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JBS in Brazil
JBS Shareholders To Sue Batistas

Brazil’s Batista brothers may soon be back in court after shareholders of JBS S.A. voted in favor of suing the pair for losses incurred after they confessed to bribing thousands of Brazilian public officials.

3 weeks ago
Grant To Reduce Conflict Between Livestock And Predators

The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service announces coalition, spanning 20 groups across seven states and two tribal nations, has been awarded a conservation innovation grant of almost $1 million.

3 weeks ago
Meat processing plants house unique environments. From chilled temperatures to unique air flow, researchers at Kansas State are researching if CDC guidelines work in meat processing facilities.
Carving Out Answers to How COVID-19 Survives in Meat Processing Plants

Meat processing plants house unique environments. From chilled temperatures to unique air flow, researchers at Kansas State are researching if CDC guidelines work in meat processing facilities.

3 weeks ago
University of Nevada/Reno research station
New Vaccine for Cattle Protects Against Fetal Calf Loss From EBA

A new vaccine approved by USDA promises to turn the tide against Epizootic Bovine Abortion, also known as the foothill abortion disease, that has caused losses in range cattle exceeding $10 million annually.

3 weeks ago
Meats judging
Texas Tech Claims 15th Intercollegiate Meat Judging Championship

The abbreviated judging season concluded Sunday at the High Plains Intercollegiate Meat Judging Contest in Hereford, which served as the 2020 national championship meet.

3 weeks ago
Ballot initiatives
Election: California Prop 15; Colorado Prop 114

California's Proposition 15 was failing with 72% of the votes in, while Colorado's Proposition 114 appeared as though it would pass by a narrow margin.

3 weeks ago
NCBA Highlights Beef and Produce Pairings on Healthy Plates

In an effort to continue to highlight beef’s place on the plate, the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA), a contractor to the Beef Checkoff, has partnered with the Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH).

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Euken-Myers farm, Lewis, Iowa
Euken-Myers Family Named ESAP Region 3 Award Winners

Randy and Jill Euken along with their daughter and son-in-law Michelle and Steve Myers, have been named winners of the Region 3 Environmental Stewardship Awards Program.

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