Briefing Room

  • Mar 26, 2015
    press release

    Annual forages help boost production when spring has sprung

    For Collin Hoffman, it’s an annual ritual as promising as green grass after an early spring rain. The Leola, S.D. cow-calf producer plants annual forages to help his cows bridge the gap between winter and summer grazing. "My cows prefer the annual forages to straight silage and if I hay early enough, it grows back in time for fall grazing," he says....More
  • Mar 19, 2015
    press release

    Enter to win top Angus genetics

    Supply is short of demand for the best Angus calves. And given the laws of supply and demand, that means feeders will pay a premium to get top quality Angus genetics. Helping cattle producers create and capture calf value is why Top Dollar Angus has partnered with leading bull studs to sponsor a drawing for five winners of 10 straws of semen from each of five companies that provide artificial insemination (AI) services, along with EASY-BREED™ CIDRs and GeneMax® DNA tests, says Tom Brink, president and founder of Top Dollar Angus, Inc....More
  • Mar 18, 2015
    press release

    Kubota supports veterans with “Geared to Give” program

    In an effort to help U.S. military veterans pursue a career in production agriculture, Kubota Tractor Corporation teams up with the Farmer Veteran Coalition (FVC) in the “Geared to Give” program....More
  • Mar 12, 2015
    press release

    Redesigned Surehealth.com provides one-stop beef cattle health information

    Animal health information is just a click away, thanks to Merial’s redesigned website....More
  • Mar 12, 2015
    press release

    2015 National Angus Convention slated for November

    It’s one beef industry event you won’t want to miss. The American Angus Association invites you to mark your calendar Nov. 3-5 for the 2015 Angus Means Business National Convention & Trade Show at the Overland Park Convention Center in Overland Park, Kan. If you are interested in improving the quality of your cow herd, there’s no better opportunity to connect with fellow breeders, attend educational seminars, be inspired by keynote speakers and plan for the future of the beef cattle business....More
  • Mar 12, 2015
    press release

    Rock River Lab’s FeedScan app 2.0 now available

    It wasn’t that long ago that smart phones and I-pads were a novelty in the cattle business. No longer. Now they’ve become essential tools in a cattle producer’s daily course of doing business....More
  • Mar 10, 2015
    press release

    AgriLabs expands customized vaccine solutions

    The pathogens, they’re a’ changing. And that means veterinarians and beef producers must be flexible and fleet in their vaccine choices. To help producers and veterinarians stay on the leading edge of animal health, AgriLabs is building on its partnership with Addison Biological Laboratory by rolling out two new autogenous products — Moraxella bovoculi for beef and Streptococcus uberis mastitis vaccines for dairy....More
  • Mar 10, 2015
    press release

    Zoetis partners with veterinarians, dealers to support FFA, AABP, AAEP students

    A grand total of $1.3 million dedicated to scholarships for students looking to animal agriculture for a career. And that was just in 2014. Now in its seventh year, Zoetis continues to partner with its veterinarian and dealer customers to support agricultural and veterinary students around the country through its Industry Support Program....More
  • Mar 10, 2015
    press release

    2014 Hereford dams, sires of distinction announced

    It’s a list of the best of the best in the Hereford breed, and attaining such recognition takes years of hard work. Yet, 2,499 Hereford cows from 724 Hereford performance herds in 42 states earned the honor of being named a 2014 Dam of Distinction by the American Hereford Association (AHA). For 34 years Rausch Herefords, Hoven, S.D., has led Hereford breeders with the most cows qualifying as Dams of Distinction. With 401 cows recognized, South Dakota is the top state again this year....More
  • Mar 2, 2015
    press release

    Merial challenges producers with LONGRANGE guarantee

    Cattle prices are up, it’s rained in some places where rain has been scarce of late, and everything is looking up. No worries, right? Just because the cattle business is in a period of high prices doesn’t mean you can let management basics slide. Production risks are still all too real, and tight management means higher profits....More

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