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Cattle grazing
Justin Sexten: Wearables?

As technology advances the range of sensor applications will continue to expand as will the duration of data collection.

4 months ago
Feedlot steers
Top Dollar Angus Seeks New General Manager

Top Dollar Angus seeks a knowledgeable, passionate and hardworking leader to assist in further expanding its seedstock partnership and feeder cattle programs.

4 months ago
Avoiding psychological pressure in stressful situations leads to more effective vaccine treatment.
Use Your Senses When Handling Cattle

Stepping into a cattle pen, we naturally act the predator, manipulating where animals go. But good handling practices should turn us into leaders, says Kip Lukasiewicz.

4 months ago
Cash cattle traded lower
Fast Opening to Market Drives Cash Lower

Cash cattle trading started early last week as cattle feeders in Texas began on Monday by accepting cash bids a dollar lower.

4 months ago
Grazing wheat pasture
Derrell Peel : Winter Wheat Grazing Prospects

Markets will no doubt evolve this fall and producers must continue to evaluate winter grazing potential under dynamic market conditions and profit potential may vary widely.

4 months ago
Cattle prices higher again
Cash Is Close to Peaking

Cattle feeders are anticipating that the current run up in the cash market may have hit the peak and could plateau before long.

5 months ago
July cattle feedlot placements were 11% higher
Derrell Peel: Feedlots Reload In July

Friday's USDA cattle on feed report held a few surprises for cattlemen, and analysts are finding the available data a challenge after the turbulence witnessed the first half of 2020.

5 months ago
Cattle on feed up 2%
Cattle Rally Completes 7th Week, COF Up 2%

Cattle prices rallied for the seventh consecutive week, adding $12 per cwt. over that span. Cattle on feed numbers were up 2% Aug. 1, with July placements up 11%.

5 months ago