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The Cattle Industry Convention has wrapped up another year of sharpening its focus on 2017.
Volatile cattle markets have impacted the industry over the past year. To help the situation, industry leaders have tried to shorten the trading hours and address high frequency trading. A group of cattle operators are doing business a different way in an open cash market with an online live auction.
A deal disclosed Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, will allow the mass slaughter of hundreds of wild bison migrating from Yellowstone National Park, while sparing 25 animals that American Indian tribes want to start new herds.
‘We cannot wall ourselves off’ from the other 96% of world.
Mars says a miscommunication with a subcontractor led to a defective batch of its Skittles, reportedly on their way to becoming cattle feed, ending up scattered across a highway.
Good access to export markets needed to avoid beef oversupply.
Strong feedlot demand for feeder cattle helps explain the strong feeder price rally at the end of 2016.
The cattle industry is buzzing in Nashville this week, and Pro Farmer couldn’t help but to join the conversation about prices.
The annual Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show was held Feb. 1-3 in Nashville, Tenn. Industry leaders talk about the health of the overall beef industry.
Reports of "fescue foot" causing loss of cows are coming in, says Craig Roberts, University of Missouri Extension forage specialist.
After beef prices saw an upward movement in the month of November, prices continued to climb in December.
The Utah Prairie Dog's listing under the Endangered Species Act is being challenged by a landowner. It is just one of a number of court cases that could affect agriculture in 2017.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture also reported a record amount of beef in freezers or cold storage last week.
While both fed and feeder cattle markets posted strong rallies into the new year, female markets were mixed.
Terri Barber steers the American Hereford Association forward.
A Utah law proposal would make it illegal to harrass livestock with a drone, and animal rights activists don't like it.
The cattle industry is gathering in Nashville for its annual National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) convention, discussing issues like trade and Washington policy as the new administration is already hard at work.