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Weekly Livestock Market Report

Here are the Alabama and Georgia cattle market reports for the week ending April 29th, compiled by the Livestock Market News Service for both states.

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Home-Made Fertilizer

fertilizerWhy would you spend tons of money going out to buy fertilizer? Cathy Isom tells us how to create our own all-natural fertilizer.


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Improving the Soil Health in Alabama Grazing Lands

USDAEfforts are underway to help improve the soil health in grazing lands. And Eddie Jolley, conservation agronomist with USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service in Alabama, is encouraging owners of grazing land in Alabama to think about soil health.


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Peanut Marketing Update

National Peanut Board

Tyron Spearman

Tyron Spearman has an update for peanut farmers concerning various market information of interest.


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Two Days Remain in Alabama Legislative Session

aac-logoAlabama lawmakers have only two days left in the 2016 regular legislative session. Leigha Cauthen, executive director of the Alabama Agribusiness Council, has an update on where things stand after action this past week.


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Georgia Updating Rules Concerning Livestock

Dr. Robert Cobb

Dr. Robert Cobb

Some rules that concern livestock in Georgia have been in effect for quite some time, and due to that, Georgia State Veterinarian Dr. Robert Cobb says his office is working to update some of those.


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Survey to Determine Size of Alabama’s Horse Business

horsesAlabama horse owners and lessors are encouraged to take an online survey by May 17 to determine the size and scope of the horse business in the state.


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Senate Committee Ask GAO to Investigate Cattle Price Drop

The Senate Judiciary Committee is asking the Government Accountability Office to investigate the 2015 cattle price collapse.


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University of Florida Looking at BQA Program

cattle ranchingWe told you a couple of weeks ago that the University of Florida was working with the Beef Quality Assurance program, in conjunction with other universities across the country, to see how it’s doing. Dwain Johnson, UF professor of meat science, says the effort is to see if there are areas that the BQA program needs to concentrate on in the future.


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The Fight for Cage Free Eggs In Massachusetts

Voters in Massachusetts will decide a November ballot question about the state banning the sale of eggs, pork, or veal from animals that can’t turn around or stretch their limbs in cages.


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El Niño Fading

El NiñoEverett Griner talks about what is next after El Niño fades in today’s Agri View.


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Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge

ruralCathy Isom tells us about the American Farm Bureau’s Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge. The competition is to help rural startups in food and agriculture across the country.


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