Western Livestock Journal - News http://www.wlj.net/articles.sec-26-1-news.html <![CDATA[EPA that ends well]]> <![CDATA[UNL study takes some of the heat off of Merck's beta agonist Zilmax]]> According to a recent study by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS), beta agonists do not harm cattle, contrary to last year’s concerns brought up by industry partners. ]]> <![CDATA[Heed BQA guidelines in cow treatment]]> <![CDATA[California agriculture faces greatest water loss ever seen]]> <![CDATA[Wind energy gets pass on wildlife deaths]]> <![CDATA[Are your brood cows getting pregnant?]]> <![CDATA[Genomics enhance beef cattle breeding]]> <![CDATA[Forest management 'smart and responsible' when it comes to fires]]> <![CDATA[Coalition asks for indefinite COOL suspension]]> The mystery behind the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) final decision regarding country of origin labeling (COOL) will hopefully be finalized by the end of the month, but coalition members asking for an indefinite suspension of the revised COOL rule believe the public announcement on the final decision probably won’t be seen until September. ]]> <![CDATA[Sheep station closure under consideration]]> <![CDATA[Prolonged drought depletes Lake Mead]]> <![CDATA[Defending ranching through appropriations]]> <![CDATA[No hurry to finalize RFS standards]]> <![CDATA[MO governor sides against family farmers and ranchers]]> <![CDATA[Can charity make retirement tax-free?]]> <![CDATA[Fish and Wildlife Service redefining the ESA one phrase at a time]]> <![CDATA[Registration open for 2014 Cattle Industry Summer Conference]]> <![CDATA[Texas beef producers approve Beef Checkoff program]]> <![CDATA[Unmanned aircraft offer ag potential]]> <![CDATA[Drones may become crop pest scout]]>