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Antibiotic use for safe food production

The discovery of antibiotics began in the 1920’s and continued through the decades providing a wide variety of substances to fight bacteria that caused sickness and disease in people and livestock. FULL STORY »

Adding forage options with summer annuals

Warm-season annuals are excellent options to consider as a way to increase a farm or ranch’s forage production. These are a group of annual grasses that perform best during the warmest part of the summer and are typically planted in June or July. FULL STORY »

'It is Time to Act' on Expanding Livestock Industry in State

Nebraska's uniquely intertwined agricultural economy, although still the engine of the state's economy, may not be operating to its full potential, says a new University of Nebraska-Lincoln report that outlines the potential impact of several livestock-industry expansion scenarios. FULL STORY »

As heat, humidity set in, livestock heat stress is danger

The heat and humidity of summer are arriving in many parts of Nebraska this week, and a University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension educator is offering tips on how to handle livestock in these potentially dangerous conditions. FULL STORY »

USMEF Audio Report: Challenges, opportunities for U.S. in Europe

Craig Floss, CEO of the Iowa Corn Growers Association and the Iowa Corn Promotion Board, offers his observations on the delegation’s objectives, meetings and activities. FULL STORY »

Kansas State develops genetic test to detect E. coli

Researchers at Kansas State University have developed a genetic test that could help the beef cattle industry more rapidly detect pathogenic Shiga toxin-producing E. coli O157:H7. FULL STORY »

Summer cattle market conditions

Summer officially started this past weekend and cattle markets so far have shown little of the seasonal pressure that has been expected. Fed cattle prices have strengthened counter-seasonally the past three weeks and cattle slaughter has continued down year over year. FULL STORY »

Can storage of vaccine affect its efficacy?

Respiratory disease in cattle also known as BRD, shipping fever or pneumonia may cost the U.S. cattle industry over $2 billion annually (Powell 2013). Management techniques can offset much of this cost and having a good vaccination program can maintain the health of a calf all the way through the production system. FULL STORY »

Summertime water requirements for the cow herd

During hot summer months, the water needed for a cow herd often determines several other management decisions. To best assess the adequacy of water quantities in surface water or from wells or "rural water" supplies, it first is necessary to have an idea of the amount needed for cattle of different sizes and stages of production that you may have during the summer on the ranch. FULL STORY »

From the BIF conference: Getting back to basics in selection Play video

Cheramie Viator consults with Silver Spur Ranches and other large operations in their genetic-selection process. FULL STORY »

USDA announces new support, website for beginning farmers

Implementation of new Farm Bill measures and other policy changes will improve the financial security of new and beginning farmers FULL STORY »

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