DODGE CITY, Kan. — Growing and raising food to feed a growing world population is an important job and a huge undertaking for all farmers and ranchers. Besides the task of raising a wholesome food product, producers are also responsible… Continue reading
Livestock producers must become familiar with a new directive regulating certain medications that can be added to the animals’ feed, according to Gerald Stokka, North Dakota State University Extension Service veterinarian and livestock stewardship specialist.
The veterinary… Continue reading
PIKETON, Ohio — Livestock producers need to take precautions and be prepared to implement safety procedures when having visitors or tours on their farm or when exhibiting animals, to prevent risk of injury to both humans and animals, says a… Continue reading
COLLEGE STATION – Livestock producers who have animal death losses due to the Texas floods can apply for federal aid, according to state agriculture officials.
The Livestock Indemnity Program administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture provides benefits to livestock… Continue reading
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Show-Me-Select Replacement Heifers averaged $2,427 with a top price of $3,500 at the spring sale at Fruitland (Mo.) Livestock Auction, Saturday, May 7.
“This sale was quality over quantity,” said Erin Larimore, University of Missouri Extension livestock… Continue reading