Information shared at the American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) meetings held July 12-16 in Orlando, Fla., indicates that Red Angus calves are more highly valued by cattle buyers than other breed types.
The strong dollar and high U.S. beef prices are having a negative impact on U.S. international beef trade. During the first half of 2015, beef imports were up 36.9% and beef exports were down 9.4%. Australia shipped 502
With the US House of Representatives in recess and a repeal of Country-of-Origin Labeling (COOL) attached to a highway bill in the US Senate but facing unified Democratic opposition and the support of a few Republicans,
Some pond dams suffered damage similar to my duck marsh or were completely washed out, leaving those pond owners to contemplate repair. Repairing a washed-out pond dam is expensive, not to mention the cost of restocking
Researchers at Kansas State University's College of Veterinary Medicine, in collaboration with colleagues at Iowa State University and Texas Tech University, have discovered a novel fatigue syndrome affecting feedlot ca
In times of high cattle prices, it's not uncommon for producers to want to capitalize on prices as quickly as possible. And, it's no different for this year's valuable calf crop. Producers are gearing up to cash in on t
A supplement added to the feed of high-producing dairy cows reduced methane emissions by 30 percent and could have ramifications for global climate change, according to an international team of researchers.
With an estimated 2 million people tuning in to his syndicated TV show each weekday, there's no doubting the clout Dr. Oz carries in the arena of public opinion. Add to that 3.78 million Twitter followers and more than
Space may not be the final frontier for Anna-Lisa Paul and Robert Ferl; they want to grow plants there. Because, who knows, we may one day try to live on Mars, and to survive, we'll have to grow our own food.
Corn is or has recently finished pollinating throughout Nebraska and the Corn Belt. During the last two weeks, after the July 15 end-of-season corn yield estimates, weather conditions remained close to the long-term mea
Part two: Define Compensation and responsibilities. There is a lot to be gained by the next generation working for someone else before they return to the family operation, says Dave Specht, founder of Advising Generatio