Angus VNR: Feed analysis keeps profit on track

Feedlot Focus

Feedyard Water: Recycle, Reuse

p16Livestock facilities across the  nation are adapting to Mother Nature. Not enough water, too much rain, heat, wind… feed yards must find ways to stay in operation, despite the challenges they face. One such yard is Ordway Feedyard near Ordway,… Continue reading →

On the Plains: trains and $2 corn

By Miranda Reiman

Consider $3,300 rail-car cost a crystal ball for the corn and cattle feeding industries.

“The grain farmer is absolutely going to get hammered to move his grain,” said Dan Basse, president of AgResource Company.  “All of this… Continue reading →

Stocker Special

Winter wheat grazing prospects this fall

Derrell S. Peel, Oklahoma State University Extension Livestock Marketing Specialist

Winter wheat grazing prospects in the Southern Plains are the best in several years; at least as indicated by winter wheat plantings.  The September 15 Crop Progress report showed Oklahoma… Continue reading →

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