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SBBA FIELD DAY TO BE HELD AUGUST 22-23
07/30/2014 03:44 PM
The Southeast Brangus Breeders Association (SBBA) will be hosting a field day at the Draggin' M Ranch in El Dorado, Ark., Aug. 22-23, 2014. All SBBA and International Brangus Breeders Association (IBBA) members are encouraged to attend.

SCIENTISTS FIND TICK BITES CAN CAUSE AN ALLERGY TO RED MEAT
07/29/2014 05:16 PM
Steak lovers beware: scientists have discovered certain tick bites can cause an allergy to red meat.

FIRE ANTS ARE A THREAT TO HUMANS, PETS AND LIVESTOCK
07/28/2014 05:51 PM
Fire ants are more than aptly named, given the reddish-orange color of their bodies and the painful, burning sting they can give.

BLACK INK -- ABOVE AVERAGE?
07/24/2014 03:51 PM
In some ways, my cowherd is average. In other ways it is above and in still others, below. Those things are true of each cow in my herd, too. That's all part of what “average” means.

REZNICEK NAMED PRESIDENT OF TOWN CREEK FARM BRANGUS
07/23/2014 05:48 PM
Town Creek Farm owner, Milton O. Sundbeck, announced he has named Joy Reznicek as the farm's president, effective June 1, 2014.

IT'S THE PITTS -- ROUND MOUNDS OF SOUND
07/22/2014 04:57 PM
Many of the great cattle auctioneers and ring men of yesteryear were “fully figured" men. Most of the road agents today seem to be in better shape but a lot of the men I traveled with were well marbled big men with booming voices and little chance of ever becoming thoroughbred jockeys.

DEBTER HEREFORD HOSTS GENETIC VALUE SALE
07/21/2014 05:14 PM
Buyers from 10 states purchased 92 lots in Debter's Genetic Value Female Sale on May 24, 2014, Horton, Ala.

HUNTIN' DAYLIGHT -- PLANNING FROM MARKET HEIGHTS
07/18/2014 05:49 PM
Returns beyond cash costs per cow are estimated to be at unprecedented levels this year, nearly $350 (basis Southern Plains), according to data from the Livestock marketing Information Center (LMIC). That's more than double the previous high in 2004.

PRODUCERS SHOULD IDENTIFY HERD'S GENETIC POTENTIAL
07/16/2014 03:48 PM
Cattlemen commonly talk about their genetics. Many producers invest large amounts of time, energy and money in the selection of animals that have the right genetics to meet their production goals.

THE SEMINOLE TRIBE OF FLORIDA IS COMMITTED TO BUILDING A BRAND
07/15/2014 03:26 PM
We have all enjoyed a good western. Who hasn't spent the day watching the John Wayne movie marathons or even more recently, Robert Duvall and Tommy Lee Jones in Lonesome Dove, battling the elements and the Indians to acquire more rangeland for their herds? The history of the American rancher moving west has been chronicled time and time again through movies, books and television. In those accounts, all the action was out west, and the cowboys usually came out on top. But, the modern day version of that story is very different, as demonstrated at a recent media day event hosted by the Seminole Tribe of Florida on their Brighton reservation.

7P MATURE COWHERD DISPERSAL HELD MAY 24, 2014 AT THE RANCH
07/09/2014 05:19 PM
The 7P Mature Cowherd Dispersal was held May 24, 2014 at the ranch in Tyler, Texas.

SEEDSTOCK PLUS HOSTS TENNESSEE BULL SALE
07/07/2014 05:34 PM
The fifth annual Seedstock Plus Tennessee Bull Sale was a successful event with the commitment to commercial producers being rewarded.



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