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MANHATTAN, Kan. – When home and property have been lost through a natural disaster, documenting the event and compiling an inventory of lost possessions should be a priority after people… 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
By: Derrell S. Peel, Oklahoma State University Extension Livestock Marketing Specialist
May 2015 was not only the wettest May on record but was the wettest month ever in Oklahoma. The statewide average was nearly 15 inches of rain in… Continue reading
PIKETON, Ohio – Producers who follow the proper techniques for hay storage will find their crops will retain more value and suffer fewer losses, said a beef cattle expert from the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at The… Continue reading
Producers with excessive livestock losses due to adverse natural and
environmental conditions may qualify for compensation under the 2014 farm bill,
according to North Dakota State University Extension Service livestock
stewardship specialist Gerald Stokka.
This compensation would be for losses… Continue reading
By: Jennifer Stewart
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Recent record-high cattle prices and lower feed costs could offer producers the profit incentives they need to start expanding their herds after U.S. beef cattle numbers at the start of this year reached… Continue reading