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Tyson Beef Plant in Kansas to Resume Operations in December

November 19, 2019

Anticipated to be at normal production by early January DAKOTA DUNES, S.D. – November 18, 2019 —Following the August 9…

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Cattle industry focus on animal health begins at the ranch

November 19, 2019

By : Derrell S. Peel, Oklahoma State University Extension Livestock Marketing Specialist The U.S. beef and cattle industry has increased…

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NCBA Op-Ed: “Why Sustainability?”

November 18, 2019

Courtesy of ncba.org   WASHINGTON (Nov. 11, 2019) – National Cattlemen’s Beef Association Vice President, Government Affairs, Ethan Lane, today…

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Cattlemen Applaud Congressional Request for Avian Predator Management Flexibility

November 15, 2019

Courtesy of ncba.org WASHINGTON (Nov. 5, 2019) – Ethan Lane, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association vice president of government affairs, today…

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  Cow / Calf Corner

Using wheat pasture as a winter supplement for cows

November 19, 2019

By : Dr. Glenn Selk, Oklahoma State University Emeritus Extension Animal Scientist Limited grazing of wheat pasture has proven to…

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Your Hay Storage Impacts Quality and Quantity

November 19, 2019

By : David Dugan, OSU Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Adams County   Where and how hay is stored…

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  Stocker Special

Corn Silage: Good wintertime feed

November 19, 2019

By : Terri Queck-Matzie Corn silage can be a good feedstuff for cattle through the winter months. “Silage can provide…

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Unharvested Corn Can be Feed for Cattle

October 30, 2019

Sources : Kevin Sedivec, Miranda Meehan, Karl Hoppe and Janna Block, NDSU Extension Service   The 2019 growing season has…

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  Feedlot Focus

Choosing the Right Custom Feeding Partner

November 18, 2019

By : Warren Rusche, SDSU Extension Beef Feedlot Management Associate, Courtesy of extension.sdstate.edu   Custom cattle feeding can be a…

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Proper Ingredient Sampling Leads to More Precise Rations

November 15, 2019

By : Dr. Karl Harborth and Dr. Jason Warner, Great Plains Livestock Consulting, Inc.   Feed is the single greatest…

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Manure Rules not just for Large CAFOs

November 8, 2019

By : Leslie Johnson, UNL Animal Manure Management Project Coordinator   Have you ever been overwhelmed by the amount of…

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  Marketing & Management

THE PATRIARCH’S ROLE

November 19, 2019

By : Don Tyler   It is a true blessing for a successful business to have a patriarch or matriarch…

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The New (Dis)order in Today’s Markets

November 18, 2019

By : Abbie Burnett Why cattle ranchers have one of the most positive outlook “Economic and political order has become…

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“Who do you want to work for you?”

November 15, 2019

By : Aaron Berger, Nebraska Extension Beef Educator   Finding and hiring the right person for a position starts first…

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Grass Awns Can Cause Significant Medical Problems to Animals

November 15, 2019

By : Time McDermott, DVM, OSU Extension Educator, Franklin County (originally published in Farm and Dairy) Because foxtail awn are shaped similar…

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  Company News

Starbar® Alluvium™ Cockroach Gel Bait Reduces Chance of Profit-Robbing Infestation

November 15, 2019

Industry leader in insect control now brings a new form of control for cockroaches to agriculture operations and commercial facilities…

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Maximize grazing season with long-duration implants

November 8, 2019

Get more days of performance, no matter the forage type   The number of studies demonstrating the success of long-duration…

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  Beef News

Leading farm-ranch employees seminars set at O’Neill, Valentine, North Platte

November 18, 2019

Finding and hiring the right person for a position starts first with clearly identifying the role and responsibilities this person…

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BQA Certification Course @ Mitchell

November 14, 2019

BROOKINGS, S.D. – To help beef producers meet Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) certification expectations, SDSU Extension will host an in-person BQA…

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