John Maday

Red Angus Association launches new quality-based grid with Tyson

Producers who participate in the Red Angus Association of America’s (RAAA) Feeder Calf Certification Program (FCCP) now have an opportunity to market finished cattle to Tyson on a grid offering significant premiums for Quality Grade. Speaking at the Leachman Cattle of Colorado pre-sale seminar last weekend, RAAA’s director of breed growth Myron Edelman described the new program, which is called “Choice+.” FULL STORY »

Monitoring behavior, performance and health Play video

GrowSafe has become known for developing systems for measuring individual feed intake and feed efficiency in cattle. FULL STORY »

Almost all animal-health companies commit to guidance 213

Since the FDA released its Guidance for Industry #213 in December 2013, all but one affected company have committed in writing to comply with the voluntary guidance. And the committed companies market over 99 percent of the drugs affected by the guidance FDA announced this week. FULL STORY »

Bull-sale time at CSU Play video

At Colorado State University’s Agricultural Research, Development and Extension Center, animal scientist Jason Ahola discusses the recent CSU bull sale and ongoing animal-science research at CSU. FULL STORY »

Marketing calves on genetic merit

Cattle feeders routinely see wide variation groups of cattle they feed in performance, value and profitability. Some of that variation relates to management before the cattle arrive, which has led to marketing programs designed to capture value based on verification of health and weaning practices back at the ranch. FULL STORY »

Aggressive placements boost feedyard inventories

Inventories in U.S. feedlots with 1,000 head or more reached 99 percent of one year ago on March 1 according to the March Cattle on Feed report from USDA. March marks the 18th consecutive month in which inventories were below year-ago levels, but large numbers of cattle placed into feedlots early this year have brought the total closer to a year ago. FULL STORY »

FDA launches new reporting system for feed problems

Producers, veterinarians and nutritionists have a new online tool for registering complaints about suspected problems with livestock feed. FULL STORY »

Fat freed?

Everyone knows saturated fats lead to cardiovascular disease. However, a major research review getting media attention this week provides further evidence everyone just might be wrong. FULL STORY »

Report projects growth in animal vaccine business

Emergence of new strains of pathogens, coupled with global growth in livestock production and evolution of new technologies will help drive growth in the veterinary vaccine market, according to a report from Global Industry Analysts, Inc. (GIA). FULL STORY »

GRSB makes progress toward framework for sustainable beef

The Global Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (GRSB), a diverse organization seeking consensus on sustainability issues, this week released a draft document outlining “Principles and Criteria for Global Sustainable Beef.” FULL STORY »

Cow prices up, fed cattle volatile in USDA report

Cull-cow prices have moved higher as slaughter declines, according to USDA’s Livestock Dairy and Poultry Outlook report released March 14. FULL STORY »

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