The September USDA Cold Storage report said there is a lot of frozen meat in the country. At the end of August there were 470 million pounds of beef in cold storage. That was 35.7% more than a year ago and 2.4% more tha
The fall breeding season is about two months away. If you have not assessed your bull battery recently, time is running out. Contact your local large animal veterinarian and make arrangements to see that your bulls of
Cargill Inc said on Thursday that it will invest $111 million to convert one of its Nebraska plants to allow the ground beef giant to produce more cooked meat products for large food service customers, including restaur
Natural gas prices decreased in most market locations nationwide over the report week, as temperatures remained slightly above average across most of the country, limiting the demand for excess cooling or heating.
"Doctor, there's a veterinarian on the line who wants to talk to you about some blisters he's seeing in a group of pigs." That doesn't sound like a big deal, right? But if you are a regulatory veterinarian - tasked wit
Agriculture on the International Space Station is a step toward getting humans to Mars, and on Sept. 29, the manager for "Veggie," NASA's orbital farming project, will be joining an interactive virtual field tour offere
Dr. François Elvinger, Dr.med.vet., Ph.D., has been named Executive Director of the New York State Animal Health Diagnostic Center (AHDC) at Cornell University's College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM). He will also serve
More than 100 forage sorghum hybrids from 13 commercial companies across the U.S. growing in a Texas A&;M AgriLife Extension Service production trial have a unique role to play, according to an AgriLife Extension spe
Fall is rapidly approaching and all cow-calf producers need to access the body condition score (BCS) of their herd. Spring-calving cows are nearing weaning time and the fall is the most economical time to put weight bac
Which eye a cow tends to use most when interacting with other cows and humans tells us quite a bit about her. In humans we have the saying that the eyes are windows to the soul, which I realize may be a stretch for catt
If they have not been treated yet, now is the time to spray those perennial weeds we battle every year. Fall is an excellent time to treat Canada thistle, leafy spurge, and other noxious weeds around the farm and home.