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Feeder Cattle/Corn Spread: Entry Signal Triggered

Feeder Cattle/Corn Spread

On November 19th the blog made a hypothetical trade entry on the short side of the April feeder/May corn (x6) spread when it rallied to +$1,000 (premium feeders). 197 more words

Spread Trade

More Meat, More Problems - Georgetown International Environmental Law Review

More Meat, More Problems: The Relationship of Livestock Production and Diet on Climate Change and Potential Mitigation

by Christopher Hyner, Staff Contributor

Livestock production’s contribution to climate change is significant. 966 more words


Farm hack: stock trough hose outlet

Every week or so we empty our stock troughs, sometimes for cleaning, sometimes to shift it into a new paddock or location to prevent the soil getting bared out. 278 more words

Southern Fleurieu

Cost of Thanksgiving Dinner Still Under $50 for 10 People

The American Farm Bureau Federation’s 29th annual informal price survey of classic items found on the Thanksgiving Day dinner table indicates the average cost of this year’s feast for 10 is $49.41, a 37-cent increase from last year’s average of $49.04. 548 more words



We’ve had a terrible time getting cows bred since we moved to our new place 4 years ago. We had a hard time before but that was because we were AIing and had to watch closely for heat. 241 more words

Livestock Health

Dr. Max Gomez: Experts Question Use Of Antibiotics In Livestock

NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — We have been told that the overuse of antibiotic is leading to drug resistant super-bugs, but the vast majority of antibiotics produced in the United States are not given to humans, but to the livestock that we eat. 329 more words