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Cattlemen Applaud Congressional Request for Avian Predator Management Flexibility

November 15, 2019

Courtesy of ncba.org WASHINGTON (Nov. 5, 2019) – Ethan Lane, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association vice president of government affairs, today…

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Beef Export Data Highlights Need For Tariff Relief

November 14, 2019

Courtesy of kla.org According to the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF), U.S. beef exports to Japan continue to reflect the…

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Cow-Calf Producers Responding to Market Events and the Beginning of a Beef Cow Selloff

November 13, 2019

By : Dr. Elliott Dennis, Assistant Professor, Livestock Marketing Economist, Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Nebraska – Lincoln The…

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NCBA Supports Effort to Combat Antimicrobial Resistance

November 13, 2019

Courtesy of ncba.org   BQA Program Enlists Beef Producer Engagement in Initiative The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) believes that…

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  Cow / Calf Corner

Understanding the Value of Grass in Nebraska

November 14, 2019

By : Aaron Berger, Nebraska Extension Beef Educator Understanding the value of grass and the opportunities available to grow and…

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Pelvic Area Measurements in the Management of Replacement Heifers

November 14, 2019

By : Tom R. Troxel, Professor and Associate Department Head ­Animal Science, Courtesy of University of Arkansas  Division of Agriculture…

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  Stocker Special

Unharvested Corn Can be Feed for Cattle

October 30, 2019

Sources : Kevin Sedivec, Miranda Meehan, Karl Hoppe and Janna Block, NDSU Extension Service   The 2019 growing season has…

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Interpretive Summary: Endophyte-infected fescue fed to stocker steers

October 28, 2019

By: Jackie Walling Courtesy of American Society of Animal Science A recent article published in the Journal of Animal Science evaluated the…

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  Feedlot Focus

Proper Ingredient Sampling Leads to More Precise Rations

November 15, 2019

By : Dr. Karl Harborth and Dr. Jason Warner, Great Plains Livestock Consulting, Inc.   Feed is the single greatest…

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Manure Rules not just for Large CAFOs

November 8, 2019

By : Leslie Johnson, UNL Animal Manure Management Project Coordinator   Have you ever been overwhelmed by the amount of…

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The Dependable Feed Efficiency Tool You Could be Overlooking

November 7, 2019

Watertown, Wis. [November 4th, 2019] – Measuring the amount of starch in cattle manure is essential to keeping track of efficiency and…

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  Marketing & Management

“Who do you want to work for you?”

November 15, 2019

By : Aaron Berger, Nebraska Extension Beef Educator   Finding and hiring the right person for a position starts first…

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Grass Awns Can Cause Significant Medical Problems to Animals

November 15, 2019

By : Time McDermott, DVM, OSU Extension Educator, Franklin County (originally published in Farm and Dairy) Because foxtail awn are shaped similar…

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The Science Behind 50-degree Soil and Nitrogen Application

November 14, 2019

By : Leslie Johnson, UNL Animal Manure Management Coordinator, Dan Anderson, Iowa State University This article was originally published on the “Manure…

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Manure Transfer from Permitted Livestock Operations

November 13, 2019
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  Company News

Starbar® Alluvium™ Cockroach Gel Bait Reduces Chance of Profit-Robbing Infestation

November 15, 2019

Industry leader in insect control now brings a new form of control for cockroaches to agriculture operations and commercial facilities…

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Maximize grazing season with long-duration implants

November 8, 2019

Get more days of performance, no matter the forage type   The number of studies demonstrating the success of long-duration…

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  Beef News

BQA Certification Course @ Mitchell

November 14, 2019

BROOKINGS, S.D. – To help beef producers meet Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) certification expectations, SDSU Extension will host an in-person BQA…

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All antibiotics for livestock will soon require a vet’s prescription

November 13, 2019

Courtesy of Texas A & M AgriLife   Cattle, and all other livestock, will soon require a vet’s prescription for…

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