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Cattlemen Applaud Court-Ordered Stay in CERCLA, EPCRA Reporting Mandate

WASHINGTON (Nov. 22, 2017) -- Craig Uden, president of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, today released the following statement in response to the DC Circuit Court’s decision to stay a ma... Read More

Farmers and Ranchers College Opens with David Kohl Dec. 7

Risk management and beef production lead the workshop topics for the 2017-18 Farmers and Ranchers College. Now in its 17th year, the program provides educational workshops for producers in south central Nebraska through a collaborative effort of b... Read More

Rotational grazing to be highlighted at conference

MANHATTAN, Kan. — Kansas State University and the Kansas Forage and Grassland Council (KSFGC) will hold its Winter Forage Conference and KSFGC Annual Meeting on Tuesday, December 12, 2017, at the Webster Conference Center, 2601 North Ohio, Salina, ... Read More

USRSB Unveils Sustainability Tools for the Beef Community

DENVER (Nov. 15, 2017) – The U.S. Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (USRSB) today announced the release of USRSB Sustainability Metrics, the latest tool helping those who raise, buy, and sell beef understand ways to balance and improve their environ... Read More

New Location for Nebraska Cattlemen Cattlemen's College

The 2017 Cattlemen's College, will kick off the 2017 Nebraska Cattlemen's Convention and Trade Show on Tuesday, December 5. The event this year will be held at the Buffalo County Fairgrounds Ag Pavilion. The college is sponsored by Zoetis. This prod... Read More

Nebraska Cattlemen will Host Tour to Australia

LINCOLN, NE (Nov. 13, 2017) - Nebraska Cattlemen will again host an international tour and has selected Australia for its 2018 tour destination.  Nebraska Cattlemen Past President Jeff Pribbeno and his wife, Connie, of Imperial, will host the tour... Read More

Calving workshops at six locations in December

Ranchers who want to reduce calf loss at calving and to learn how to properly assist cows at calving should plan to attend “Assisting the Beef Cow at Calving” programs at six locations in December, with Dr. Robert Mortimer, a nationally known vet... Read More

Mexico Looks to Beef up Agriculture Trade with Russia

Russia says it wants to import up to 300,000 metric tons of beef a year from Mexico as the two countries strengthen bilateral trade in farm goods. With Russian beef production stagnating, and demand showing signs of recovery, other Latin American na... Read More

American Angus Association Names 2018 Angus Ambassador

Sydni Lienemann, Princeton, Nebraska, will represent more than 25,000 Angus breeders as the 2018 Angus Ambassador. A freshman majoring in animal science and agricultural economics at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lienemann competed against f... Read More

Cattle seminar Nov. 15 at NCTA

CURTIS, Neb. — Nebraska’s cattle industry and a global perspective for producers and consumers will be featured Wednesday, Nov. 15 during a public seminar at the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in Curtis. “The U.S. Beef Cattle Prod... Read More

American Angus Association Elects New Officers, Board Leadership

The American Angus Association® announced the 2017-2018 board of directors and officers elected by state delegates during the 134th Annual Convention of Delegates in Fort Worth, Texas. Those elected to serve the Association for a second three-year... Read More