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Members of the National Cattlemen's Beef Association addressed current policy priorities at the 2014 Cattle Industry Summer Conference in Denver, passing new resolutions and directives for the 2014 Policy Agenda.

A camera that began as a chilly gadget for photographing bucks and monitoring food plots or game trails has become an important survey instrument for managing deer populations.

Mississippi State University scientists are conducting research to determine the economic impact of wild hog damage to agriculture in Mississippi.

As we receive ready for preweaning shots and deworming, I think these calves are in the homestretch. They're starting to receive a little hay and grain to supplement the fading grass and prepare them for independent life in September.

Everything was favourable for the Landmark Bairnsdale special spring store sale at Bairnsdale today, for what livestock manager Brad Obst described as a magnificent line of cattle.

Everything was favourable for the Landmark Bairnsdale special spring store sale at Bairnsdale today, for what livestock manager Brad Obst described as a magnificent line of cattle.

More than 1,500 beef cattle producers from across Texas and abroad gathered at Texas A&M University in College Station for the 60th Beef Cattle Short Course to learn more about cattle production and maximizing profits during times of record prices.

Summer is here and so is the heat. While animal owners are sure to give pets plenty of water and shade, it is just as important for ranchers to have enough water and shade for cattle and other grazing animals.

He is an Indian Doctor; Indian as in the country, not as in Cherokee, Crow or Choctaw. Although he'd much prefer that you call him an “American Doctor” because he was born in this country and has never owed his allegiance to anywhere else on earth but the good old USA.

Cattlemen are constantly faced with a list of decisions they have to make. At this point most of them focus on how they will manage and care for their herd over the next few months – primarily winter.

After a full day of work at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds last month, Mark Goodrich went home to his ranch outside Glenwood City, Wis., to check on the cattle.

Strong cattle and beef prices, tremendous results from a return-on-investment study, an industry forecast ripe with opportunity, and an engaged community of beef producers and importers combined to create an air of optimism and opportunity at the 2014 Cattle Industry Summer Conference July 31-Aug. 2 in Denver -- every despite the realities of an ever-shrinking beef checkoff budget.

Some cow-calf producers are facing a planning challenge they've never faced before: what to do with significantly more net return than the wildest imagination could have conceived.

Angus cattle grazed by organic farmer Will Meurer of Wholesome Living Farm roam on farmland in Winchester, Kentucky.

More than 100 junior Brangus exhibitors traveled up to 1,100 miles one-way to attend this year's 32nd Annual National Junior Brangus Show (NJBS) in Bryan, Texas.

THERE was a mixed offering of 2200 cattle penned at the Pakenham store cattle sale last Thursday - well over the 1000 advertised.

A QUALITY yarding attracted a big crowd for the September spring sale at Yea, last Friday.

TWO Eden beef farmers are celebrating an industry accolade for their grass-fed Aberdeen Angus cattle.

My Grandpa wanted me to be a lawyer because as a child I was argumentative and always on the lookout for an easy buck.

OLYMPIA, Wash. • Carefully managed cattle grazing can improve weed control, plant health and plant diversity on native prairies, according to anecdotal evidence.

Sometime today, Richard Stotts will enlist the help of two boys from college, Brazos Williams and Wade Wells, and together they will load his three Angus bulls and one heifer into a trailer.

Every cattle operation is affected by sickness and or even death loss in some manner. At this time of the year, when many producers are weaning and “transitioning” big numbers of calves, this is especially true.

When ranchers in the Southern United States are asked to list ideal characteristics for cattle in their operations, they may share several things in common.

The distance between villain and tragic figure is often among the shortest in literature and in life.

Whitney Leggett/wleggett@winchestersun.comCody Gibson operates a tractor and Steffen Bale Accumulator, owned by John Gray and Ron Fulkerson and utilized on the Anderson Brothers Farm on Clintonville Road, for Ag Day participants. The accumulator picks up, bales, ties and releases bales of hay. has all the latest cattle news including the up to the minute USDA Market Reports. Check it out. has news of interest to commercial cattle producers. If you are a serious cattle producer this is the place for you!