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(AUDIO) Potential Heat Stress this Week

The July weather pattern is posing to offer challenges this week for feedlot operators and cattle producers. Above average rain fall across the state has created greater humidity and has deteriorated ... Read More

Nebraska Grazing Conference is Aug. 12-14 in Kearney

Beginning and experienced graziers, land managers, policy makers, and those concerned with the utilization and conservation of our grazing lands are encouraged to register for the 19th annual Nebraska Grazing Conference Aug. 12-14 at the Ramada by W... Read More

Champions Named in All-American Limousin Futurity

The All-American Limousin Futurity took the stage in Springfield, Missouri on the final day of showing during the National Junior Limousin Show and Congress. This open show was held on Friday, July 5, 2019 and featured breeder and junior cattle from ... Read More

Nebraska Grazing Conference is August 12-14

Beginning and experienced grazers, land managers, policy makers, and those concerned with the utilization and conservation of our grazing lands are encouraged to register for the 19th annual Nebraska Grazing Conference Aug. 12-14 at the Ramada by Wyn... Read More

Working Facilities Tips

QUESTION: Our corral is past due for replacing, and I want to do it right. We have a small herd and can't spend a fortune. Do you have any plans or tips that might help me? ANSWER: There are lots of options, and many companies even offer complete ... Read More

Cattlemen Launch Campaign to Pass USMCA

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA)  recently launched a media campaign urging Congress to pass the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). The campaign features personal stories from cattle and beef producers across the country who wan... Read More

Nebraska Cattlemen Sends Three Participants to NCBA's Young Cattlemen's Conference

LINCOLN, NE (June 25, 2019) - Three Nebraska beef leaders participated in 10 days of intensive leadership training and a three-city tour showcasing every facet of the beef industry during NCBA's 2019 Young Cattlemen's Conference (YCC). Reiss Bruni... Read More

Cattle on Feed Report *AUDIO*

Cattle and calves on feed for the slaughter market in the United States for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 11.7 million head on June 1, 2019. The inventory was 2% above June 1, 2018. This is the highest June 1 inventory since th... Read More

Police checking whether Indiana dairy farm abuse was coerced`

FAIR OAKS, Ind. (AP) — A prosecutor says investigators are looking into whether an animal rights group worker coerced employees at a large northwestern Indiana dairy farm into the abuse of young calves that was captured on undercover video. Ne... Read More

Gov. Ricketts Blasts NYC Mayor’s “War On Beef”

LINCOLN –Governor Pete Ricketts issued a statement blasting a new initiative by New York City (NYC) Mayor Bill de Blasio that proposes to reduce beef consumption by 50 percent and end the use of processed meat in NYC’s municipal facilities. ... Read More

Nebraska Farm Bureau Criticizes NYC Mayor’s Plan to Combat Global Warming by Buying Less Beef

LINCOLN, NEB. – New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s plan to slash meat consumption in schools and other city facilities is being slammed in a letter by Nebraska Farm Bureau. De Blasio’s Green New Deal, a wide-ranging initiative, includes reduc... Read More