Spring Cattle Health Tips from Boehringer Ingelheim

Clint Thompson Cattle

With spring just around the corner, it’s an important time of the year for cattle producers to be thinking about management decisions for their herd. Boehringer Ingelheim (BI) Senior Veterinarian, Richard Linhart, talked with Southeast AgNet’s Randall Weiseman about the importance of good animal health and the things Southeast producers should be thinking about. To learn more, visit the Boehringer …

Corteva Provides Early Season Pasture Tips

Clint Thompson Cattle

During the recent Cattle Industry Convention, Corteva Agriscience had a chance to talk with producers about what can be done early in the season to improve their pastures. Range & Pasture Specialist for Corteva, Jacee May Allred, told Southeast AgNet’s Randall Weiseman it’s good to scout early and often for those weeds. Learn more about new DuraCor herbicide and how …

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Promoting Florida Beef for Heart Month

Clint Thompson Beef, Cattle, Florida

For more than two years now, the Florida Beef Council (FBC) has been working with registered dietician Sarah Krieger. She has been helping promote the beef message to consumers across the state. With February being Heart Month, Krieger is working to get the message out to consumers about leaner cuts of beef. 

Georgia Beef Board Preparing for Big Women’s Event

Clint Thompson Beef, Georgia

The Georgia Beef Board (GBB) will be taking part in a big event at the end of the month. Kaytlyn Malia says the Southern Women’s Show in Savannah will be a great opportunity for them get the beef message out to many consumers. For more information about your Beef Checkoff program, contact the GBB office in Macon.

New ACA President Proud of Youth Involvement

Clint Thompson Alabama, Cattle

The 77th annual Alabama Cattlemen’s Association (ACA) Convention and Trade Show wrapped up Saturday in Montgomery. That’s when Chris Langley from Chambers County saw his year as ACA president come to an end. He officially handed the gavel to new president, Larry Reeves from Coffee County. Reeves told Southeast AgNet’s Randall Weiseman he wants to spend his year as president …

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India Offers Dairy, Chicken Access in Trade Negotiations

Clint Thompson Dairy, Poultry, Trade

In a bid to land a limited trade pact with the U.S., Reuters says India has offered to partially open up its poultry and dairy markets. The offer comes as India readies for President Donald Trump’s first official visit to the country at the end of this month. No country produces more milk than India, which has traditionally restricted dairy …

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FLSCA Work Group Leader’s Operation Honored by NCBA

Dan Cattle, Environment, Industry News Release

(SfL) — Solutions from the Land (SfL) extends its sincere congratulations to Jim Strickland, managing partner of Myakka, Florida’s Blackbeard’s Ranch, which has been honored by the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) as the winner of the group’s 2019 Environmental Stewardship Award Program (ESAP). Presented at the 2020 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show in San Antonio, TX, the …

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Pleased with Alabama Cattlemen’s Convention

Clint Thompson Alabama, Cattle

Cattle producers from across Alabama were in Montgomery this past weekend for the 77th annual Alabama Cattlemen’s Association Convention and Trade Show. ACA Executive Vice President, Erin Beasley, says they had excellent attendance. (ACA: https://www.bamabeef.org/convention)

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Weekly Livestock Market Report Week Ending 02-14-2020

Dan Alabama, Cattle, Florida, Georgia

Here are the weekly livestock market reports for Alabama, Florida, and Georgia, for the week ended February 14, 2020, compiled by the Livestock Market News Service for all three states. AL Livestock Market Report: At Alabama Livestock Auctions for the Week ended February 14, 2020, receipts at 21 markets totaled an estimated 7,900 head compared to 12,086 last week and …