Saturday, April 29, 2017

Hi again,In last week’s article, I mentioned that qualifying for the Quality Loss Program required certain actions on behalf of producers. I wanted to...

Summertime and the living is easy? Think again.Exactly one month into summer vacation, my ears are abuzz with the lament of parents across...

If JBS Swift's buyout of National Beef, Smithfield's beef slaughter operations and Smithfield's massive Five Rivers Cattle Feeding LLC, the nation's largest cattle feedlot with one-time capacity of 811,000 head, the three remaining firms will have over 80 percent market share of U.S. steer/heifer slaughter.

Last week, the Bureau of Land Management announced it was exploring options to decrease the number of wild horses and burros in the nation's...

Hello again,The start of July doesn't seem to have brought much help to us in the hay making department. Thank God for Sunfilm and...

When a good thing doesn't come to an end, it is still ever subject to change. In 1971, the fall I went off to...

“To be with a child is to become a bit of a child again, for that magical moment.” — AnonymousFor one wonderful day...

Et tu, Farm and Dairy? Recently, this very newspaper ran an article about the ability to have your very own windmill to create electricity...

We're going to do it. A whole column that doesn't mention the two four-letter words we are growing to hate: f_ _ d and...

Summer grazing management is generally about slowing paddock rotations and providing the grass plant with an adequate recovery period before another grazing pass is...
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