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Friday, October 9,2009

Industry leaders work collectively

by WLJ
Nearly every day, something negative is being said about the beef industry. As consumers become more interested in where their food comes from and anti-agriculture groups become more vocal, the Texas checkoff is taking a proactive approach.

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Friday, October 9,2009

U.S. and Europe detail plan to end beef dispute

by DTN
The European Union (EU) and U.S. circulated details last Wednesday of their ground-breaking deal solving their longrunning dispute over beef.

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Tuesday, September 29,2009

Grizzlies returned to endangered list by judge's ruling

by Mark Mendiola - WLJ Correspondent
Idaho livestock spokesmen and a Wyoming Game and Fish official say a U.S. federal judge's Sept. 21 ruling to relist about 600 Yellowstone grizzly bears as endangered will allow the grizzlies to expand their range and further reduce grazing allotments for cattle and sheep on federal lands.

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Friday, September 25,2009

Labeling regulations for direct marketing

by Andy Rieber - WLJ Correspondent
An increasing number of ranchers are experimenting with direct marketing their cattle to consumers. Many ranchers practice direct marketing on a small scale, finishing out a few head to sell to family and friends, but some have taken this practice to another level, realizing substantial profits by

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Friday, September 25,2009

PRODUCT news

by WLJ
Boehringer Ingelheim, a global pharmaceutical group of companies, together with its U.S. animal health business Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc.

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Friday, September 25,2009

NCBA Young Producers Council takes to the blogosphere

by WLJ
Our generation gets its information through media outlets that our predecessors never dreamed of, said Cari Rincker, chair of the YPC Public Relations Committee and an attorney based in New York specializing in agricultural law.

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Friday, September 25,2009

BEEF bits

by WLJ
Wyoming Beef Council (WBC) staff member Mary Neese was among some 90 beef council executives and staffers who were in Denver, CO, last week to learn about and help kickoff 2010 checkoff programs in a meeting themed Coming Together to Drive Beef Demand.

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Friday, September 25,2009

OBITUARY

by WLJ
Eugene Gene C. Davis of Bruneau, ID, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2009. He was born on Nov. 12, 1924, to Perle and Hilda Davis in Canyonville, OR. His family moved to Kuna in 1929 where they farmed. They moved to Homedale in 1942 when his father took out a homestead.

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Friday, September 25,2009

Senate asked to block land-use change rule

by WLJ
Key agricultural groups quickly rallied last Tuesday to urge the entire U.S. Senate to support an amendment sponsored by Sen.

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Friday, September 25,2009

Hough named NALF executive vice president

by WLJ
R.L. Bob Hough, Ph.D., has accepted the position of executive vice president for the North American Limousin Foundation (NALF). The associations board of directors offered him the job in August and he moved into the Centennial, CO, headquarters in early September.

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