Daily Archives: April 20, 2012

Lawmakers, livestock groups raise concerns with animal production mandates

Lawmakers, livestock groups raise concerns with animal production mandates

TSCRA

Lawmakers and representatives from animal agriculture joined forces to educate nearly 100 people about the deliberate emphasis farmers and ranchers place on caring for the health and well-being of their animals.

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Livestock Legislation Compromises Welfare

Livestock Legislation Compromises Welfare

Thebeefsite.com

Lawmakers and representatives from animal agriculture joined forces to educate nearly 100 people about the deliberate emphasis farmers and ranchers place on caring for the health and well-being of their animals.

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Research Finds Antibiotics in DDG Rendered Inactive

Research Finds Antibiotics in DDG Rendered Inactive

Cheryl Anderson

DTN

Recent research is helping dispel fears of antibiotic residues in distillers grains.

Distillers grains are rendered inactive during the ethanol production process, according to Devan Paulus, researcher assistant for the University of Minnesota Department of Animal Science.

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Terminal feed additives for feedlot cattle

Terminal feed additives for feedlot cattle

Dan Loy

The Cattle Business Weekly

With high feed costs, the efficiency or feed conversion often separates the high cost and low cost of gain pens.

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BeefTalk: Try Hard for Less Than 3 Percent Calf Death Loss

BeefTalk: Try Hard for Less Than 3 Percent Calf Death Loss

Kris Ringwall, Beef Specialist, NDSU Extension Service

The death of a calf never is uneventful. Calves are tough, so most survive in good or bad weather. However, some don’t survive.

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Integrated Bull Management: Critical Success Factors

Integrated Bull Management: Critical Success Factors

Stephen Boyles, OSU Beef Extension Specialist

Most bull buyers purchase within 150 miles of their operation. Selling bulls private treaty is the most time consuming, yet for many producers, the best way to sell bulls. Full Story

Kobe And Wagyu Beef: Final Thoughts And Clarifications

Kobe And Wagyu Beef: Final Thoughts And Clarifications

Larry Olmsted

Forbes

I thought three parts was enough for this topic, but I was wrong. The interest, feedback, questions, and comments were much greater than I expected, so first I would like to thank you all for reading and writing.

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