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Friday, October 9,2009

California Central Coast restaurant recognized as the 2009 California Beef Backer Award winner

by WLJ
The California Beef Council (CBC) announced last Tuesday that Jockos Steak House in Nipomo, CA, has been recognized as the recipient of the 2009 California Beef Backer Award.

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Friday, October 9,2009

PRODUCT news

by WLJ
New vaccine combines viral protection and Lepto hardjo-bovis prevention in one vaccine Pfizer Animal Health introduced a new vaccine that takes reproductive protection to the next level. The newlyreleased Bovi-Shield GOLD

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Friday, October 9,2009

Grant available to help combat noxious weeds in Colorado

by WLJ
The Colorado Department of Agriculture (CDA) has grant funds available to help fight seven species of noxious weeds on Colorados eastern plains.

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Friday, October 9,2009

USDA open to CRP sign-up in 2010

by DTN
The potential is still there for enrollment in fiscal year 2010, Coppess told a House Agriculture subcommittee. While were waiting on the regulation ... were evaluating that as well. We wont be able to put anything forward on the general sign-up until we have the proper regulation out.

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Friday, October 9,2009

2009 Frederick G. Renner Award recipient announced

by WLJ
The Society of Range Management (SRM) is pleased to announce that it has selected the late Dr. Jerry W. Stuth as the 2009 Frederick G. Renner Award recipient.

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Friday, October 9,2009

EPA to examine herbicides effects on human health

by DTN
A new study of atrazines effects on human health will begin this fall, with most of the review occurring in 2010, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced last Wednesday. It is unlikely changes in the atrazine label would affect the 2010 spring application season.

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Friday, October 9,2009

BLM appoints Pool deputy director for operations

by WLJ
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announced last week that Mike Pool, current acting deputy director for Operations, has accepted the position permanently and will formally report in his new capacity on Jan. 1, 2010.

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Friday, October 9,2009

Texas state veterinarian set to retire from post Dec. 31

by WLJ
Dr. Bob Hillman, Texas state veterinarian and executive director of the Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC), has announced that he will retire Dec. 31, ending his nearly sevenyear tenure with the states livestock and poultry health regulatory agency.

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Friday, October 9,2009

Aerial imagery system helps save water

by WLJ
Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientists are developing a system that saves water by using aerial imagery and ground-based sensors to determine the irrigation needs of small sections of cultivated fields.

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Friday, October 9,2009

Staple food prices trending down from year ago

by WLJ
Retail food prices at the supermarket decreased slightly for the fourth consecutive quarter and are significantly lower than one year ago, according to the latest American Farm Bureau Federation (AF- BF) Marketbasket Survey. The informal survey shows the total cost of 16 food items that can be used to prepare a meal was $46.

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