Industry News

Plentiful feed, good calf-price outlook support adding pounds after weaning

KIRKSVILLE, Mo. – Cow-calf herd owners can send more pounds of beef to market by feeding calves after weaning. It’s…

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Zoetis Accepting Proposals for Research Grants on Innovative Approaches to Controlling Parasitic Disease

KALAMAZOO, MICH., Dec. 1, 2017 — Zoetis  today announced that the company is accepting grant proposals for research into innovative approaches to…

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NCBA Welcomes Updates to Beef Standards

WASHINGTON (Dec. 6, 2017) — Today NCBA President Craig Uden released the following statement in response to the notice from the United States…

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  Cow / Calf Corner

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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Bred heifers averaged $2,010 at Fruitland Show-Me-Select sale

Source : Erin Larimore   FRUITLAND, Mo. – In the fourth of six Show-Me-Select fall sales, replacement heifers brought an…

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“Ranching for Profitability” Programs Held Across Nebraska

What are pillars to beef productivity? Grazing, reproduction, and cattle health are key to beef profitability and will be covered…

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  Stocker Special

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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It’s Shipping Time: Keep Calves Healthy During the Transition

(SAINT JOSEPH, Mo., Oct. 18, 2017) Shipping cattle causes shrink, appetite loss and often sickness. Taking precautionary steps both prior…

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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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  Market Reports

  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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