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Friday, February 20,2009

BEEF bits

by WLJ
Canadian beef exporters will have access to the lucrative Saudi Arabian market for the first time since 2003, said Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz. ?Step by step, this government is reopening markets to Canadian beef producers,? said Ritz.

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Friday, February 20,2009

LETTERS

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Dear Pete, I wanted to comment on your Comments?COOL is cool. I totally agree with your assessment of COOL and your comments in reference to NAIS. I agree that we should let the marketplace work its magic.

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Friday, February 20,2009

TEST reports

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TREASURE BULL TEST Treasure Bull Test has now completed 100 days of their test on 150 Angus bulls, 18 Simm x Angus bulls and 10 Chi x Angus bulls. The 137 spring Angus bulls on test are gaining 3.22 lbs. per day with an average weight per day of age (WDA) of 3.07 lbs.

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Friday, February 20,2009

SALE calendar

by WLJ
Sale Calendar is a service to our advertisers. There is a minimum advertising requirement to be eligible to be listed in the sale calendar. Contact your fieldman for more information, or to have your date added to the Sale Calendar. We will only run auction sale dates or private treaty start dates.

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Friday, February 13,2009

Calving assets

by Steve Suther, Certified Angus Beef
Most North American cowherds calve in the ?spring,? very broadly defined as January to May because folks contending with wind chill don?t want to admit they calve in the winter. Spring continues for the first three weeks of June, but we tend to call that summer calving.

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Friday, February 13,2009

BEEF Talk

by Kris Ringwall, North Dakota State University
A troubling event occurred this past week at an auction barn. There was a feeling of ?not wanting,? but also a feeling of ?that is the way it is.? The auction barn is known as a social center and a place to sell cattle. People share stories and experiences that go along with an industry that is speckled with considerable individualism.

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Friday, February 13,2009

BEEF bits

by WLJ
South Korea?s department stores are considering selling U.S. beef following local discount retailers? resumption of its sale in November last year. Lotte Department Store, the nation?s leading department store chain, is gearing up for the sale of U.S.

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Tuesday, February 10,2009

sale catalogs for seedstock sales

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  Swanson  and Russel angus sale catalog march 23    tgest test     ...

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Friday, February 6,2009

SIGN UP NOW FOR THE ARIZONA BIG RANCH - GRAND CANYON TOUR

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Arizona Big Ranch, Grand Canyon Tour May 10-16 Jerry York and I would like to invite you to Arizona This year we would like to invite you to go to Northern Arizona with us. At this time of the year it’s not too hot and not to cold and we’ll be touring the northern p...

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Friday, January 30,2009

BEEF talk

by WLJ
Cows should not be giftwrapped. Very few questions are ever asked by those planning to purchase replacement cows. Not even simple questions, such as are the cows vaccinated or what vaccinations have the cows received? The history of a cow is perhaps more important than the wrapping.

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