Industry News

USDA APHIS to Begin FMD Vaccine Bank Strategy

August 17, 2019

Courtesy of: Texas Cattle Feeders Association USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) announced initial plans to carry out…

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FDA Soliciting Comments on Transit to Slaughter and Zero-Day Withdrawal Periods

August 17, 2019

Courtesy of: Texas Cattle Feeders Association Last Friday, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) called for comments on transit times…

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DOT Proposes New Trucking Rule Changes

August 17, 2019

Courtesy of: Texas Cattle Feeders Association The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) proposed reform to…

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Tyson Foods Beef Packing Plant to Rebuild, Market Impacts from Fire

August 16, 2019

Courtesy of: Texas Cattle Feeders Association Tyson is working “as quickly as possible” to return its Holcomb, Kan., beef processing…

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  Cow / Calf Corner

One thing leads to another

August 16, 2019

By: Kylee Kohls There’s a cause and a consequence for everything. You can see it in cow herds just before…

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What Does the Future Hold? Cattle Breeding Techniques

August 16, 2019

Courtesy of: North Dakota State University Livestock Extension New breeding techniques continue to progress. Here is a review of the…

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  Stocker Special

Compaction; It happens in pasture lands too!

August 14, 2019

By: Victor Shelton, NRCS State Agronomist/Grazing Specialist Compacted soils have a platy layered look, not a nice granular or cottage…

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Utilizing Cutting-Edge Technology to Manage Grazing Cattle Without Fencing Boundaries

August 13, 2019

By: Charlotte Talbott, Noble Research Institute As I prepared for my summer in Ardmore, Oklahoma, I found myself wondering about…

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  Feedlot Focus

CAB Insider — Tyson fire and market update

August 14, 2019

MARKET UPDATE By Paul Dykstra August 14, 2019 Last week’s fed cattle market now seems as dated as the May…

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Forward Contracting Activity

August 14, 2019

By: Matthew Diersen, Risk & Business Management Specialist, Ness School of Management & Economics, South Dakota State University Seasonally, mid-summer…

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BQA: One Year Later

August 14, 2019

Garth Ruff, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Ohio State University Extension, Henry County (originally published in The Ohio Cattleman…

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Hanen Automatic Cattle Feeder Model LSF-12 Engineered to Expand for Future Cattle Herd Growth

August 7, 2019

Reedsburg, WI: Service Line, Inc. announces new increased functionality of their Hanen Model LSF-12 Automatic Solar-Powered Cattle Feeder designed for…

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High HP Single Phase Electric Motors Coupled with Pumps Provide “Out of the Box” Productivity

August 7, 2019

(Cincinnati, OH) – Single Phase Power Solutions, the world’s only manufacturer of high horsepower single phase electric motors, match their…

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Rock River Laboratory Releases Updated FeedScan App

August 6, 2019

By: Buffy Uglow, Rock River Laboratory, Inc. Watertown, Wis. [August 6th, 2019] – Rock River Laboratory announces the release of…

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  Marketing & Management

AgriLife Extension offers 12-week online training for new agriculture businesses

August 15, 2019

By: Kay Ledbetter, Texas A&M Agriculture & Life Sciences COLLEGE STATION – Generation Next: Our Turn to Ranch is a…

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Grazing Options for Supplementing Poor Quality Forages

August 13, 2019

By: Chris Penrose, OSU Extension Educator, Agriculture & Natural Resources, Morgan County – 7/17/19 Many of us will be feeding…

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Proper vaccine storage is critical to disease protection

August 13, 2019

Glenn Selk, Oklahoma State University Emeritus Extension Animal Scientist Each year cow calf producers spend thousands of dollars for vaccine…

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  Beef News

Beef is Big Business

August 15, 2019

Dr. Andrew Griffith, Assistant Professor, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics Beef is big business, but just how big of…

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Beef Bites

August 8, 2019

Calling all Pizza lovers!! Dill Pickle Hamburger Pizza sounds amazing and we can’t wait to give this one a try!…

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