Industry News

IGS Feeder Profit Calculator ™ Highlights Profit, Reduces Risk

International Genetic Solutions offers free, third-party validation on feeder calves. Bozeman, MT – When profit-focused genetics combine with superior calf…

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Kentucky Beef Cattle Market Update

Dr. Kenny Burdine, Livestock Marketing Specialist, University of Kentucky This summer has once again shown us how brutal markets can…

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USDA Action Will Provide “Much-Needed Relief” for Farmers and Ranchers

WASHINGTON (June 20, 2019) – Today NCBA President Jennifer Houston issued the following statement in response to the U.S. Department…

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  Cow / Calf Corner

Demonstrations to be featured at Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course

COLLEGE STATION – Fence building, brush control, live cattle handling and a carcass fabrication demonstration will be featured at the…

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Mineral Nutrition Vital for Summer Cattle Grazing Programs

Proper mineral nutrition is important for optimal cattle reproductive performance, milk production, calf weight gain and a strong immune system,…

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SDSU Extension will Host Cattle AI School in Philip

BROOKINGS, S.D. – SDSU Extension will host a three-day AI School at the SDSU Cottonwood Research Station near Philip July 23,…

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  Stocker Special

STOCKER, YEARLING OPERATOR MEETING AND RANCH TOUR JULY 12

Lincoln, Neb., June 17, 2019 — A July 12 meeting and ranch tour near Burwell will focus on key components of business…

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Understanding Stocking Rate vs. Stocking Density

By : Nick Simmons, University of Florida, IFAS Extension   Utilizing grazing management key to beef cattle performance and forage…

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  Feedlot Focus

Feeding Quality Forum set, registration open

It’s no secret, we’re producing more high-quality beef than ever before, but does that suggest a danger of oversaturation or…

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Bruising and Cattle

By : Steve Boyles, OSU Extension Beef Cattle Specialist Cattle bruising is an animal well-being concern as well a loss…

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Minimizing Heat Stress In Feedlots

By : Ki Fanning, Ph.D. and Jana Gramkow, Ph.D With one of the coldest winters in years past us, it…

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AgriLife Extension organizing Grass Grazing and Animal Management School

February 20 @ 1:00 pm - November 20 @ 5:00 pm
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Cattle genetics expert hosts AI programs April 25-26, June 27-28

June 27 @ 8:00 am - June 28 @ 7:00 pm
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Granular Launches AcreValue®- Claim My Land & Custom Boundaries

Innovative New Tools for U.S. Landowners and Farmers   SAN FRANCISCO, June 24, 2019 — Granular‘s AcreValue®, a leading online land…

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“Bridging the Gap” Provides New Opportunities for Hereford Youth

The National Junior Hereford Association (NJHA) is excited for Bridging the Gap to make its debut at the 2019 Junior…

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Micronutrients USA LLC, (Micronutrients) announces IntelliBond®-M trace minerals now approved for use in organic livestock production systems

INDIANAPOLIS, June 18, 2019 – Micronutrients USA LLC, (Micronutrients) the market leader for hydroxy trace minerals, announces IntelliBond®-M is now…

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  Marketing & Management

Farming with Family through the Tough Times

By : Christine Gelley, Agriculture and Natural Resources Educator, Noble County, OSU Extension There are days where every farmer wonders…

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AgriLife Expert: Lower feed bills by stockpiling, planting small grains crops

FRANKLIN — Stockpiling forages and feeding small grains crops year-round can help cattle producers offset the higher costs of hay.…

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Planning for Winter Feed

By : Denise Schwab, ISU Extension beef specialist and Katy Lippolis, assistant professor of animal science at Iowa State University It…

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  Beef News

FSNS C&A and Nolan Ryan Beef Partner for Inaugural Cattle Care Program

Food Safety Net Services Certification and Audit (FSNS C&A) has announced the creation of the FSNS C&A Temple Grandin Responsible…

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Hereford Breeders Strengthen Marketing Skills at ‘The Brand’ Marketing Summit

The American Hereford Association (AHA) provides Hereford breeders with a comprehensive educational experience. More than 200 Hereford enthusiasts traveled to…

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