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  Industry News

Mexico’s Impact on Cattle on Feed Placements

By : Jared Geiser, Research Assistant, and Brenda Boetel, Professor and Extension Economist, Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Wisconsin-River…

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NCBA Requests Immediate Action To Reduce Trade Barriers in Japan

Courtesy of kla.org   NCBA this week urged the Trump administration to move quickly to tear down trade barriers for…

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Trump Administration Proposal Would Clarify WOTUS Rule

Courtesy of kla.org    Following years of uncertainty related to the 2015 waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule, the Trump…

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  Cow / Calf Corner

Take advantage of nice weather in December

By : Glenn Selk, Oklahoma State University Emeritus Extension Animal Scientist   These pleasant December days could be put to…

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What Did it Cost to Produce a Pound of Calf This Year?

By : Aaron Berger, Nebraska Extension Beef Educator   Right after weaning is a good time to analyze the business…

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Grazing Fall Pairs on Cornstalks

By : Karla H. Jenkins, UNL Cow/Calf Systems and Stocker Management   Supplementation is important for pairs grazing cornstalk residue.…

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  Stocker Special

Mineral feeding can reduce the risk of grass tetany next spring

By : Glenn Selk, Oklahoma State University Emeritus Extension Animal Scientist   Much of Oklahoma and the Southern Plains will…

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Growing weaned heifers on wheat pasture

By : Glenn Selk, Oklahoma State University Emeritus Extension Animal Scientist   Many areas of Oklahoma have grown some wheat…

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  Feedlot Focus


KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Dec. 4, 2018)—Ahead of its 10th annual banquet on January 29, 2019, the Cattle Feeders Hall of Fame…

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NDSU Feedlot School Set for Jan 23-24

Cattle producers, feeders, backgrounders, feed industry personnel, animal health-care suppliers and others will have an opportunity to learn more about…

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Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations Training in Huron on December 5, 2018

BROOKINGS, S.D. – SDSU Extension hosts an environmental training session for operators of Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFO), policy makers and concerned…

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  Upcoming Events

Jan 03

Central Texas Cow-Calf Clinic Jan. 3 in Cameron

January 3, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cameron Texas
Jan 09

K-State to host calving schools across Kansas :: Russell

January 9, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Russell Kansas
Jan 16

K-State to host calving schools across Kansas :: Montezuma

January 16, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Montezuma Kansas

  Market Reports

  Company News


  Weight and test information stored in transaction record and included in exported data Kansas City, MO – Fairbanks Scales…

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Plan Ahead When Hauling Livestock in Adverse Weather

Wouldn’t it be nice if every livestock show was just a short drive from home? And wouldn’t it be even…

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Tips to Manage Cold Stress for Calves

  It’s never too early to start planning how you’re going to get your newborn calves off to a thriving…

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  Marketing & Management

Time to Roll Up the Sleeves

By : Dr. Les Anderson, Extension Professor, University of Kentucky Unfortunately, the beef industry sits in the middle of a…

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Is There an Optimal Weight for Marketing Calves?

By : Dr. Andrew Griffith, Assistant Professor, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Tennessee There have been a…

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By : Travis Meteer, Extension Educator, Commercial Agriculture   Wet, cold weather continues to persist in Illinois. Naturally, these conditions…

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  Beef News

“Roast Perfect” app takes the guesswork out of roasting beef

Contact : Miranda Reiman Comprehensive tool for the holidays offers hands-on help in the kitchen   WOOSTER, Ohio, December 11,…

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Beef Genetics Researchers Seek to Understand Technology Utilization: Survey Respondents Sought

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Beef cattle producers have a wide range of selection tools available for use in selection of breeding…

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