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EPA Revises Guidelines For Sodium Cyanide Use

Dec 09, 2019 by Katie James
The EPA announced a “more protective” decision on the use of sodium cyanide in M-44 devices to control wild predators, as part of a review process required by the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act.

Cattle Feeders Let Packers Off Easy

Dec 09, 2019 by Brad Hulett
Last week was one of the last chances for cattle feeders to push the market up to the $120-plus price range. Three packers were in the market to buy cattle by feeders chose to settle for steady money.

What Does USMCA Really Do for Agriculture?

Dec 09, 2019 by Tyne Morgan
It’s crunch time in Washington D.C. to get the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) passed in 2019, with many agricultural groups and organizations losing patience. So, what does the deal do for agriculture?

Capturing Value For Your Calves

Dec 09, 2019 by Morgan Marley
Ranchers have more opportunities to receive added value for their calves than other segments, and panelists at the Range Beef Cow Symposium discussed how to accomplish such goals.