LATEST NEWS FROM cow-calf

BT Cows Pasture California Drought
12:10PM Aug 03, 2020

Despite Drought, Cow Slaughter Trends Lower

Greg Henderson
Editorial Director

Declines in dairy cow slaughter have more than offset an increase in drought-driven beef cow slaughter from two of the nation’s largest beef cow regions.

07:15AM Jun 05, 2020

DOJ Subpoenas Big 4 Beef Packers

Greg Henderson
Editorial Director

The Department of Justice on Thursday formally demanded information from America’s Big 4 U.S. beef packers regarding potential antitrust violations.

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19:16PM May 05, 2020

Proposed ‘Fed Cattle Set-Aside Program’ Surfaces

Greg Henderson
Editorial Director

Modeled after a set-aside program used in Canada after the BSE crisis in 2004, the Fed Cattle Set-Aside Program proposal would fund placing cattle on a maintenance diet for 75

10:44AM May 04, 2020

Derrell Peel: Grocery Disruptions Amid Beef Processing Chaos

Consumers first saw beef supply disruptions in March when the shutdown of food service shifted demand to the retail grocery side where supply chain bottlenecks and a surge in demand

14:07PM Apr 13, 2020

Kansas Spring Burns Continue Despite State Request

Greg Henderson
Editorial Director

Despite a request from KDHE to reduce range burning, monitoring equipment has detected six instances in which levels of ozone or particulate matter exceeded safety benchmarks in Kansas.

15:43PM Feb 25, 2020

Washington Cow Gives Birth to Quadruplets

Katie James
AgWeb Contributor

The healthy calves beat survival odds of 1 in 11.2 million.

14:00PM Feb 10, 2020

Cattle First Documentary Highlights Commitment to Cattle Health

Portia Stewart
Content Strategy Director, Producer Media

Boehringer Ingelheim premiered the new “Cattle First” documentary at the 2020 Cattle Industry Convention in San Antonio.