Archive for February 2015

Beef Bites

Craving a juicy steak this week? Here is a delicious recipe for Balsamic-Glazed Filet Mignon to try this weekend!  Ingredients 4 (4-ounce) beef tenderloin steaks 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper Cooking spray 2 teaspoons bottled minced garlic 1/8 teaspoon crushed red pepper 3 tablespoons dry sherry 2 tablespoons low-sodium soy sauce 1…

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Beef’s Role on the World Wide Stage

By: Terri Queck-Matzie Global demand for beef is rising, while global supplies have stayed stagnant for nearly seven years. Producers are working to change that, but even their best efforts will take three to five years to take effect. With an 80-million person per year worldwide population increase, “It’s simple economics,” says Global AgriTrends CEO…

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Your 2015 Mindset

By: Don Tyler The transition between calendar years tends to enhance the focus on our performance over the past year and our goals for the coming year. Nearly everyone experiences this tendency, but I think it is stronger in those in agriculture. The changing of the seasons, the completion of one crop and the planning…

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Digi-Star – WeighLog

Digi-Star Digi-Star introduces the WeighLog for wheel, telescopic and skidsteer loaders. This system provides a user-friendly on-board weighing system that can be used for loading, check weighing and simple batching. The WeighLog system can be retrofitted onto most loaders and forklifts as well as other hydraulic lift systems like dump carts.

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AgriLabs – Colostrx

AgriLabs AgriLabs is introducing the newly reformulated, USDA-licensed Colostrx®, a colostrum replacer and supplement designed to ensure calves receive valuable immunity and antibodies needed to survive. The next generation of Colostrx® CS and Colostrx® CR has a USDA dual-claim to aid in the treatment of FPT of immunity and to aid in the prevention of…

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Pre-Calving Vaccination Programs for Cows

By: Heather Smith Thomas The best protection against disease in newborn calves is making sure they get an adequate amount of good-quality colostrum soon after birth, containing antibodies against most of the pathogens they may encounter. If the dam has a chance to build a high level of antibodies before calving, she passes this temporary…

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Beef Bites

Looking for something quick & tasty to make this weekend? Try out this yummy Cheesy BBQ Beef & Biscuit Casserole!  Ingredients 1 can flaky biscuits (8 per pack) 1 1/2 pounds ground beef 1 cup kc masterpiece (or other sweet) BBQ sauce 1/4 cup yellow mustard 1 1/2 cup shredded sharp cheddar cheese Instructions In…

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Yamaha Motor Corp. Wolverine R Spec

Yamaha Yamaha Motor Corp., U.S.A., today introduced the Wolverine R-Spec, an all-new Side-by-Side (SxS) vehicle that sets a new standard in off-road capability and class-leading comfort. Designed and engineered for exploring extreme terrain, the Wolverine R-Spec is assembled in the U.S.A. for worldwide distribution. The 2016 Yamaha Wolverine R-Spec boasts an all-new, nimble chassis with…

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Mineral Matters

By: Mark Landefeld, Ohio State Extension Educator Measuring the consequences of mineral deficiencies in cow-calf operations can be difficult. Weight gains, which are off a few pounds usually go unnoticed, reduced milk production can’t really be measured in beef cows, and the cow that is limping must have stepped on something causing her sore foot.…

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