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  Industry News

Farm Financial Workshops offer confidential, one-on-one financial planning assistance

Farm analysts will assist in evaluating the current farming operation and alternative business plans   MANHATTAN, Kan. – With farm…

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Cattlemen Respond to National Monument Reductions: “Egregious Example of Federal Overreach Corrected in Win for Rural Communities”

(SALT LAKE CITY – December 3, 2017) – The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association and Public Lands Council applauded the White House’s plan…

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The Markets

Cattle prices have continued to decline, but are still above the late-summer lows.  Look for continued lower cash prices this…

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  Cow / Calf Corner

Heifer Selection: A Topic of the Focus on Female Heifer Conference Dec. 19, 2017

BROOKINGS, S.D. – The success of replacement programs can be measured in many ways, but is largely driven by how heifers…

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Cold snap brings fescue foot to cows on toxic fescue grass

Source: Craig Roberts   COLUMBIA, Mo. – A winter cold snap arrives. Cow’s blood flow slows. Cows start limping. It’s…

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BeefTalk: Use the Numbers When Bull Buying

By Kris Ringwall, Beef Specialist,  NDSU Extension Service The future is now: the bull-buying season. The future is in the…

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  Stocker Special

American Hereford Association Releases BOLT Genetic Evaluation

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The American Hereford Association (AHA) released the first updated expected progeny differences (EPDs) and corresponding accuracies using…

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5 Factors to Consider Before Buying Livestock Scales

By : Kevin Hill, content editor and online marketing manager at Quality Scales Unlimited   If you are a farmer…

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Who is the stocker cattle industry?

By : Derrell S. Peel, Oklahoma State University Extension Livestock Marketing Specialist   Earlier in 2017, Oklahoma State University, in…

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  Feedlot Focus

Let’s Talk BQA Assessments

By : Heidi Carroll, SDSU Extension Livestock Stewardship Associate, SDSU Animal Science Department, Courtesy of iGrow.org   During the November…

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Alltech 2017 Harvest Analysis indicates high levels of mycotoxins in corn silage across the U.S.

High levels of risk from DON, fusaric acid, T-2 and fumonisin present  [LEXINGTON, Ky.] – In 2016, corn growers faced…

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PANHANDLE PERSPECTIVES: Latest phase of chopped sugarbeet study looks at their value for feeding calves

Sugarbeets that are not processed into sugar for human consumption are being evaluated for their feeding value for cattle in…

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  Company News

New John Deere L-Series Compact Wheel Loaders Tackle Toughest Job Site Tasks

MOLINE, Ill. (Dec. 5, 2017) – The new John Deere 204L and 304L compact wheel loaders deliver higher productivity, increased…

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New KUHN VB 3100 Series Round Balers

KUHN is offering a new generation of round balers enabling you to meet the challenges of tomorrow with simple, yet…

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  Marketing & Management

Forest Service Takes “Important Step” on Greater Sage-Grouse Management

WASHINGTON (Nov. 21, 2017) – Ethan Lane, Executive Director of the Public Lands Council and the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association Federal Lands,…

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Master Marketer series set for Waco in 2018

Writer: Blair Fannin   WACO – The 2018 Master Marketer series, which assists farmers and ranchers in developing marketing plans…

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  Beef News

Beef. It’s What’s for Dinner. Celebrates Beef’s Great Taste with Creative New Ads in Time for the Holidays

Source : National Cattlemen’s Beef Association   DENVER, Dec. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — After letting turkey have its day, beef…

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