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TEXAS A&M BEEF CATTLE SHORT COURSE HELD
08/28/2014 05:12 PM
More than 1,500 beef cattle producers from across Texas and abroad gathered at Texas A&M University in College Station for the 60th Beef Cattle Short Course to learn more about cattle production and maximizing profits during times of record prices.

PREVENTING HEAT STRESS IN CATTLE PRIORITY FOR SUMMER
08/27/2014 05:46 PM
Summer is here and so is the heat. While animal owners are sure to give pets plenty of water and shade, it is just as important for ranchers to have enough water and shade for cattle and other grazing animals.

IT'S THE PITTS -- NO ONE DIED TODAY
08/26/2014 02:47 PM
He is an Indian Doctor; Indian as in the country, not as in Cherokee, Crow or Choctaw. Although he'd much prefer that you call him an “American Doctor” because he was born in this country and has never owed his allegiance to anywhere else on earth but the good old USA.

IT IS NEVER TOO EARLY TO PLAN FOR FEEDING SEASON
08/21/2014 05:38 PM
Cattlemen are constantly faced with a list of decisions they have to make. At this point most of them focus on how they will manage and care for their herd over the next few months – primarily winter.

OPTIMISM IN AIR AT BEEF CHECKOFF MEETINGS
08/20/2014 05:51 PM
Strong cattle and beef prices, tremendous results from a return-on-investment study, an industry forecast ripe with opportunity, and an engaged community of beef producers and importers combined to create an air of optimism and opportunity at the 2014 Cattle Industry Summer Conference July 31-Aug. 2 in Denver -- all despite the realities of an ever-shrinking beef checkoff budget.

HUNTIN' DAYLIGHT -- SLOW EXPANSION-RECORD RETURNS
08/19/2014 05:21 PM
Some cow-calf producers are facing a planning challenge they've never faced before: what to do with significantly more net return than the wildest imagination could have conceived.

IT'S THE PITTS -- THE GREEN GAME
08/15/2014 05:12 PM
My Grandpa wanted me to be a lawyer because as a child I was argumentative and always on the lookout for an easy buck.

SOUTHEASTERN STATES BAND TOGETHER TO TACKLE ISSUES
08/14/2014 05:18 PM
One small voice can easily be ignored. When that sound is amplified with more than 50,000 other voices, a powerful alliance demands attention. Ten years ago, several state cattlemen's leaders noticed a need for a unified front and developed the Southeastern Livestock Network (SLN).

DESTINY ANGUS FARM SALE AVERAGES $4,123
08/13/2014 04:57 PM
The Destiny Angus Farm Sale was held May 24, 2014 in Columbia, Tennessee.

THE WORLD ACCORDING TO HOOTER MCCORMICK -- PHOENIX FLUTTERS
08/05/2014 04:56 PM
“So, why's she here?" Hooter asked Sherry as he studied the slumbering carcass that was Eunice Nicklecock.

PRODUCER'S SHOULD FOCUS ON MAXIMIZING GENETIC POTENTIAL
08/04/2014 05:31 PM
Genetic potential. In the cattle industry we talk about this in some manner all the time. Any observable or measurable trait or performance parameter that is ultimately controlled by the animal's genetics is of concern to the producer. In most cases this is especially true of those traits which directly affect profitability.

SOUTHERN CATTLE CO. BRANGUS & COMMERCIAL SALE HELD JUNE 21
07/31/2014 05:10 PM
One hundred seventeen buyers from 14 states expressed their approval both in person and on the internet through DV Auctions, of the powerful set of Registered Brangus and commercial females offered by Southern Cattle Company June 21, 2014.



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