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Beltway Beef Podcast: Colin Woodall Provides an Update on NCBA’s Actions in COVID-19 Crisis

April 2, 2020

In today’s Beltway Beef podcast, NCBA CEO Colin Woodall provides an update on the actions that NCBA has taken in…

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Expert Discusses Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic on Agriculture

April 1, 2020

The COVID-19 outbreak and subsequent actions taken to mitigate the pandemic have already had a significant effect on the world…

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Update on COVID-19’s Impact on the Cattle Market

April 1, 2020

Join TSCRA as we continue to update you on how COVID-19 is impacting the cattle market. We’ll keep these updates…

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Ag Operations Can Still Operate Under Statewide Stay-At-Home Order

March 30, 2020

Courtesy of kla.org   Gov. Laura Kelly has issued a statewide stay-at-home order for Kansas that is set to begin…

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NCBA Sends Letter to Ag Secretary Perdue Urging Aid for American Cattle Producers

March 30, 2020

WASHINGTON (March 27, 2020) – Following final passage of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act by the…

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  Industry News

Cattle on Feed

April 3, 2020

By : Brenda Boetel, Professor, Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Wisconsin-River Falls The USDA released the latest Cattle on…

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Generational Perceptions about Meat

April 3, 2020

Baby Boomers have different perceptions about buying meat than younger generations.  Based on a recent white paper, Generational Shifts, boomers believe that…

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Auction Market Owners Share Issues With Lawmakers

April 2, 2020
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  Cow / Calf Corner

Bull management prior to the breeding season

March 30, 2020

By : Glenn Selk, Oklahoma State University Emeritus Extension Animal Scientist Before the breeding season begins, a few simple management…

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Colostrum and Passive Immunity; Critical to the Health of a New Born Calf

March 30, 2020
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  Feedlot Focus

Water Management Tip

April 1, 2020

By Robert Jones, M.S. & Luke Miller, M.S. Water is a precious resource and all living things depend on it…

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MINDFUL MANAGEMENT

March 31, 2020

Reimagining Liver Health in Beef Cattle By Miranda Reiman Undetectable diseases are hard to cure. You can’t look at a…

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  Upcoming Events

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Louisiana Master Cattleman classes to begin March 10 in Many

April 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Many Louisiana
Tue 07

Online Anhydrous Ammonia Safety Training Set

April 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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  Marketing & Management

NDSU Extension to Host Grazing Cover Crops Webinar Series

April 3, 2020

Producers will have an opportunity to learn about grazing cover crops during a webinar series that North Dakota State University…

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Online Anhydrous Ammonia Safety Training Set

April 3, 2020

Source : Kurt Froelich   Anyone who works with anhydrous ammonia, especially those applying nitrogen fertilizer on crop fields, will…

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  Company News

Step-N-Secure® Announces Product Coverage for All Major Full-Size Pickups, Add Trio of Rep Groups

March 23, 2020

SARASOTA, FLORIDA – Step-N-Secure®, a combination pickup truck lift handle and tie-down post, is now available for all major full-size…

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Sanitize COVID-19 Corona Virus with Handheld UVC Lights

March 19, 2020

  Need a quick and effective way to sanitize work sites from the corona virus? Our powerful handheld UVC fluorescent…

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  Beef News

KBC Connecting with Consumers

April 2, 2020

In response to the changing societal norms brought on by the coronavirus, the Kansas Beef Council (KBC) has increased its…

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There’s no shortage of beef. So why are the meat cases empty?

March 27, 2020

By : Katrina Huffstutler When I reached the back of the grocery store, it all hit home. There was no…

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  Stocker Special

Livestock Field Day to be held in North Central Kansas

March 3, 2020

Make plans to attend the 2nd annual Stock Growers Field Day on Tuesday, March 31, 2020.  The event will be highlighted…

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Economics of Yearling Systems – A Review

March 2, 2020

By : Erin Laborie, Nebraska Extension Educator If yearlings are being retained through the finishing phase, it can be beneficial…

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