Western Livestock Journal - Opinion http://www.wlj.net/articles.sec-35-1-opinion.html <![CDATA[The storm has passed]]> <![CDATA[Don't take Checkoff ROI lightly]]> <![CDATA[Kay's Korner]]> <![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[Stabilizing the markets]]> <![CDATA[Letters to the editor]]> <![CDATA[Guest Opinion]]> <![CDATA[Letters to the editor]]> <![CDATA[Black Ink]]> <![CDATA[New levels mean new optimism]]> <![CDATA[A Russian reaction]]> <![CDATA[Beef Talk]]> <![CDATA[Did you know?]]> July and August are considered “the dog days of summer,” and for most cattle folks, a very busy time of the year. It’s a time when heat and humidity most affect those in the cattle feeding industry, especially in the Midwest and central regions of the Great Plains. ]]> <![CDATA[Kay's Korner]]> <![CDATA[Vet's Perspective]]> <![CDATA[Celebrating Checkoff accomplishments]]> <![CDATA[Beef Talk]]> <![CDATA[Perfect storm]]> <![CDATA[Beef Talk]]> <![CDATA[Did You Know]]> Holly Neibergs, Washington State University Animal Geneticist, quantified that. The cost per animal treated for bovine respiratory disease (BRD) is $204.10, she said, due to losses in carcass quality, death and treatment costs. She further stated that BRD is estimated to affect 16. ]]>