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Baxter Black: Stress

September 22, 2017 — Let's say a busload of Brazillian soccer players came by your place one fine fall afternoon unexpected and took you on a three-day road trip. You didn't have time to pack your toothpaste or your own saddle! They made you play two games a day […]

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Public Lands Stewards Recognized by BLM at PLC Meeting

September 22, 2017 — FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (September 22, 2017) – The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) today, announced three 2017 Rangeland Stewardship Award recipients at the Public Lands Council (PLC) Annual Meeting in Flagstaff, Ariz. Recipients included Utah rancher, Bill Kennedy, the Colorado Cattlemen's Association, and The Stewardship Alliance […]

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Efficiency and quality improvement support beef industry production margins

September 22, 2017 — Production efficiency in the U.S. beef industry has a significant and positive impact on both market performance and industry margins. In 2015, when supplies were relatively tight, the industry produced the same amount of beef as it did in 1975 but with 43 million fewer […]

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MSU Steer-A-Year seeking donations

September 22, 2017 — Montana State University's Steer-A-Year program is seeking steer donations for the 2017-18 academic year. The donated steers will allow agriculture students to gain hands-on learning experience in all aspects of the beef industry, from anatomy to production. Throughout the academic year, students in the Steer-A-Year […]

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Backgrounding calves may be profitable option

September 22, 2017 — With drought, lack of hay and volatile market prices, North Dakota cattle producers are faced with difficult choices. One option is to add value to the calves by feeding them in North Dakota instead of selling them. To address this issue, the North Dakota State […]

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Nov: WY Stock Growers, cons districts to meet

September 22, 2017 — CASPER – Held in conjunction every 5 years, the Wyoming Natural Resource Rendezvous will welcome hundreds of ranchers and other natural resource users across the state for four days of educational sessions, opportunities to bid on live and silent auction items, go holiday shopping at […]

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South Dakota Farm Bureau Donates Life Saving Equipment to Fire Department

September 22, 2017 — It seems simple. A single tube. But it's something that could mean the difference between life and death in a grain bin. Thanks to a donation by the South Dakota Farm Bureau Centennial Community Initiative, producers in Brookings and Kingsbury counties will have this resource […]

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South Dakota Beef Council sets budget

September 22, 2017 — PIERRE, SD – South Dakota Beef Industry Council (SDBIC) directors held their annual meeting in conjunction with the 51st annual BEEF Bowl on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at the SDSU Performing Arts Center in Brookings, SD. Directors received staff and committee updates, heard from SDSU […]

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Batista brothers indicted for insider trading

September 22, 2017 — According to Reuters, Brazilian police requested that government prosecutors charge Wesley Batista and Joesley Batista, brothers who own the JBS meatpacking company, for insider trading. Allegedly the brothers saved up to 138 million reais ($44 million) via illegal deals in May. The insider trading occurred […]

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Lee Pitts: I’ll Let You Go Now

September 21, 2017 — I'm the last person in America who doesn't own a cell phone so when your phone doesn't ring, it's me. I have a good reason for being a telephonicphobiac… I'm a writer and I think it was Anonymous who said, "For a writer all phone […]

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BeefTalk: Rain Makes Regrowth; Put Weight on Cows Now

September 21, 2017 — Commit this truism to memory: Feed is available for cattle. In fact, if we did not have cattle and sheep, acre upon acre of forage would be grossly underutilized. Even in dry years, forage is present. Sometimes we need to search, but still, forage is […]

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S. Dakota missing and stolen livestock

September 21, 2017 — The South Dakota Brand Board may pay up to $5,000 reward to any person who provides information leading to the conviction of any person for the crime of stealing livestock which are branded with a registered brand with the board. Please contact them at 605-773-3324 […]

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Outtagrass Cattle Co. by Jan Swan Wood

September 21, 2017 — Outtagrass Cattle Co. by Jan Swan Wood for the Sept. 23, 2017, edition of Tri-State Livestock News

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2017 PRCA WORLD STANDINGS

September 21, 2017 — All-around 1. Tuf Cooper, Weatherford, Texas $207,082 2. Trevor Brazile, Decatur, Texas 160,692 3. Caleb Smidt, Bellville, Texas 151,990 4. Ryle Smith, Oakdale, Calif. 139,263 5. Junior Nogueira, Presidente Pruden, Brazile 136,430 6. Erich Rogers, Round Rock, Ariz. 128,764 7. Russell Cardoza, Terrebonne, Ore. 112,795 […]

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Young Ag Leadership Conference offers speakers, workshops

September 21, 2017 — The 2017 Young Ag Leadership Conference (YALC) is slated for Oct. 13-15 at the Radisson Colonial Hotel in Helena. YALC brings together people ages 18-40 with an interest in leadership, personal development, education and networking. This year's event kicks off Friday afternoon with an area […]

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Livestock Market Reports | Week of Sept 18-24

September 21, 2017 — Belle Fourche Livestock, Burke Livestock Auction, Faith Livestock Commission Company, Ft. Pierre Livestock Auction, Lemmon Livestock, Philip Livestock Auction, Platte Livestock, Presho Livestock Auction, St. Onge Livestock, Crawford Livestock, Sheridan Livestock Auction Co., Inc., Valentine Livestock Auction Co., Miles City Livestock Co., Torrington Livestock

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UW College of Agriculture and Natural Resources honors alumni and others

September 21, 2017 — Two individuals are being honored as outstanding alumni by the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Wyoming. * Martin Winchell, managing director for Schneider, one of the largest wholly-owned foreign transportation and logistics firms in China * Weed scientist Philip Stahlman, […]

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Team named reserve champion in contest

September 21, 2017 — The Casper College Livestock Judging team earned Reserve Champion at the 71st Annual National Barrow Show Livestock Judging Contest in Austin, Minnesota. The team scored a total of 3,206 points, just nine points behind champion Butler Community College from El Dorado, Kansas. The team placed […]

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Fall grazing offers opportunities, challenges

September 21, 2017 — After a summer of drought in North Dakota, pastures have been used heavily and cattle producers are looking for forage options to get them through the fall. "In areas that have received late-summer rains, producers may be able to benefit from green-up of pastures and […]

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Cattle raisers support WOTUS repeal

September 21, 2017 — FORT WORTH, Texas — In June, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) announced their intention to repeal the so-called Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule. Upon the announcement by EPA administrator Scott Pruitt, Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers […]

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