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Friday, February 13,2009

Limousin herdsman?s award goes to Schilling

by WLJ
Each year, Limousin exhibitors at the National Western Stock Show (NWSS) in Denver, CO, select one of their colleagues to receive the Herdsman of the Year award. Chance Schilling of Schilling Cattle, Edson, KS, received this year?s recognition in the form of a commemorative watch.

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Friday, February 13,2009

Auxiliary scholarships available for Junior Angus members

by WLJ
Applications for the American Angus Auxiliary scholarships are now available online. The postmark for applications is May 10, 2009. Interested Junior Angus members may download the application, access directions, frequently asked questions and general information by visiting: www.

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Friday, February 13,2009

Gelbvieh Association releases Winter 2009 Sire Summary

by WLJ
The American Gelbvieh Association (AGA) recently announced that its 2009 Winter Sire Summary is available free online to seedstock and commercial producers. Go to www..

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Friday, February 13,2009

Step by step guide to finding the right bull

by WLJ
It pays to do some homework on determining what kind of bull you need prior to purchase. Concentrate on those factors which stand to have the largest impact on profitability. I know many producers spend many hours in the process of purchasing a bull.

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Friday, February 13,2009

Timely marketing of cull cows important to bottom line

by WLJ
Short-term, gummer, and smooth-mouth are all terms cattlemen use to describe their older bovine employees. They have produced well for the past 10-12 years. These cows are the experienced veterans of the herd. However, due to age, lack of teeth, and an anticipated decline in production, they are forced to retire.

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Friday, February 13,2009

Dates announced for California Beef Rush 2009

by WLJ
The Beef Improvement Federation (BIF) will hold their Annual Research Symposium and meetings in Sacramento, CA, April 30?May 3, 2009. Topics for discussion at the ?California Beef Rush 2009? will include beef cattle reproduction and beef cattle cost efficiency.

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Friday, February 13,2009

ARHA rewards youth

by WLJ
Since the founding of the American Ranch Horse Association (ARHA) in 2004, the organization has been dedicated to supporting its youth members in a variety of ways. In 2009, ARHA expanded its support with a new scholarship program.

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Friday, February 13,2009

Beef Industry Vision Awards announced

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The 2009 Beef Industry Vision Awards, presented by the National Cattlemen?s Foundation (NCF), were announced at the Cattle Industry Annual Convention and Trade Show in Phoenix, AZ. The recipients were Lykes Bros. Inc.

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Friday, February 13,2009

Use FeedList to buy or sell needed feeds

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Higher-quality forages always are in greater demand in the spring, but inventories are running short, warns J.W. Schroeder, North Dakota State University (NDSU) Extension Service dairy cattle specialist. NDSU?s FeedList Web site?http://www.ag.ndsu. edu/feedlist/?may be able to help.

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Friday, February 13,2009

Comprehensive Igenity profile expands

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The comprehensive Igenity profile has expanded to include multiple-marker analyses for average daily gain (ADG) and myostatin. In addition, the horned/ polled analysis is now available for more breeds.

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