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Refilling the Cup...

Katie Pinke of the Pinke Post made a comment on Facebook last week stating the difficulty of finding ways to “refill the cup” as an advocate for agriculture. 627 more words


Stockmanship at the Feedlot

January 5, 2016

By Justin Welsh, D.V.M.

In the last installment, I wrote about CreatingConnections™ – a program that helps producers better understand cattle behavior and how to use that knowledge to enhance animal health and well-being. 141 more words


Looking forward to the Future

I am very excited to announce that I have accepted a position as a Beef Cattle Production Specialist with Purina. I started this past Monday and I have to say I think this is the best decision I have ever made. 767 more words

Growing food for food -- Hoss Silage 2015

Ranchers are growing food for two types of consumers: the customers, and the livestock. Planning what to feed livestock is a complex process; customer preferences, feed efficiency, economical factors, and more must be taken into consideration. 1,444 more words


The "Chore" of Happiness...

After I conquered Graves Disease, I made a promise to myself that I would treat each day as a gift – always aware that life is a blessing. 728 more words



I recently made a huge mistake. I started following a Facebook page dedicated to highlighting local horses in danger of being shipped to slaughter houses in Mexico. 2,528 more words

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