be held December 11 at…

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  Upcoming Events

Mon 09

Cattle Risk Management Workshop Offered on December 9, 2019

December 9 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Broken Bow Nebraska
Tue 10

Beef Quality Assurance Transportation Certification Session Is Dec. 10

December 10 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Worthington South Dakota
Tue 10

Beef Quality Assurance Transportation Certification Needed to Deliver Cattle

December 10 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Worthing South Dakota
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  Market Reports

  Marketing & Management

Supplementing Poor Quality Hay

December 6, 2019

By : Clif Little, OSU Extension, Guernsey county Forage can provide most of the nutritional requirements of a beef herd…

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Do Cover Crops Grown for Feed Need Fertilizer?

December 5, 2019

By : Christine Gelley, – Christine Gelley, Ohio State University Agriculture and Natural Resources Extension Educator, Noble County The benefits…

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Cattle Risk Management Workshop Offered on December 9, 2019

December 4, 2019

Cattle producers will learn strategies designed to reduce risk exposure to achieve a profitable outcome in uncertain times at the…

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Importing Manure

December 3, 2019

By : Charles White, Assistant Professor of Soil Fertility and Nutrient Management, and Robert Meinen, Senior Extension Associate Poultry litter…

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  Company News

Merck Animal Health Again Joins Sponsorship of Stockmanship & Stewardship Program to Benefit Cattle Handling

December 6, 2019

NCBA Producer Education Program Will Host up to five regional events in 2020 CENTENNIAL, CO (Dec. 2, 2019) — Up…

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KUHN Wins Two ASABE Awards

December 3, 2019

KUHN was recently awarded two AE50 awards from the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE).   AE50 awards…

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  Beef News

OCA Replacement Female Sale Results

December 6, 2019

By : John Grimes, OCA Replacement Female Sale Manager The Ohio Cattlemen’s Association (OCA) held their seventh annual Replacement Female…

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USMEF Statement on European Parliament’s Approval of U.S.-EU Beef Access Agreement

December 5, 2019

On Nov. 28, the European Parliament voted to approve a plan granting the United States a country-specific share of the…

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