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Knowing exactly how beef cattle utilize protein is important to answering many nutrition questions producers and industry nutritionists pose to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialists like Jason Smith, Ph.D., Amarillo. Smith, an ...
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2024 National Feeder and Stocker Receipts Down 6 percent from 2023

The number of feeder and stocker cattle sold during the first 19 weeks of 2024 ...

Carcass weights add price pressure

Heavier fed cattle carcass weights continue to weigh on cash fed cattle prices and wholesale ...

USDA now accepting farm loan payments online

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently announced that most farm loan borrowers will now ...

Texas Crop and Weather Report April 30th

CENTRAL A wide range of rainfall amounts were recorded over the past week and soil ...

Use heifer pre-breeding exams as a culling tool and to prepare for breeding season

STOCKTON, Mo. – “As cattle producers rebuild their cattle herds, the focus may be to ...
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Texas Crop and Weather Report April 30th

CENTRAL A wide range of rainfall amounts were recorded over the past week and soil moisture was good. Two tornadoes were confirmed in Navarro County ...

Use heifer pre-breeding exams as a culling tool and to prepare for breeding season

STOCKTON, Mo. – “As cattle producers rebuild their cattle herds, the focus may be to retain heifers as replacements,” says Patrick Davis, University of Missouri ...

Corn crop conditions improve as acres and prices decline

Corn prices are down, and acres in Texas and across the U.S. are expected to follow as improved overall growing conditions could deliver above average ...

Answering the cattle nutrition protein question

Knowing exactly how beef cattle utilize protein is important to answering many nutrition questions producers and industry nutritionists pose to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialists like Jason ...

Wheat leaf rust and stripe rust an emerging problem statewide

While recent rains have been a boon to many crops in the state, they have also presented an unfortunate emerging issue with wheat rust development ...

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Arthur Stilwell and his brownies There was something contrary to ordinary about Arthur Edward Stilwell, the man who founded Port Arthur, Texas and for whom ...

Just Your Standard Bull

                  Tomorrow will be Tuesday, April 22. I will be boarding a plane to Kansas City at 9:30 am to attend meetings for the American International ...

King Ranch®, Inc. announces strategic investment into Cobalt Cattle

HOUSTON - April 9, 2024 - King Ranch, Inc. announced today that it has acquired a 50% stake in Cobalt Cattle, the nation's fourth-largest cattle ...

Where we stand with drought

Fortunately as I sit here and type this, a lot of the region is in pretty good shape. However, as you can see below there ...

Considerations for building cow inventories at current prices

Calf prices are encouraging cow-calf producers to increase cow inventories to have more calves to sell. Consider the following points when evaluating growing the cowherd. ...

USDA, USAID deploy $1 billion for emergency food assistance

WASHINGTON, April 18, 2024 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) will deploy $1 billion in Commodity Credit ...

South Texas Beef and Forage Field Day set for May 8 in Beeville

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will host the South Texas Beef and Forage Field Day on May 8 in Beeville. The field day will be held ...

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