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Chelated vs. Inorganic Minerals

Most feedstuffs provide a certain amount of minerals, however the amount in feedstuffs is not quite enough to meet the mineral requirements for cattle. It is important to supplement cattle year-round with mineral to reach these requirements. 482 more words


Average Market Prices for Feeder Calves in Colorado, Idaho, Utah, and Wyoming

For western producers, it’s that time of year again –selling another calf crop that they have worked tirelessly over. Prices are definitely not as stellar as in 2014, but as I like to say, “As a rancher you have to roll with the punches”. 490 more words

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Piling Facts on Consumers is Not Helping the Cattle Industry's Cause

Too often I scroll through my social media feed to find a post protesting the cattle industry; “cattle are being raised at factory farms”, “cattle are destroying the environment”, “don’t eat beef because it is unhealthy”. 502 more words


Refos worth more than the cattle industry!

What we have got here is a bunch of jerks running the country. The Government gives a boatload of deadbeat refos 70 million for spending some time on Manus Island nose pickin and 20 million to their equally underserving lawyer Slater & Gordon for no good reason. 62 more words

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Etheridge Shire Council trying to nominate shire with United Nations for back door heritage listing

Geo-park plan rings alarm bells for North Qld graziers

A plan to declare the entire Etheridge Shire in Far North Queensland as a ‘global geo-park’ is ringing alarm bells for local graziers, AgForce said today. 352 more words


A Grassy Dilemma

I recently discovered that grass-fed meat costs an arm and a leg in Australia. As I don’t eat meat, I was oblivious to the various labels and grading used in our meat industry. 478 more words