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Ready for Breeding
Are Your Cows Ready for Breeding Season?

Don't let drought’s impact may sneak up during breeding season.

7 years ago
OIE to Give U.S. Top BSE Safety Rating

The World Organization for Animal Health is recommending that the U.S. risk classification for BSE be upgraded to negligible risk.

7 years ago
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Is the Cowherd Liquidation Pendulum Ready to Swing?

A closer look at USDA's Cattle Inventory report finds some surprises, such as a 9% increase in heifer retention in Texas.

7 years ago
Cargill Plant Closing Will Eventually Restore Balance

Dwindling supplies translated into beef processing overcapacity for the region, so the reduction in processing was bound to happen.

7 years ago
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Website Helping You Trade Cattle

To date, Cattle-Exchange.com has posted over 1,000 listings, which translates into more than 108,000 head of animals listed.

7 years ago
Editor's Notebook: Will We Rebuild the Cowherd?

There’s interesting speculation about when and how the nation’s cowherd will start rebuilding.

7 years ago
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Cattle Market Depends on Rain in 2013

The cattle market still anticipates peak prices for 2013 in nearly every segment of the industry, but it all depends on the weather.

7 years ago
Cattlemen are Forage-focused

With rising feed costs, the cattle industry looks at shifting to a forage-based production system.

7 years ago