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January Cattle Rally Continues

Fed cattle led the parade with cash prices $3 to $4 per cwt higher. 

Mars Investigating Spilled Skittles Headed for Cattle Feed

A load of Skittles spilled on a rural highway in Wisconsin and it had people wondering where they were headed. The answer: to feed cattle.

Trump Nominees Accept Global Warming -- But Only to a Degree

Cabinet nominees testify that climate change is no hoax.

Trump Nominees Accept Global Warming -- But Only to a Degree

Cabinet nominees testify that climate change is no hoax.

Hail to the Beef: Trump to Eat Steak at Inauguration

Beef is on the menu at the presidential inauguration.

Weather Stress May Push Cattle Prices Higher

Winter weather could continue to help drive cattle prices higher.

Trump Expects 'Big Results' from His Choice to Lead USDA

Donald Trump said Thursday that he expects that former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue, his choice to lead the Agriculture Department, will “deliver big results for all Americans who earn their living off the land.”

Trump Said to Nominate Sonny Perdue as Agriculture Secretary

Two transition officials confirm pick of ex-Georgia governor.

In Break With Trump, EPA Pick Says Climate Change Isn't Hoax

Donald Trump's choice to head the Environmental Protection Agency said Wednesday that climate change is real, breaking with both the president-elect and his own past statements.

In Break With Trump, EPA Pick Says Climate Change Isn't Hoax

Donald Trump's choice to head the Environmental Protection Agency said Wednesday that climate change is real, breaking with both the president-elect and his own past statements.

Ireland Reports 'Mad Cow' Case, says no Risk to Health

Recently a cow in Ireland was confirmed to have bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), known as mad cow disease.

Company Plans $50M Expansion at Nebraska Ethanol Plant

Flint Hills Resources plans to expand an ethanol plant in Nebraska that will help produce distillers grain for feed.

Ex-Japan Economy Minister Says TPP Offers Trump Trade Remedies

Amari says TPP would address many of Trump’s trade concerns. He sees it as a ’fair chance’ U.S. will eventually ratify TPP under Trump.

Choosing the Right US Secretary of Agriculture Is Getting the Attention It Requires

On the eve of Friday’s presidential inauguration, it’s possible, as always, to get caught up in the obsessions of the moment—the little controversies that drive disputes on Twitter and then melt away like a dusting of snow.

Trump EPA Pick to Quash 'Heavy Hand' in Environmental Regulation

Scott Pruitt to outline his vision in confirmation hearing.

 

Profit Tracker: Margins Retreat for Packers, Producers

Cattle feeders turned a profit for the eighth consecutive week.

Business on Track to be Wyoming's First USDA Slaughterhouse

Wyoming may have its first USDA licensed packing plant.

Drought-to-Drenched California Faces H20 Balancing Act

January storms fill reservoirs and bury mountains in snow. Now ‘the primary challenge’ is managing it all before summer.

The Bald and the Bold: Eagles' Resurgence Comes at a Price

Some farmers and conservationists say the resurgence of the American bald eagle has come at a price. 

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