Daily Archives: August 11, 2014

70 Years Working at the Stockyards and He’s Never Seen It Like This

70 Years Working at the Stockyards and He’s Never Seen It Like This

Galen Culver

KFOR

He doesn’t really need to visit the stockyards auction floor any longer. But Kenneth Madding can’t resist coming back to the auction block at the Oklahoma National Stockyards. Too many old friends are still here, and there’s too much excitement these days.

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Texas Beef Producers Can Apply for Federal Disaster Aid Due to Drought

Texas Beef Producers Can Apply for Federal Disaster Aid Due to Drought

KBTX

Federal disaster aid for Texas cattle producers is available and officials are encouraging producers to act quickly in applying for programs.

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Weed control on rangeland

Weed control on rangeland

The Hays Daily News

Every year, thousands of acres of native prairie are sprayed with herbicide to control non-noxious weeds to benefit livestock production. This practice is expensive and not often profitable when viewed in the light of potential marginal increase in income from livestock production.

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