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Friday, April 23,2010

Research to cut emissions from Texas feedlots receives award

by WLJ
The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is one of five agencies that provided support for the research team that worked together in applying extensive research to develop science-based emission factors and cost-effective abatement technologies for the industry.

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Monday, April 19,2010

WCA applauds dismissal of stockwater case

by WLJ
WCA President Dick Coon was in the courtroom when the case was dismissed. I am extremely pleased with this outcome, not only for Easterday Ranches but, more importantly, for the entire livestock industry! Field said, This ruling will have a positive impact on the livestock industry thus allowing us to prosper and contribute to the states economy.

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Monday, April 19,2010

Hanna Memorial Scholarship

by WLJ
As a director for Independent Cattlemen of Nebraska (ICON), Jim Hanna worked tirelessly to further the causes he believed in. One of those causes was ICON.

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Monday, April 19,2010

Community raises money to support Oregon cattle ranchers

by WLJ
The eventa prime rib dinner and auction at Grant County Fairgroundsis the second held by the ranchers, who are involved in ongoing litigation over grazing rights in the Malheur National Forest. The proceeds go to the OCAs Stewardship Fund to help cattle ranchers known as the Five Rivers Grazing Permittees fight their legal battle.

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Monday, April 19,2010

Observe bulls closely as breeding season begins

by WLJ
Another title for this article could very well be: A lesson nearly learned the hard way. Quite a few years ago at the Eastern Oklahoma Pasture Research station, we were involved in a field study using synchronized mature cows in a natural breeding pasture.

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Monday, April 19,2010

Working together to make beef better

by WLJ
A change in leadership at two premier beef science entities holds potential for an enhanced collaborative relationship between the two.

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Monday, April 19,2010

Changing fluids, filters keeps your hard-charging tractors up and running

by DTN
Changing fluids and filters in your tractor is an important, sometimes overlooked, duty. Lets face it; its a pain. There is some significant cost to doing this maintenance, but it is money well spentand not all that much compared to the cost of a blown engine or replacing a transmission with gears ground to shards of scrap metal.

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Monday, April 19,2010

PRODUCT news

by WLJ
Massey Ferguson announces the expansion of the Massey Ferguson 2600 Series utility tractor line to include a new turbocharged modelthe Massey Ferguson 2635 with 74 gross engine horsepower.

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Monday, April 19,2010

NRCS announces water conservation project assistance

by WLJ
The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) recently announced the availability of $61.2 million in financial assistance funding for Agricultural Water Enhancement Program (AWEP) projects. This funding will help producers conserve surface and ground water and improve water quality on agricultural land.

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Monday, April 19,2010

SHEEP notes

by WLJ
The purpose of the test is to compare growth and carcass traits among ram lambs raised under a similar environment, says Christopher Schauer, HREC director and animal scientist. Consignors will be given information on average daily gain, ribeye area and fat thickness data for each ram.

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