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IT'S THE PITTS -- FEAR OF FEATHERS

I've made a career of making fun of chickens and the people who lift them.

9 Apr 2014, 5:54 pm | click here to view more

YON FAMILY FARMS HOSTS 24TH ANNUAL SALE

The 24th Annual Yon Family Farms Sale was held at the farm in Ridge Spring, SC on February 15, 2014.

8 Apr 2014, 4:48 pm | click here to view more

Boom times for beef

RAIN has sent beef prices into a spin.

8 Apr 2014, 10:28 am | click here to view more

A cross that's easy to bear

SWITCHING to Angus-Blonde d’Aquitaine calves has been a profitable step for Susan Johnston.

8 Apr 2014, 10:19 am | click here to view more

HUNTIN' DAYLIGHT -- GRASPING THE ALTERNATE UNIVERSE

When you spend most every day, every day, wrapped up in the cattle business or some other sector of agriculture, it's too easy to believe the relax of the world sees things from an identifiable viewpoint.

7 Apr 2014, 5:48 pm | click here to view more

Global beef prices trending up

AUSTRALIAN cattle producers' biggest competitors have been creaming off ever-better returns over the past few years.

4 Apr 2014, 12:55 pm | click here to view more

LANDOWNERS NEED LIABILITY KNOWLEDGE

Landowners and farmers need to educate themselves about liability issues related to people on their land, regardless of insurance, signs or fees.

26 Feb 2014, 4:14 pm | click here to view more

GOALS ESTABLISH BULL BUYING CRITERIA

Selecting herd bulls is not an easy task. Identifying production goals is often the first step in identifying potential herd bulls.

26 Feb 2014, 4:13 pm | click here to view more

INTERNATIONAL BRANGUS BREEDERS ASSOCIATION ELECTS NEW BOARD MEMBERS

The International Brangus Breeders Association (IBBA) recently elected four new directors to serve a three-year term on the IBBA Board of Directors.

26 Feb 2014, 4:12 pm | click here to view more

Macca’s hits milestone of three million kilos of Angus

McDonald’s New Zealand today announced it has sold a whopping three million kilograms of New Zealand Angus beef since 2009. With today’s launch of the promotional Angus the Great burger, the company expects to continue its contribution to the success ...

25 Mar 2014, 11:44 pm | click here to view more

McDonald's NZ sells three million kilos of Angus

McDonald’s New Zealand today announced it has sold a whopping three million kilograms of New Zealand Angus beef since 2009. With today’s launch of the promotional Angus the Great burger, the company expects to continue its contribution to the success of local Angus beef sales. This milestone is acknowledged by AngusPure’s chairman Tim Brittain, who says the ‘McAngus’ programme has been ...

25 Mar 2014, 11:15 pm | click here to view more

GRASSLANDS ARE HEALTHIEST WHEN THEY ARE GRAZED

Grasslands are healthiest when grazed. The periodic mowing stimulates new growth, and manure/urine from the grazing animals (and trampling of grass to provide litter) adds the necessary nutrients to the soil to make the grassland more productive.

25 Feb 2014, 4:18 pm | click here to view more

FERTILIZATION/WEED CONTROL JUMP STARTS GRAZING SYSTEM

Escalating costs of production have forced producers to look for efficiency any where on the ranch to help keep these figures in check. Forage production, although not free, can limit the need for expensive grain and supplements the cow herd needs to maintain production goals.

25 Feb 2014, 4:17 pm | click here to view more

WINTER IS BEST TIME TO TRAP WILD HOGS

Wild hogs continue to be a plague throughout Mississippi, occupying about half of the state's land area.

24 Mar 2014, 4:00 pm | click here to view more

IT'S THE PITTS -- HERE'S LOOKIN' AT YA'

When it comes to attitude the eyes have it.

20 Mar 2014, 4:03 pm | click here to view more

THE WORLD ACCORDING TO HOOTER MCCORMICK -- A FOREIGNER IN HIS HOMELAND

You could always tell the rare occasion when Peetie Womack had spent a might too long at the punch bowl: sooner or later, he'd receive around to most everyone, rub them on the noggin, his eyes sparkling.

19 Mar 2014, 5:39 pm | click here to view more

TAKE MANAGEMENT STEPS TO BENEFIT FROM CURRENT PRICES

While it is unlikely that any cattle producer has not recognized that the beef cattle industry is enjoying exceptional cattle prices, I'll point out something that should be obvious if you've sold any cattle over the last several months: The cattle markets are pretty unbelievable¸ having reached unprecedented high points.

18 Mar 2014, 4:28 pm | click here to view more

BBU ANNOUNCES NEW EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT

Beefmaster Breeders United (BBU) welcomes Bill Pendergrass to the team as the new Executive Vice President. With an interest and genuine care for cattlemen and the beef industry, Pendergrass expresses that his life's work is advocating for ranchers, helping the purebred sector embrace the future and actively establishing the importance of the Beefmaster breed for the benefit of its breeders and the beef industry in general.

18 Mar 2014, 4:27 pm | click here to view more

IBBA MEMBERS ENJOY SUCCESSFUL CONVENTION

The International Brangus Breeders Association (IBBA) welcomed members and show exhibitors to its annual convention in Houston March 4-8, 2014, in conjunction with the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.

17 Apr 2014, 5:29 pm | click here to view more

Pinora Angus bulls av $5073

STRONG competition led to an excellent clearance rate at the Pinora Angus Bull sale yesterday with 41 of the 42 Angus bulls being sold.

16 Apr 2014, 8:06 pm | click here to view more

Prices rise for quality cattle

THERE are good weeks in the livestock marketing industry, then there are really good weeks - and I reckon this week falls into the latter category.

12 Apr 2014, 1:50 pm | click here to view more

Angus Premier Show & Sale in Kilmallock Mart

The Munster Branch of the Irish Angus Cattle Society held its Premier Show & Sale in Kilmallock mart.

11 Apr 2014, 4:49 am | click here to view more

EVALUATE MARKETING STRATEGIES IN CURRENT MARKETS

In Part 1 of this series we started by pointing out the obvious, that the beef cattle markets have been exceptional and that profits to the cattleman have been unprecedented.

11 Apr 2014, 3:54 pm | click here to view more

Leading prices from Carlisle Auction Mart

CARLISLE: Monday, March 31. Weekly sale of primestock, breeding sheep and crop. Forward: 241 cast cows, 56 prime cattle, 77 prime bulls, 1,344 prime hoggs. Prices - cast cows/OTM: British blue to £2,174.60 each or 227.5 pence per kilogram; Charolais (stock bull) 1,887.14, 155.5; Limousin 1,581.15; British Friesian 1,271.01, 161.5; Holstein 1,124.55, 133.5; Aberdeen Angus 1,073.03, 142.5 ...

1 Apr 2014, 9:53 am | click here to view more

Leading prices from Lancaster Auction Mart

LANCASTER: Friday, March 28. Sale of cattle. Forward: 520 head. Prices. Store cattle - Bullocks: Charolais to £1,480 each. British Blue 1,450; Limousin 1,390; Hereford 1,280; Aberdeen Angus 1,200; Montbeliarde 1,170; South Devon 1,170; Friesian 1,010; Ayrshire 920; Simmental 900; Shorthorn 840; Swedish Red and White 750. Heifers: Charolais 1,270; Aberdeen Angus 1,220; Hereford 1,220; Limousin 1 ...

1 Apr 2014, 11:09 am | click here to view more

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