Agriculture

2017 Annual Livestock Slaughter Highlights

2017 Annual Livestock Slaughter Highlights

Total red meat production for the United States totaled 52.1 billion pounds in 2017, 3 percent higher than the previous year. Red meat includes beef, veal, pork, and...

USDA Update - April 14, 2018

USDA Update - April 14, 2018

IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER: PRIMARY NESTING SEASON -  March 15th -  July 15 -  NO CRP Contract Management ALLOWED CRP - Initial and re-seeding of permanent cover...

USDA Update - April 7, 2018

USDA Update - April 7, 2018

IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER: PRIMARY NESTING SEASON -  March 15th -  July 15 -  NO CRP Contract Management ALLOWED CRP - Initial and re-seeding of permanent cover...

Vitamin A Deficiency in Beef Calves

Vitamin A Deficiency in Beef Calves

As calving season comes into full swing, there have been some reports of calves being stillborn, aborted, blind, or very weak due to Vitamin A deficiencies.  Vitamin...