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At a certain tree, in a non-descript and sparsely populated part of Montana, the right people, if you know them, can leave a certain artifact in a particular cranny. Either Myron calls you or he doesn't. Hooter knew Myron would call because Hooter was possibly the only person alive who could provide the authorities with a physical description of the erstwhile corporate protagonist.

Often as we approach times of the year when forage availability becomes greater, many cattlemen feel that they no longer need to provide mineral supplementation since the grass is so succulent and plentiful.

The 10 producers who registered the most Angus beef cattle in South Dakota recorded a total of 3,694 Angus with the American Angus Association during fiscal year 2014, which ended Sept. 30, according to Bryce Schumann, association chief executive officer.

BASS Strait island buyers have again been strong supporters of the spring Landfall Angus sale at Launceston, Tasmania.

A well-managed prescribed burn is an important tool in a landowner's kit.

Surprisingly, I still find that many producers do not use expected progeny differences (EPDs) as a primary selection tool for their bull. Many select their next herd bull based only on physical appearance or a perceived ability to perform, or low birth weight.

A big crowd was on hand September 27th in Lyles, Tennessee for Martin Farms' Open home at the Farm.

THE fortnightly Pakenham store sale last Thursday started off with very limited competition but improved as the sale progressed, according to Dan Cameron, SEJ Pakenham.

I got my start with other people's cull cows, just a bid or two over the hamburger market – which was not so dear back then.

Gartner-Denowh Angus Ranch in Sidney, ranked as ninth largest in registering the most Angus beef cattle in Montana with the American Angus Association during fiscal year 2014, which ended Sept. 30, ac

The clean-clip boys and girls in their blue and gold FFA jackets make me so proud to be a former member.

Blue Drifter Ranch in Issaquah tied for 10th largest in registering the most angus beef cattle in Washington with the American Angus Association during the fiscal year 2014. Angus breeders across the nation in 2014 registered 298,369 head of Angus cattle. The American Angus Association is the nation’s largest beef breed organization, serving nearly 25,000 members across [...]

There are literally an infinite number of ways to formulate a mineral supplement. With hundreds of ingredients at our disposal and well as countless combinations of forage sources and cattle classifications on these forage bases the variations are mind boggling.

“Thin cows do not compete.” That's a statement of fact that Kris Ringwall, Extension beef specialist at North Dakota State University (NDSU) believes should be written on barn walls and painted on pasture fences. Right along with: Thin cows need more feed.

At the European Angus Cattle Society herd competition barbecue Molly Bradley from Killylea was presented with the Young Handler trophy which she won at Blackberry Hill Farm in Gilford during the Bank of Ireland Open Farm Weekend.

In Mississippi, more than 200,000 deer are harvested each year, providing families with a source of free-range meat. However, hunters must exercise care when processing deer to ensure good-tasting, high quality, safe meat products.

It was a historic day for both the North Carolina Simmental Association and the Simmental beef industry, as the NCSA celebrated their 40th annual state sale.

Harms Plainview Ranch of Lincolnville ranks ninth on the American Angus Association’s list of the state’s largest Angus beef cattle producers, but owner Mark Harms isn’t as concerned about size as he is meeting the needs of his buyers.

Protecting one's assets is another term for fall calf vaccinations. One does not need to view very many market reports to understand that the asset value of a calf has gone up. In other words, calves are worth good money.

Double K Ranch in Afton recently re-enrolled in the American Angus Association’s MaternalPlus program as a commitment to making genetic improvements in lifetime cow herd productivity.

It was a rare moment for Phil Bass. That's “Dr. Phil” to every who know the corporate meat scientist for the Certified Angus Beef ® brand.

FLUCTUATING prices reflected the mixed quality of the 1700 cattle offered at last Thursday's Pakenham store cattle sale. Better lines sold at prices equal to recent rates, Landmark's Peter Brewer said.

As a cow-calf herd goes into the fall season after a hot, dry summer, the entire herd may be stressed. Excessive heat, short grass and low water tanks stress cattle and make them more susceptible to diseases.

Tico writes a column for the Citizen's Gazette of Burnett, Texas, which is amazing because judging by his picture in the paper, Tico is a dog.

Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:26:17 GMT By Ross Courtney Yakima Herald-Republic GORDON KING/Yakima Herald-Republic Ed Johnson tries to herd his uncooperative Longhorn cattle into a pen at the Central Washington State Fair on Thursday. Longhorns are one of the more unusual breeds of cattle being shown at the fair. Johnson lives in Molalla, Ore. The adult Lowline Angus stand so low at the wash rack that ...

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