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Hog Barns: Why Slats & Beams Fail

Feb 14, 2019 by Sara Brown
“The No. 1 reason slats go bad is age,” said Andy Altenburg at the 2019 Missouri Pork Expo. After 20 years building and repairing hog and cattle barns, he’s seen about every situation-gone-wrong you can imagine.
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Will Cattle Be Profitable Throughout 2019?

Feb 13, 2019 by Betsy Jibben
Analysts give their price projections for 2019.
AgDay reporter Betsy Jibben talks with Don Close of Rabo AgriFinance; Chip Nellinger of BlueReef Agri-Marketing; Kevin Good of CattleFax and Craig VanDyke of Top Third.
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Yard Birds For Rent

Feb 12, 2019 by Greg Henderson
Rent The Chicken is the successful startup of a Pennsylvania farm couple helping city folk discover the "joy" of owning and caring for backyard chickens.