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  1. Top Ag News
    House Ag Chairman Proposes Small Family Farmer and Rancher Relief Act

    On Friday, Chairman David Scott introduced H.R 8590, the Small Family Farmer and Rancher Relief Act. The first part of the act […]

    August 3, 2022
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    Domestic Corn Demand Goes Well Beyond Consumer Foods

    When most consumers drive past corn fields on summer roads this season, they might assume the crop is going toward products like […]

    July 13, 2022
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    Tips for Adding Value to Weaned Calves

    Add value to your herd by marketing preconditioned weaned calves or through retained ownership past weaning. Preconditioning includes several practices that add […]

    June 9, 2022
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    Ground Beef Remains Consumer Favorite Despite High Prices

    Consumers’ pick of ground beef has not waned despite near-record-high price levels. As Memorial Day weekend ended, the hamburger-heavy holiday helped fuel […]

    June 2, 2022
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    Stocking Rate Key to Grazing Strategy

    According to Kansas State University Beef Cattle Nutritionist Phillip Lancaster, proper management of grazing pastures remains key to herd nutrition. Stocking rate […]

    May 9, 2022
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    USDA Adds New Benefits for Dairy Revenue Protection, Livestock Risk Protection

    USDA announced Wednesday the update of both Dairy Revenue Protection (DRP) and Livestock Risk Protection (LRP) insurance. The updates to these viable […]

    May 5, 2022
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    Tips for Developing a Livestock Emergency Preparedness Plan

    With wildfires sweeping the drought-stricken plains and ongoing severe weather concerns popping up with the springtime, emergency preparedness for your herd couldn’t […]

    April 29, 2022
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    Can Cover Crops Serve as Forage? Livestock Producers Look to Reduce Feed Costs

    Cover crops are a focal point of agricultural conservation. But can they lend a hand in profitability for livestock producers? As feed […]

    April 27, 2022
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    Great Plains Drought, Wildfire Destroy Livestock and Forage

    The Great Plains region continues to be ravaged by severe drought and wildfires. The already drought-plagued area wreaked havoc on crops and […]

    April 20, 2022
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    Dairy Efficiency, Sustainability Continues to Grow

    Did you know that for every .27 pounds of human edible food that ruminants consume, they produce 1 pound of product? While […]

    April 8, 2022