Daily Archives: August 25, 2014

Stockpiled Bermudagrass Can Reduce Winter Feed Costs

Stockpiled Bermudagrass Can Reduce Winter Feed Costs

Glenn Selk

Beef2Live

Harvested forage costs are a large part of the production costs associated with cow-calf enterprises.  An Oklahoma State University trial had the objective to economically evaluate stockpiled bermudagrass. 

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Beef Genetics Trade Mission to Russia Cancelled

Beef Genetics Trade Mission to Russia Cancelled

Stan Allen

KELO

Due to uncertainties in the Russian market, the beef genetics trade mission hosted by the South Dakota Department of Agriculture (SDDA) and South Dakota Beef Breeds Council planned for October has been cancelled.

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High beef prices bringing back days of rustlers, farmers say

High beef prices bringing back days of rustlers, farmers say

John Switzer

Columbus Dispatch

With the price of beef going through the roof nowadays, cattle rustling is coming back into vogue across the country and in Ohio. Michael Bergman, a Madison County farmer who raises cattle, said farmers are worried.

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