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cattle markets continue up
Sep 11, 2014
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Just When We Thought The Bubble Might Break, The Cattle Market Surprises Us 1

Despite all the reams of data and sophisticated modeling, and the acknowledgement that fundamentals eventually determine the price, in the short term, it is often fear and greed that rule the day....More
Sep 11, 2014
blog

Checkoff Reform On The Way, Vows USDA Secretary Vilsack 7

USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack has vowed to reform the checkoff, after the National Farmers Union announced its self-removal from the working group for the program....More
Quality cattle pay dividends
Sep 9, 2014
blog

Will Quality Beef Be The Industry’s Nirvana? 1

With record cash returns/cow in the cards for this year and next, and possibly longer, the signal is sent to rebuild the cowherd. The question is, how can we rebuild numbers and still keep prices at a profitable level?...More
should you expand your beef cowherd?
Sep 10, 2014
blog

Are You A Candidate For Cowherd Expansion? 2

There's plenty of talk about cowherd expansion. The bottom line is that some operations have to get better before they get bigger....More
Sep 11, 2014
video

Meat Market Update | Labor Day Beef Sales Volume Supports Fed Cattle Prices

The hot topic this week was that the declining prices promoted sales volume during the Labor Day weekend as well as out-front sales....More
lice treatment in cattle
Aug 27, 2014
Commentary

Battling Lice In Your Cowherd? Here Are Vet-Approved Tips To Control It

Understanding how the two types of lice acquire their nutrients is a primary key to controlling them on cattle....More
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