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Friday, July 29,2011

Red Angus juniors experience Round-Up

by WLJ
Junior Red Angus Association of America (JRA) members and two Canadian representatives gathered in the heart of the nation for the 19th annual Junior Round-Up June 21- 26.

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Friday, July 22,2011

BEEF bits

by WLJ
Reminder to all cattle farmers, ranchers and importers: All beef checkoff meetings are open to every person who pays the checkoff.

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Friday, July 22,2011

Nebraska extension receives grant to address climate, animal ag issues

by WLJ
University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) Extension has been awarded $4.1 million from the National Institute of Food and Agriculture for a five-year project addressing climate change and animal agriculture issues.

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Friday, July 22,2011

PRODUCT news

by WLJ
ZACTRAN (gamithromycin), a new antimicrobial from Merial, provides producers with a rapid-response weapon in the battle against bovine respiratory disease (BRD). It can be used for control of BRD in high-risk cattle or as a first-pull treatment of sick cattle.

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Friday, July 22,2011

AFBF outlines steps to ease regulatory nightmare

by WLJ
Congress must help alleviate the burden of an ever-increasing array of federal environmental regulations on agriculture, according to Arizona Farm Bureau President Kevin Rogers, who recently testified before a House Energy and Commerce subcommittee.

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Friday, July 22,2011

Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame seeks nominations for class of 2012

by WLJ
The Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame & Western Heritage Center (MCHF & WHC) is seeking nominations for the 2012 MCHF induction round. In 2012,

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Friday, July 22,2011

CSU names new leader for Department of Animal Sciences

by WLJ
Pond, who helps run a fifth-generation family cattle ranch in the Texas Panhandle, brings experience in teaching, research and administration at three other public research universities to the largest department in CSUs College of Agricultural Sciences.

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Friday, July 22,2011

Record exports, changing beef marketplace

by DTN
Highly optimistic for the short term, cautiously so for the longer term, was the mood among the several hundred bankers, agribusiness executives and farmers attending a symposium entitled Recognizing Risk in Global Agriculture at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.

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Friday, July 22,2011

Costly, job-stifling overregulation still top concern in rural America

by WLJ
The U.S. debt ceiling continued to dominate debate in Washington, D.C., last week. A great deal of the discussion hinges on job creation and fiscal responsibility.

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Friday, July 22,2011

Angus producers become leaders at BLI

by WLJ
Angus producers from 12 states gathered in Saint Joseph, MO, on June 20-23 for the fourth annual Beef Leaders Institute (BLI). The educational event is hosted by the American Angus Association (AAA) and funded by the Angus Foundation.

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