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FDA revisits proposed ruling on brewer's grains

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA), has agreed to return to the drawing board after a proposal to enact regulations governing the use of brewery and distillery byproducts as livestock feed drew considerable opposition from both industries.

 

 
 
 
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EB-5 program scrutinized in plant closing

The once defunct Northern Beef Packers plant, in Aberdeen, SD, has new owners, and a new name, no doubt with hopes of the past controversies being laid to rest. The plant was recently purchased by San Francisco-based White Oak Financial Advisors and is now New Angus, LLC.

 

 
 
 
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Wolf listing decision postponed in CA

California is nothing if not skilled at stirring up the passions of the people, even when the issue at hand exists largely (or wholly) outside its borders and is addressed in numerous laws. Case in point last week: the question to list the gray wolf..

 

 
 
 
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Ranchers advocate for common sense in Washington

“Remember, when you walk into those offices tomorrow, you’re the expert in the room when it comes to ranching and what’s happening on the ground,” said Dustin Van Liew, looking out at a crowd of cowboy hats, boots and sport coats.

 

 
 
 
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Full speed ahead for EPA's spending spree

With the weather finally turning a little more seasonal, spring cleaning seems to be on the minds of more than just homeowners. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is on a roll to clean up a number of different areas, and that clean up comes with a large ticket price.

 

 
 
 
Daily Market Update

AFTERNOON MARKET UPDATE; April 18

Light to moderate trading developed on a sporadic basis in most areas of cattle feeding country. Live sales in the South were marked at $145-$146, $1-$2 lower.

 

 
 
 
Daily Market Update

DAILY FED CATTLE; April 18

So far for Friday trading in the Southern Plains has been at a standstill. The last reported market was on Tuesday in the Texas Panhandle and on Wednesday in Kansas with live sales at 146.00.

 

 
 
 
Daily Market Update

WEEKLY FEEDER CATTLE SUMMARY; Mar. 21

Compared to last week, feeder cattle under 800 lbs sold steady to 3.00 higher while those weighing over 800 lbs traded weak to 2.00 lower with most declines continuing in the Southern Plains. Stocker cattle and calves (where tested) were steady to 5.00 higher with 6 weight stockers near the major grazing regions selling fully 6.00-8.00 higher.

 

 
 
 
 
 
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