Western Livestock Journal - News http://www.wlj.net/articles.sec-26-1-news.html <![CDATA[Secretary's checkoff hijack spurs concern]]> A number of cattle associations across the states have joined together to contest USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack’s plans to end the long-standing battle over the national beef checkoff by establishing a supplemental, secondary beef checkoff under a 1996 legislative act. ]]> <![CDATA[Who supports WOTUS?]]> <![CDATA[50 cattle shot in embattled Nevada]]> <![CDATA[Ebola guts food production in West Africa; impact very severe]]> <![CDATA[Dow Enlist Duo approved]]> <![CDATA[Mapping study to aid corn producers]]> <![CDATA[Check weed control during harvest time]]> <![CDATA[How much corn for ethanol industry?]]> <![CDATA[Post-patent puzzle: What happens when biotech goes generic?]]> <![CDATA[Clarifying the new health premium tax credit]]> <![CDATA[U.S. wins WTO trade enforcement dispute for poultry industry]]> <![CDATA[Stocker gains of more than 2.5 pounds per head per day realized]]> As cattle prices continue to soar, breaking all previous records, some might wonder why anyone would take animals off winter pasture at 800-850 pounds in mid to late May, and continue them on pasture instead of moving them directly into a feedlot or to the sale barn. ]]> <![CDATA[Harvesting, drying and storing late-maturing and high-moisture corn]]> <![CDATA[U.S. STB action needed for transparency on rail shipments]]> <![CDATA[Ranchers ride east to Washington, D.C.]]> Back in the days of the old West, the Pony Express saw fleet-footed horses and their daring riders charging west through hostile territory to get mail through to its destinations. Now the ponies are pointed east and aimed to charge into hostile territory to deliver a petition to the government. ]]> <![CDATA[Senators join last minute push to keep COOL]]> <![CDATA[Ranching Woman of the Year nominations needed]]> <![CDATA[Range workshops put Oregon ranchers and agencies on same page]]> <![CDATA[Meanwhile, back in Battle Mountain]]> <![CDATA[2015 Citizen of the West named]]>