Close
Home  News
 
 
Friday, February 5,2010

ASI honors industry award recipients at 2010 convention

by WLJ
Outstanding U.S. sheep industry members were honored for their contributions to the industry at an awards luncheon held Jan. 22, 2010, at the American Sheep Industry Association (ASI)/National Lamb Feeders Association Convention in Nashville, TN.

Read more Read it in print
Friday, February 5,2010

ANCW elects Lana Slaten president

by WLJ
Lana Slaten, Culman, AL, has been elected the 59th president of the American National CattleWomen, Inc. (ANCW) during the organizations 2010 Annual Meeting Jan. 26-28 in San Antonio, TX. ANCW is a voice for women who support and promote the beef industry.

Read more Read it in print
Friday, February 5,2010

In a state called home, Texas rancher takes Cattlemens Beef Board reins

by WLJ
Its only fitting that after an eventful week in San Antonio, TX, at the Cattle Industry Annual Convention, Texas rancher Dan Dierschke joins the ranks of many across the country elected by fellow cattlemen and women to serve as Cattlemens Beef Board chair.

Read more Read it in print
Friday, February 5,2010

The future of the industry

by WLJ
No matter what segment of the beef business youre involved in, there was a takeaway message from the general session held during the 2010 Cattle Industry Annual Convention and National Cattlemens Beef Association (NCBA) Trade Show.

Read more Read it in print
Friday, February 5,2010

California operation wins Environmental Stewardship Award

by WLJ
Leavitt L a k e Ranches of Vina, CA, has b e e n named the 2009 National Environmental Stewardship Award winner. The operation was honored last week at the 2010 Cattle Industry Annual Convention for making environmental stewardship a priority while improving production and profitability.

Read more Read it in print
Friday, February 5,2010

Ken Troutt Memorial Scholarship accepting applications

by WLJ
Applications are now being taken for the 15th Annual Ken Troutt Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship fund has been established in memory of Ken Troutt, renowned auctioneer for many Northwest bull sales.

Read more Read it in print
Friday, February 5,2010

Young Producers Council elects new officers and board

by WLJ
The next generation of cattle industry stakeholders from across the nation gathered recently to take part in the National Cattlemens Beef Association (NCBA) Young Producers Council (YPC) business meeting.

Read more Read it in print
Friday, February 5,2010

Cattle supply decline to continue in 2010, according to CattleFax

by WLJ
Cattle supplies in 2010 should decline another 1 to 1.5 percent in 2010, Randy Blach, chief executive officer for CattleFax, told attendees of the 2010 Cattle Industry Convention in San Antonio, TX, last month. At the same time, beef demand will continue to be impacted by a weak economy and high unemployment.

Read more Read it in print
Friday, February 5,2010

Texas officials continuing investigation of equine piroplasmosis

by WLJ
The Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) continues to investigate the spread of equine piroplasmosis from a south Texas ranch, which was first detected in October 2009. Equine piroplasmosis is a tick-borne protozoal infection of horses. At least one species of tick, Amblyomma cajennense,.

Read more Read it in print
Friday, February 5,2010

Red Angus age and source certificates accessible online

by WLJ
Proper genetic, age and source verification is imperative for Red Angus cattle enrolled in the Feeder Calf Certification Program (FCCP) to continue through the marketing channels. The Red Angus Association of America (RAAA) recently developed a new tool streamlining access to this documentation.

Read more Read it in print
 
 
User Box (click to open)
 
SEARCH IN WLJ
Sign up for our newsletter!
   
 
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4
5 6 7* 8* 9 10* 11*
12* 13* 14* 15 16* 17* 18*
19* 20* 21* 22 23 24 25*
26 27* 28 29* 30 31*
 
 

© Crow Publications - Any reprint of WLJ stories, except for personal use, without permission, written consent and appropriate attribution is prohibited. 2008 Crow Publications. All rights reserved.