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06:00AM Aug 03, 2018

Watch Out for Heat Exhaustion and Heat Stroke

Tracey Erickson
AgWeb Contributor
Protect yourself and employees when working outside when temperatures rise. Heat stroke can cause death or serious complications such as damage to the brain, heart, kidneys and muscles if treatment
13:46PM Aug 02, 2018

Deadliest Driving Day Of The Year: Road Safety Tips For Farmers

Taylor Leach
AgWeb Contributor
Today is the deadliest driving day of the year.
11:54AM Aug 02, 2018

Senate Passes One-Year ELD Extension for Livestock Haulers

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor
Livestock haulers could get another year-long extension to implement Electronic Logging Devices (ELD) through an amendment to the Senate's spending bill.
17:17PM Aug 01, 2018

Controversy in Texas Over Cattle Fever Tick Spray Box Shut Down

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor
A decision by Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller to halt the operation of spray boxes utilized to prevent to the spread of Cattle Fever Ticks is getting pushback from other
16:01PM Aug 01, 2018

U.S. to Consider Higher Tariff on $200 Billion of China Imports

Bloomberg
Wire Service
The Trump administration said it’s weighing whether to increase the proposed tariff on $200 billion of Chinese goods to 25 percent from 10 percent, stepping up pressure on Beijing to
16:35PM Jul 31, 2018

Bartlett Exits Cattle Feeding; Green Plains Expands to 355,000 Head

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor
Green Plains Cattle Co. continues to grow after buying Bartlett Cattle Company's two feedlots, leaving Bartlett & Co. with no feedlots and raising Green Plains capacity to 355,000 head.
12:15PM Jul 31, 2018

Utah Police: 15-20 Cattle Starve to Death in National Park

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor
Authorities in Utah believe that 15-20 cattle starved to death in the Capitol Reef National Park.