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Friday, April 23,2010

GUEST opinion

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Two groups representing farmers, ranchers and consumers have urged USDA to redo its study on the deregulation of Monsantos genetically modified (GM) alfalfa.

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Friday, April 23,2010

BEEF talk

by Kris Ringwall, North Dakota State University
While memories of the calving season are still fresh in your mind (and your calving book is your reference book of choice), now is the time to review this years calving distribution. Evaluate how your management is working.

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Friday, April 23,2010

BEEF bits

by WLJ
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the rate of illness due to E. coli O157 significantly decreased in 2009. The 2009 E. coli illness rate is the lowest since 2004 and meets the Healthy People 2010

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Friday, April 23,2010

U.S. beef imaging campaign in Korea getting results

by WLJ
The U.S. beef industry imaging campaign launched late last year is finding a receptive audience among consumers and retailers in South Korea, helping to improve perceptions of our products while leading to increased sales.

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Friday, April 23,2010

K-State to host cattle feeders college in two locations

by WLJ
Kansas State University (K-State) will host the firstever K-State Cattle Feeders College in two locations May 12 in Cimarron, KS, and May 13 in Scott City, KS.

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Friday, April 23,2010

Taiwan okays U.S. beef offal imports

by WLJ
Taiwan health authorities will approve the application from a local beef importer to buy 453 kilograms (998.7 pounds) of U.S. beef offal as long as high-risk internal organs are not included in the shipment, the authorities said last week.

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Friday, April 23,2010

AG stickers showing up on California farm and ranch vehicles as air quality rule deadline looms

by WLJ
Black-and-white AG stickers are showing up on agricultural diesel vehicles around the state as farmers and ranchers take steps to comply with a new regulation by the California Air Resources Board (ARB) to reduce emissions from diesel vehicles operating on California roadways.

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Friday, April 23,2010

Beef, pork muscle cuts lead February export advances

by WLJ
Both U.S. beef and pork exports grew in February, with strong expansion in muscle cuts leading the way in both, according to statistics released by USDA and compiled by the U.S. Meat Export Federation (US- MEF).

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Friday, April 23,2010

Feds announce sage grouse habitat protections

by WLJ
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Interior Secretary Ken Salazar recently announced a farreaching agreement to support the conservation of greater sage grouse and sagebrush ecosystems in parts of 11 western states.

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Friday, April 23,2010

Nebraska Ranch Practicum now accepting registrations

by WLJ
The 2010 Nebraska Ranch Practicum gives ranchers cutting edge research in range livestock production from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL). Natural resources, livestock management and economic reality are integrated throughout the practicum.

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