Industry News

K-State’s DeRouchey sees common thread among world’s livestock producers

September 17, 2019

By: Pat Melgares MANHATTAN, Kan. – They came from around the world, nearly 300 strong, to talk about raising farm…

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MBA Program Hits Landmark Participation Level

September 17, 2019

Courtesy of: Kansas Livestock Association The checkoff-funded Masters of Beef Advocacy (MBA) program reached a milestone in August when the…

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Feed Situation

September 17, 2019

By: Matthew Diersen, Risk & Business Management Specialist, Ness School of Management & Economics, South Dakota State University Large rainfall…

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Growing demand in China dominates global beef trade

September 16, 2019

By: Derrell S.  Peel, Oklahoma State University Extension Livestock Marketing Specialist In the last two or three years, China has…

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  Cow / Calf Corner

Are the replacement heifers ready for the fall breeding season?

September 16, 2019

By: Glenn Selk, Oklahoma State University Emeritus Extension Animal Scientist Fall-calving herds will be breeding replacement heifers in late November. …

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Start selecting 2020 Illinois Performance Tested bulls

September 16, 2019

By: Travis Meteer, University of Illinois Extension URBANA, Ill. – Seedstock breeders should be identifying bulls they plan to consign…

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  Stocker Special

Options for immature corn

September 16, 2019

Courtesy of: Michigan State University Extension One challenge this year is wondering whether the corn crop will mature before frost…

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Heart of America Grazing Conference, October 29-30

September 11, 2019

Courtesy of: OSU Beef Cattle Letter Make plans now to attend the 2019 Heart of America Grazing Conference — Kicking…

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  Feedlot Focus

CASNR leads effort to boost marbling in beef without increasing overall fatness

September 16, 2019

The desire to find the juiciest piece of beef, be it a steak or ribs or roast, isn’t limited to…

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Feed Mixing 101

September 14, 2019

By: Jana Gramkow, Ph.D., Great Plains Livestock Consulting,Inc. Mixing feed is a key quality control point in cattle feeding operations,…

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Controlling Feed Yard Dust

September 14, 2019

As the afternoon sun begins to wane, the particulate matter in the air is apparent. A cloud of dust particles…

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  Marketing & Management

Frequently Asked Questions about Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) in Farm Ponds used to Water Livestock

September 17, 2019

By: Michelle Arnold, DVM-Ruminant Extension Veterinarian (UKVDL) Water is the most essential nutrient in the diet of cattle and during…

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Understanding Feed and Forage Test Results

September 17, 2019

By: Steve Boyles, OSU Beef Extension Specialist Properly interpreting a forage sample analysis report may be the most important thing…

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Is Whole Pasture Spraying Necessary?

September 13, 2019

By: James Doyle, SDSU Extension Natural Resource Management Field Specialist A lush, native South Dakota pasture with a variety of…

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  Company News

Introducing the KUHN MM 890 Merge Maxx® Hay Merger

September 16, 2019

With 30’ of pickup in a single pass, the KUHN MM 890 Merge Maxx® hay merger is the newest addition…

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KUHN GA 15131 Quad-Rotor Rotary Rake Sets World Record

September 6, 2019

KUHN is excited to announce that on August 26, 2019 the first ever-raking world record was achieved by raking 467…

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Seed like a PRO with the new KUHN 9400NT No-Till Grain Drill

September 5, 2019

Kuhn North America, Inc., is pleased to introduce the new KUHN 9400NT no-till grain drill. The 9400NT is designed for…

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  Beef News

The Five Freedoms: A history lesson in animal care and welfare

September 16, 2019

Courtesy of: Michigan State University Extension Concern about animal care and welfare is not a new topic for those who…

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ICA seeking young cattle producers for leadership program

September 10, 2019

AMES, IOWA –In an on-going effort to build future leadership for both the Iowa cattle industry and the Iowa Cattlemen’s…

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