Daily Archives: August 15, 2013

Grass is Greener

Grass is Greener

RICK FOSTER

SUN CHRONICLE

At the Dufort farm off Reservoir Street, about 50 black and brown cattle graze contentedly on tall grass, bulking up for the day when they will become steaks, roasts and hamburger on American tables.

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Cow health issues to be diagnosed earlier with electronic pill

Cow health issues to be diagnosed earlier with electronic pill

Brett Wessler

Drovers

Visual symptoms of a health risk can come too late for beef and dairy producers, but an electronic pill in development can monitor the health of a cow and diagnose problems before they get out of control.

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SD leading 3-state trade mission to Russia

SD leading 3-state trade mission to Russia

Kansas City Star

Officials with the state agriculture departments in Kansas and Montana also will be involved in the trip planned for late October, along with beef producers and industry representatives.

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