COVID-19 Livestock Industry News
By: Don Tyler is Owner of Tyler & Associates (www.dontyler.com) and has been an Executive and Management Coach for Ag Clients for over 25 years. He can be reached at 765-490-0353 or firstname.lastname@example.org Though there seems to be a little light appearing at the end of this tunnel that COVID-19 has put us in, getting…Read More
Courtesy of kla.org The application period for the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) now is open. Producers should apply through their local Farm Service Agency (FSA). Applications can be submitted electronically either by scanning, emailing or faxing. The application form, AD-3114, can be found here. Producers should contact their local FSA office prior to sending applications…Read More
Yesterday USDA announced details of the Coronavirus Food Aid Program (CFAP), a relief program for farmers impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. Eligible livestock for the CFAP includes cattle, lambs, yearlings and hogs. Non-speciality commodities that are eligible include malting barley, canola, corn, upland cotton, millet, oats, soybeans, sorghum, sunflowers, durum wheat, and hard red spring…Read More
Warren Rusche, SDSU Extension Beef Feedlot Management Associate The last few weeks have witnessed market volatility and disruptions that few, if any cattle producers have ever seen. That uncertainty is leading cattle producers to question the best strategy to market any cattle they have on inventory. Unfortunately, there are no easy answers. We are dealing…Read More
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