Editorial

New drone regulations to be released in Nov.

Farmers are hoping for decreased drone regulations to increase productivity and farm technology. The FAA is expected to release new regulation this Nov. FULL STORY »

Not your grandma’s beef

Flip through Betty Crocker’s 1950-edition cookbook and you’ll find ground beef and slow-cooker comfort food galore. Pot pie, cheeseburger bake, meatballs, casserole after casserole, and loaded baked potatoes topped with enough butter and love to take your senses back to grandma’s kitchen table — simple times when all you needed was a little fat, salt and a side of potatoes to reach culinary perfection. FULL STORY »

100 billion and counting…feed from biotech crops is safe

The debate continues to swirl about the safety of livestock feed from genetically-modified crops, but a review of scientific literature on the performance and health of animals consuming genetically-modified feed shows no difference between feed containing GE ingredients and that which does not. FULL STORY »

Monday Market Sentiment: 5-area cash trade continues to climb

The 5-area cash cattle price continues to rise this week, hitting $160.69 last week. FULL STORY »

New drone regulations to be released in November

Louisiana farmers have high hopes the Federal Aviation Administration will loosen drone restrictions for agricultural use in November. FULL STORY »

Cattle feeding margins roar back

After falling nearly $100 per head over a matter of a couple of weeks, cattle feeding margins increased more than $60 per head last week to just over $200 per head, according to the Sterling Beef Profit Tracker. FULL STORY »

K-State livestock judging team expects good competition season

K-State hopes to secure 14th national title in livestock judging competition. Returning students and a passion for agriculture fuel the team's recent competition victories. FULL STORY »

Cornell Cooperative Extension gets FAA approval for drone use

The Federal Aviation Administration has given Cornell Cooperative Extension's Bill Verbeten and Mike Stanyard of Wayne County, N.Y., approval to use crop drones to monitor field crops in the area. FULL STORY »

Nebraska feedlot considers using wind power

The Ensz Feedlot in Nebraska has asked to build a 100-foot wind turbine tower on its property to help reduce electricity costs, according to Lisa Wiegand of Gage County Planning and Zoning. FULL STORY »

Beef Marketing Group: Goals include sustainability

When Beef Marketing Group (BMG) launched their Progressive Beef program 13 years ago, their immediate goal was to improve food safety in their member feedyards, and therefore in the resulting beef products. FULL STORY »

Social media: Good or bad for agriculture?

The solution to my writer’s block was to use the very tool I write about: social media. Sometimes I sit down to write this column and find my fingers have no words in them. Inspiration isn’t usually hard to find, but when it is, I find writer’s block tends to be cured by a cold beer, or two. FULL STORY »

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