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7P MATURE COWHERD DISPERSAL HELD MAY 24, 2014 AT THE RANCH

The 7P Mature Cowherd Dispersal was held May 24, 2014 at the ranch in Tyler, Texas.

9 Jul 2014, 5:19 pm | click here to view more

SEEDSTOCK PLUS HOSTS TENNESSEE BULL SALE

The fifth annual Seedstock Plus Tennessee Bull Sale was a successful event with the commitment to commercial producers being rewarded.

7 Jul 2014, 5:34 pm | click here to view more

Beef sustainability defended by farmers

Canadian cattle producers are working to make beef a more sustainable food source, say farmers in the wake of a study that shows beef production is far more environmentally damaging than other food production. The study, published recently in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, said raising beef does more damage to the environment than producing dairy, poultry, pork or ...

31 Jul 2014, 6:06 am | click here to view more

SOUTHERN CATTLE CO. BRANGUS & COMMERCIAL SALE HELD JUNE 21

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.

31 Jul 2014, 5:10 pm | click here to view more

Panther comeback in Florida means lost cattle for ranchers, study finds

The Florida panther nearly died out in the 1990s, but conservation efforts since then have more than quadrupled the number of the endangered cats -- and research shows that may be bad news for cattle ranchers.

31 Jul 2014, 4:27 pm | click here to view more

USDA reports confirm tight cattle supplies

USDA-NASS released both the monthly Cattle on Feed report and the semi-annual Cattle inventory report on Friday, July 25. Both reports helped to confirm why cattle and beef prices have continued to increase to record high levels.

30 Jul 2014, 8:22 am | click here to view more

Cargill, citing shrinking cattle herd, to shut Wisconsin beef plant

Cargill Inc, one of the nation's largest beef processors, said on Wednesday it plans to close its Milwaukee, Wisconsin, beef-processing plant on Friday, because the size of the U.S. herd has fallen to its smallest in 63 years. Early last year, Cargill year shuttered its Plainview, Texas, beef plant, which processed about 4,500 head per day, because of the scarcity of cattle and overcapacity in ...

30 Jul 2014, 5:26 pm | click here to view more

Cargill to close beef plant, cites cattle shortage

Cargill plans to close a Milwaukee beef-processing plant which employs about 600 people on Friday due to a shortage of cattle. A Midwest drought in 2011 and 2012 hurt cattle levels, said Cargill spokesman ...

30 Jul 2014, 4:14 pm | click here to view more

SBBA FIELD DAY TO BE HELD AUGUST 22-23

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. every SBBA and International Brangus Breeders Association (IBBA) members are encouraged to attend.

30 Jul 2014, 3:44 pm | click here to view more

Feeder-Cattle Futures Set for Longest Rally in 37 Years

Feeder-cattle futures rose, heading for the longest rally in 37 years, with the smallest total for the U.S. herd in four decades signaling higher beef costs.

30 Jul 2014, 1:17 pm | click here to view more

Cattle herd together in Prince Albert this week

Proudly showcasing two of their prized heifers, the Doetzel family from Lipton, Sask., highlights an important annual component of the Fair and Exhibition.

30 Jul 2014, 11:17 pm | click here to view more

ABBA SPRING SELECT SALE HELD IN OPELOUSAS, LOUISIANA

The American Brahman Breeders Association (ABBA) sponsored Spring Select Sale featured fifty-eight lots of elite Registered Brahmans that grossed $264,250 and averaged $4,556 per head.

3 Jul 2014, 5:01 pm | click here to view more

SCIENTISTS FIND TICK BITES CAN CAUSE AN ALLERGY TO RED MEAT

Steak lovers beware: scientists have discovered certain tick bites can cause an allergy to red meat.

29 Jul 2014, 5:16 pm | click here to view more

Colorado cattle drive

Driving cattle to their summer grazing spots on leased federal land in western Colorado

29 Jul 2014, 2:26 pm | click here to view more

FIRE ANTS ARE A THREAT TO HUMANS, PETS AND LIVESTOCK

Fire ants are more than aptly named, given the reddish-orange color of their bodies and the painful, burning sting they can give.

28 Jul 2014, 5:51 pm | click here to view more

Cattle-Hog Spread Signals Relief for Record Pork Prices

U.S. meat lovers paying record prices for most of this year may look cheaper pork chops sooner than bargains on steak or ground beef, if livestock futures in Chicago are any guide.

27 Jul 2014, 7:33 pm | click here to view more

BLACK INK -- ABOVE AVERAGE?

In some ways, my cowherd is average. In other ways it is over and in still others, below. Those things are true of each cow in my herd, too. That's every part of what “average” means.

24 Jul 2014, 3:51 pm | click here to view more

REZNICEK NAMED PRESIDENT OF TOWN CREEK FARM BRANGUS

Town Creek Farm owner, Milton O. Sundbeck, announced he has named Joy Reznicek as the farm's president, effective June 1, 2014.

23 Jul 2014, 5:48 pm | click here to view more

IT'S THE PITTS -- ROUND MOUNDS OF SOUND

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.

22 Jul 2014, 4:57 pm | click here to view more

DEBTER HEREFORD HOSTS GENETIC VALUE SALE

Buyers from 10 states purchased 92 lots in Debter's Genetic Value Female Sale on May 24, 2014, Horton, Ala.

21 Jul 2014, 5:14 pm | click here to view more

LAMUNECA HOSTS FIELD DAY ON MAY 3

The Rio Grande Valley Brahman and F-1 and the South Texas Brahman Associations recently combined their efforts on May 3rd and had a combined field day at La Muneca Ranch.

2 Jul 2014, 5:50 pm | click here to view more

HUNTIN' DAYLIGHT -- PLANNING FROM MARKET HEIGHTS

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 middle (LMIC). That's more than double the previous high in 2004.

18 Jul 2014, 5:49 pm | click here to view more

PRODUCERS SHOULD IDENTIFY HERD'S GENETIC POTENTIAL

Cattlemen commonly talk about their genetics. Many producers invest big amounts of time, energy and money in the selection of animals that have the right genetics to meet their production goals.

16 Jul 2014, 3:48 pm | click here to view more

THE SEMINOLE TRIBE OF FLORIDA IS COMMITTED TO BUILDING A BRAND

We have every 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, every 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.

15 Jul 2014, 3:26 pm | click here to view more

LIVESTOCK: CME live cattle end lower, but off session bottoms

Reuters — Chicago Mercantile Exchange live cattle futures settled lower on Friday, partly pressured by residual profit-taking and fund liquidation after Thursday’s deep losses, traders said.

1 Aug 2014, 5:13 pm | click here to view more

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