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Don’t Delay Coronavirus Food Assistance Program Application

The Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) opened up for applications on May 26, 2020 and ends August 28, 2020. If you have not put in your application for eligible livestock, do not delay further.

5 months ago
Kiah Twisselman
Dietary Guidelines Play Crucial Role for Americans

The written public comment period on the DGAC’s Scientific Report ends on August 13, 2020 and NCBA is calling on beef producers to submit their comments for consideration.

5 months ago
USMEF Audio: Updates on Beef Exports and Market Access in Japan, China

At the Cattle Industry Summer Business Meeting in Denver, U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) President and CEO Dan Halstrom updated cattle producers on the state of U.S. beef exports.

5 months ago
Keep an Eye on Vesicular Stomatitis Virus Cases

VSV does not normally kill affected animals, but it can cause economic losses for producers by preventing animal movement and impacting international trade. It has recently been found in several counties in Kansas.

5 months ago
Angus VNR: Feeding Quality Forum Coming to You

Kara Lee shares details for this year's Feeding Quality Forum webinar series. The shortened agenda brings a range of topics covering on-target information for high-quality cattle production.

5 months ago
Farm State Senators in a Beef Over Packers Bill

Two senior Republican U.S. senators from top farm states have locked horns over legislation intended to make cattle markets more transparent.

5 months ago
Glenn Selk: Growing Bred Replacement Heifers

Bred replacement heifers that will calve in late January and February need to continue to grow and maintain body condition as two-year-old heifers should be in a body condition score 6 at calving.

5 months ago
Utah sheep ranch
Congressmen Seek USDA Help For Sheep Ranchers

Congressmen urge Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue to to assist U.S. lamb and sheep producers impacted by the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic and the closure of a Colorado processing plant.

5 months ago