A Variance and Condition Use Permit Hearing will be held in Tyndall at 8:30 a.m. on Nov. 19 in the Bon Homme County Courthouse.
A strong drive, determination and competitive spirit play a major role in the Angus breed, and this is reflected in show rings around the country each year. The American Angus Association offers their Roll of Victory (ROV) Show Program to recognize show-winning animals and their sires and dams.
The 2018 Western Junior Livestock Show was held Oct. 10-13 at the Pennington Country Fairgrounds in Rapid City.
PIERRE — Family and consumer science, agricultural education, and ProStart educators from across the state have been given the opportunity to incorporate beef programming efforts into their curriculum through the FACS beef program provided by the South Dakota Beef Industry Council (SDBIC) th…
DES MOINES, Iowa – On Nov. 14, the National Pork Board, the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that they will engage in a foresight-based marketing study called Pork 2040. The study will investigate changing consumer attitudes and tren…
DES MOINES, Iowa – America’s 60,000 pig farmers remain committed to using antibiotics responsibly as they take steps each day on doing what’s right for the health of people, pigs and the planet. In recognition of the 2018 U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week and World Antibiotic Awareness Week, No…
Many producers have started accessing this year’s silage, whether it was put in bunkers, bags or silos. Safety should be a top priority as silage piles are accessed.
BISMARCK — Not many North Dakota ranches have 1,000 chickens roaming free. Not many North Dakota ranches have cattle, sheep and pigs, all on pasture. And not many North Dakota ranches have added vegetables, fruits and nuts to their offerings, along with livestock and grain.
Do you have a deepfreeze full of beef? That’s why beef marketing campaigns are not directed at you.
Over the past 130 years, the Angus breed has established itself as industry leader for quality and advancement. This reputation was built by innovators and visionaries who possess drive and wise decision-making skills to better the breed and the industry.
ORANGE CITY, Iowa – The Dairy Discussions: Risk Management and Labor Issues program is set for Dec. 4 at the Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach — Sioux County office in Orange City.
KASSON, Minn. — While Mollie Allen may live just two blocks from Kasson-Mantorville High School, her heart is on the farm.
The IBM brand isn’t often associated with the cattle business. But that may change, thanks to the tech giant’s IBM Food Trust and its use of blockchain. That’s just what it sounds like: blocks of information that form a chain, linked via Internet to allow information sharing that is seamless…
The stands were packed at the 2018 Angus Convention as attendees gathered for the Grand Prize Giveaway. Hopefuls had their sights set on a polished John Deere XUV835M Gator Crossover Utility Vehicle and a Priefert and Tru-Test by Datamars complete cattle handling system. A large number of co…
Generous donors and supporters of the Angus Foundation were honored Nov. 2 at the annual Supporter Recognition Event hosted at the 2018 Angus Convention in Columbus, Ohio.
BROOKINGS — Corn residue can serve many purposes on cow/calf operations in the Upper Midwest. And, it may be one of the most underutilized resources cow/calf producers have access to, explained SDSU Extension Cow/Calf Field Specialist Taylor Grussing.
More than $147,500 in scholarships were awarded by the Hereford Youth Foundation of America (HYFA) Friday, Oct. 26, at the American Hereford Association (AHA) Hereford Honorees Reception during the AHA Annual Meeting and Conference in Kansas City, Mo.
With the crowning of Madison Weaver of Ephrata, Pa., Miss American Angus (MAA) took its first steps into its 51st year. Chosen from the pool of Auxiliary scholarship winners, the five candidates competed during the fifth-annual Angus Convention hosted in Columbus, Ohio, Nov. 3-5, 2018.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In celebration of 100 years in the Hereford business, the Bayers family of Bayers Hereford Ranch, Twin Bridges, Mont., was recognized for their commitment to the breed as a Century Breeder on Oct. 26 during the American Hereford Association (AHA) Hereford Honorees Receptio…
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In celebration of 50 years in the Hereford business, 12 Hereford breeders were recognized for their commitment as Golden Breeders on Friday, Oct. 26, during the American Hereford Association (AHA) Hereford Honorees Reception in Kansas City, Mo.
The North Dakota Stockmen’s Association (NDSA) Feeder Council will host its 2018 Beyond the Bunk Workshop Dec. 12 at the Ramada Bismarck Hotel in Bismarck, N.D.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The American Hereford Association (AHA) logged another strong year of growth in fiscal year (FY) 2018.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Sheila Crays, Tobias, Neb., was honored as Hereford Woman of the Year Oct. 26 during the National Hereford Women (NHW) annual meeting in Kansas City, Mo. The award is presented each year to a noteworthy member of the NHW to commemorate her achievements, leadership, promoti…
The Junior Gelbvieh and Balancer Heifer Show at the American Royal was held on Saturday, October 20, 2018, in Kansas City, Missouri. Judge Randy Daniel, Colbert, Georgia, evaluated the Gelbvieh and Balancer heifers.
The 2018 Angus Convention and Trade Show drew in a crowd of nearly 2,000 cattle producers, industry professionals and Angus breeders. The American Angus Association celebrated a year full of progress and innovation at the three-day event.