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Cloning a Steak

Can meat quality be reverse engineered?

Beef’s New Era

With cheaper corn, cattle prices at record highs and cattle numbers at record lows, nobody doubts the cattle industry is about to enter a rebuilding phase.

U.S. Beef Export's Future is Bright

CattleFax see long-term growth in exports, but record prices could slow some trading partners beef purchases.

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2013 Outlook: Another Crazy Year Ahead for Cattle

While nobody knows yet what will happen in 2013, here are five areas to keep your eye on.

Out to Pasture: USDA’s Saggy Fence Has to Be Fixed

Steve Cornett says there are two lessons that the cattle industry should have learned during the last couple of years and apparently didn’t.

CFTC Asks USDA for BSE Announcement Timeline

USDA says it is cooperating with a request from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission for a timeline of events.

Out to Pasture: What's Wrong with VINs for Cattle?

If every calf, cow and bull had a unique number all stored in a central location like a USDA database, cattle owners, buyers and lenders would all be protected.