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Is antibiotic use in animals a concern?

Oct 19, 2015 by Amanda Blair
A report released by a group of six consumer interest, public health and environmental organizations raised questions about the use of antibiotics in meat and poultry products offered at 25 of the nation's largest fast

October's timely tips

Oct 19, 2015 by Dr. Roy Burris
This is a busy time for both spring and fall-calving herds – weaning and calving. Here are some tips for all types of herds in October!

Cow-calf profits dropping

Oct 16, 2015 by Drovers
The latest profit estimates for cow-calf operations from John Nalivka's Sterling Marketing service show significant declines in potential profits this year and next.

Collecting forage samples

Oct 15, 2015 by Megan Van Emon
Knowing what is in your livestock's forage is an integral part of knowing what your livestock is eating, and whether its nutritional needs are being met. Forage should make up the basis of most beef rations, in exceptio