The 20th annual Dakota Feeder Calf Show is set for Saturday, Oct. 20, in Turtle Lake, N.D.
The career plans of would-be veterinarians are being derailed as you read this.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - John Killefer, South Dakota Corn Utilization Council Endowed Dean of the South Dakota State University College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences, is pleased to announce the David A. Thompson Endowed Department Chair of Dairy and Food Science.
Like pieces of a puzzle, vitamins are essential in keeping cattle healthy year-round. Price spikes in the last year, however, have producers taking another look at how to fit savings into concerns about source and efficacy over time.
Riding out to check cattle with his dad is among Reid Grate's earliest memories.
BROOKINGS — The recent incursion and expansion of African swine fever (ASF) into China has raised concerns among U.S. producers and regulatory officials, said Russ Daly, professor, SDSU Extension veterinarian.
Fall is the time for breeding cattle inventory reconciliation.
Results from the South Dakota Agriculture Land Market Trends survey have been published. They show average cash rental rates for pasture land to vary from $16 per-acre in the southwest region of South Dakota to $75 per-acre in the east-central region of the state.
North Dakota Stockmen's Association (NDSA) members elected new officers — President Dan Rorvig of McVille, N.D., and Vice President Jeff Schafer of New Rockford, N.D. — at the 89th annual NDSA Convention and Trade Show in Bismarck, N.D., Sept. 13-15.
It is National Farm Safety Week (Sept. 16-22) which also serves as a safety reminder for those involved in agriculture. Silage harvest has been going for a couple of weeks and soybean harvest has started in parts of South Dakota. In addition, we have started to see an increase in farm equipm…
BROOKINGS — Beef Bucks, Inc., has been named the 2018 South Dakota State University Friend of the Beef Industry. The Beef Bucks program is a non-profit organization that strives to promote the beef industry and educate consumers.
The North Dakota Stockmen’s Association (NDSA) recognized long-time association members Fred Sorenson of White Earth, N.D., and Ruidoso, N.M., and Warren Zenker of Gackle, N.D., with Honorary Membership Awards at a special awards banquet during its annual convention in Bismarck, N.D., tonight.
The North Dakota Stockmen’s Association (NDSA) recognized long-time local brand inspector and Raleigh, N.D., cattleman Roy Riehl with the NDSA’s Honorary Local Brand Inspector Award at a special awards banquet during its annual convention in Bismarck, N.D., tonight.
The North Dakota Stockmen’s Association (NDSA) presented the 2018 Environmental Stewardship Award to Robert and Holly Brooks of Rhame, N.D., during the NDSA’s 89th Annual Convention & Trade Show, “Leading the Way,” in Bismarck, N.D., on Sept. 15.
The North Dakota Stockmen’s Association (NDSA) recognized 46-year members and long-time ranchers Arlyn and Sourey Schmidt of the 7N Ranch as the Rancher of the Year at a special awards banquet during its annual convention in Bismarck, N.D., tonight.
The North Dakota Stockmen’s Association (NDSA) recognized five employees for their long-time service to the state’s livestock industry during a special awards ceremony at the NDSA’s 89th Annual Convention & Trade Show in Bismarck, N.D., this evening.
The North Dakota Stockmen’s Foundation (NDSF) awarded eight scholarships during the North Dakota Stockmen’s Association’s (NDSA) 89th Annual Convention & Trade Show in Bismarck, N.D., this afternoon.
Washington, D.C. — A delegation of 18 bison ranchers from 11 states headed home after a stampeding across the U.S. Department of Agriculture and Capitol Hill for two days this week to discuss truth-in-labeling, herd health research, trade, and farm bill priorities.
Cows are harvesters, sort of a biological combine, and dining on crop aftermath can be a real component to profitable commercial beef production.
BILLINGS, Mont. — On Sept. 10, R-CALF USA asked the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to investigate packer trading activities on specific dates spanning the past six years. The group states it identified numerous anomalies in the cattle futures market and suspects packers were mak…
New shepherds will have an opportunity to learn more about managing sheep during a clinic Sept. 22 at North Dakota State University’s Hettinger Research Extension Center or Sept. 23 at the NDSU Sheep Unit in Fargo.
North Dakota producers having trouble selling soybeans for the export market this year should consider feeding the soybeans to beef cattle, North Dakota State University Extension livestock experts say.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) products and brands recently earned 18 awards at the 2018 World Dairy Expo Championship Dairy Product contest, including a sweep of the Mozzarella category.
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Marc Bauer has agreed to serve as interim head of North Dakota State University’s Animal Sciences Department.