By: Glenn Selk, Oklahoma State University Emeritus Extension Animal Scientist
Most areas of Oklahoma have had adequate summer forage to allow pregnant replacement heifers to be in excellent body condition going into late fall and winter. Now producers are… Continue reading
WASHINGTON (Nov. 18, 2015) – Today, the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association and Public Lands Council along with 34 state affiliates and stakeholders sent a letter to 11 democrat members of the Senate encouraging Congress to act in a bi-partisan manner… Continue reading
Illinois Cattleman Testifies Before Congress; Calls for Updated Business Size Standards for Agriculture
(November 19, 2015) – Illinois cattle producer Jeff Beasley testified before the House Committee on Small Business, Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy, and Trade regarding the outdated small business size standards for agriculture. Beasley, co-owner of Beasley & Sons Livestock from… Continue reading
Duluth, Ga. – November 2015 – A free online video is now available to help producers access up-to-date information on strategic parasite control and the impact it can have on their operations’ bottom line.
The video segment topic, “Resistance,” explains… Continue reading
COLUMBIA, Mo. – As risk managers, cattle producers lag behind corn growers. That is, if a show of hands by producers means anything.
At extension meetings, Scott Brown, University of Missouri economist, asks beef producers if they think cattle prices… Continue reading
(November 16, 2015) – The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association along with the Public Lands Council and 37 additional agriculture groups sent a letter to House and Senate leadership urging Congress to take up legislation addressing expired tax extenders. NCBA President… Continue reading