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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

CATTLE FEEDERS HALL OF FAME ANNOUNCES THE 2019 INDUCTEES AND AWARD WINNERS

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

FAIRBANKS SCALES ANNOUNCES INTEGRATION OF FB2558 INSTRUMENT AND PERTEN AM 5200-A GRAIN MOISTURE TESTER

  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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MANAGING MUD ON CATTLE FARMS

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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