Western Livestock Journal - Articles http://www.wlj.net/contents.engine.php <![CDATA[The value of the export market]]> <![CDATA[Mexico could increase oil production by 75 percent]]> <![CDATA[Regulations expanded in CWA proposal]]> <![CDATA[Live futures rebound, may stabalize briefly]]> <![CDATA[Massive quake rocks northern California]]> <![CDATA[Farmers' Almanac expects cold winter]]> <![CDATA[The storm has passed]]> <![CDATA[Don't take Checkoff ROI lightly]]> <![CDATA[Kay's Korner]]> <![CDATA[Mexico could increase oil production by 75 percent]]> <![CDATA[Improved silage management]]> <![CDATA[Options weighed on replacement heifers amid historic high prices]]> “One operation we tracked had heifers weaned in 2010 and 2011, what those heifers were and what their accumulated expenses were over the two years to the point where they were heavy bred. Their expenses totaled $1,100-1,400 a head. That ranch was pretty efficient and did a good job of reducing their expenses. ]]> <![CDATA[Beef traceback measures combat foodborne illness]]> <![CDATA[Record placement lows in Cattle on Feed report disappoint]]> <![CDATA[Low-stress weaning options]]> <![CDATA[The drought deepens in the West; LFP eligibility maps updated]]> California and much of the far West is still swathed in red. In the Golden State, reservoirs are showing their beds and bottled water is being distributed to parched suburban residents. Last week the USDA updated its map of Secretarial Drought Designated counties and. ]]> <![CDATA[The value of the export market]]> Total U.S. Beef Exports 2004-2013) divided by number of federally inspected steers and heifers slaughtered for 2013 (Source: USDA’s Livestock Slaughter 2013 Summary). 3. ]]> <![CDATA[Smith's letter to EPA's McCarthy]]> Waterway maps for Alaska, Hawaii, and Puerto Rico. These smaller maps were originally a part of the main map used on the front cover but were removed for size concerns and legibility issues. The maps were prepared by INDUS Corporation under contract with the EPA Office of Water, October 2013. ]]> <![CDATA[Cow/calf returns record high; start planning now]]> <![CDATA[Watch hay moisture to minimize storage losses]]>