Industry News

NCBA Releases Consumer Research Showing Widespread Confusion About Contents of Plant-Based Fake Meat

February 14, 2020

SAN ANTONIO (Feb. 7, 2020) — The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) today released survey results that show widespread consumer…

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Weekly Livestock Comments for February 7, 2020

February 14, 2020

By : Dr. Andrew Griffith, Assistant Professor, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Tennessee FED CATTLE: Fed cattle…

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Innovations in Health Diagnostics

February 13, 2020

By Morgan Marley Cattle are great at camouflaging when they are sick. It’s part of their survival instinct. But what…

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Cattle Cycle

February 13, 2020

By : Brenda Boetel, Professor, Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Wisconsin-River Falls The semi-annual Cattle report was release on January 31,…

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  Cow / Calf Corner

Virginia Tech testing bee-friendly forage for cattle

February 13, 2020

Written by Tony Biasotti, Courtesy of Virginia Tech “In an ideal scenario, we will be able to integrate native wildflowers…

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Micronutrients with Macro Impact

February 12, 2020

Trace minerals can be critical for vaccine response by Heather Smith Thomas Minerals are essential nutrients. Adequate levels of certain…

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  Stocker Special

Collinge Cattle Co. Receives National Stocker Award

December 30, 2019

Courtesy of kla.org Collinge Cattle Company of Hamilton recently was chosen to receive the 2019 National Stocker Award, sponsored by…

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K-State beef cattle experts discuss tips for raising stocker cattle

December 27, 2019

Written by : Lisa Moser, K-State Research & Extension Steers grazing grass as part of a stocker cattle management protocol.…

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  Feedlot Focus

BQA Transportation Training

February 14, 2020

Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) Transportation is the latest certification needed for beef cattle haulers and producers who deliver cattle to…

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Beyond Nutrition: Non-Nutrient Considerations of Byproducts in Cattle Rations

February 13, 2020

By Cody Schneider, Beef Cattle Nutritionist, Provimi, Cargill Animal Nutrition Byproducts are nothing new to cattle producers and have become…

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Better every day

February 12, 2020

Packer addresses challenges and solutions By Miranda Reiman “Continuous improvement” has become a catch phrase in livestock production. It’s what…

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  Upcoming Events

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Alternative Calving Options Workshop @ Ipswich

February 18 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Ipswich South Dakota
Tue 18

AgCenter crops, cattle forum set for Feb. 18 in Alexandria

February 18 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Alexandria Louisiana
Tue 18

West Central Cattlemen’s Day Series :: Franklin, NE

February 18 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Franklin Nebraska
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  Market Reports

  Marketing & Management

2019 MARKETS IN REVIEW A Stormy Ride Brings Beef Demand Drivers Into Focus

February 14, 2020

By Paul Dykstra Stepping into another year and another decade provides opportunity to analyze both short- and long-term impacts to…

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Vaccinate Yourself Against Stress

February 14, 2020

By Don Tyler   I’m concerned about you. No one needs to remind us of the stresses all producers are…

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Clearing Up the Confusion of USDA Mandatory ID

February 13, 2020

Confusion—that is likely the best way to describe the general consensus among cattlemen when it comes to mandatory identification for…

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AgCenter crops, cattle forum set for Feb. 18 in Alexandria

February 10, 2020

Alexandria, La. — The LSU AgCenter will host a Central Region crops and cattle forum Feb. 18 at the State…

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  Company News

IGS PARTNERS WITH NEOGEN

February 12, 2020

The world’s largest multi-breed beef cattle evaluation partners with the industry’s leading genomics company. Here’s what it means for ranchers.…

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FAIRBANKS SCALES SHOWCASES WEIGHING AND GRAIN TESTING EQUIPMENT AT GEAPS 2020

February 11, 2020

Visit booth # 1904 to see weighing equipment and grain analyzing instruments Kansas City, MO – Fairbanks Scales Inc., the…

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  Beef News

NCBA Announces 2020 Beef Quality Assurance Award Winners

February 13, 2020

Courtesy of ncba.org SAN ANTONIO (Feb. 5, 2020) – The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, a contractor to the Beef Checkoff,…

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Checkoff Partnership Continues With National Blogger

February 12, 2020

Courtesy of kla.org   The Kansas Beef Council (KBC) again has partnered with the national food and fitness blog Meal…

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