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New NCBA President on Upcoming Year

Dan Cattle

The 2019 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show wrapped up this past weekend in New Orleans and on Saturday, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) outgoing President Kevin Kester handed the gavel to new NCBA President, Jennifer Houston from Sweetwater, Tennessee. She told Southeast AgNet’s Randall Weiseman that it is going to be a good year. Read more.

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GCA President Enjoying Cattle Industry Convention

Dan Cattle, Georgia

The 2019 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show continues today in New Orleans. Cattle producers across the country have been on hand this week to take part in all aspects of the annual event. One of those attending is Georgia Cattlemen’s Association (GCA) President, Kristy Arnold from Screven, Georgia. She told Southeast AgNet’s Randall Weiseman that it’s been a great experience.

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Region II Well Represented at Cattle Industry Convention

Dan Cattle

While producers from all over the country are in New Orleans this week for the 2019 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show, Region II of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association is very well represented. Region II Vice President Jimmy Holliman from Marion Junction, Alabama, told Southeast AgNet’s Randall Weiseman that NCBA membership from this area of the country is up.

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Markets Expected to Continue Strong; Leverage Shift on the Horizon

Dan Cattle, Economy, Industry News Release

During the first half of 2019, the United States will see a shift away from El Niño conditions as equatorial ocean currents begin to cool into the summer, Art Douglas, Ph. D., professor emeritus at Creighton University, told the audience during the popular 2019 CattleFax Outlook Seminar today. The session, held as part of the 2019 Cattle Industry Convention and …

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Stockmanship & Stewardship Program Announces Dates, Locations for 2019 Campaign

Dan Cattle, Industry News Release

NCBA Producer Education Program to Feature Five Merck, Checkoff Supported Events Five sessions of the Stockmanship & Stewardship program will be conducted in 2019 to help bring cattle producers together for further education on proper stockmanship techniques, including local stewardship that is appropriate for their regions. The sessions were announced during the 2019 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show …

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Good Attendance for Cattlemen’s College

Dan Cattle, Education

The 2019 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show continues today in New Orleans, and one event held in conjunction with it was very well attended. According to National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) Executive Director of Producer Education, Josh White, more than fifteen hundred producers took part in this year’s Cattlemen’s College. Read more from National Cattlemen’s Beef Association Education Takes Center …

Corteva Unveils New Product

Dan Cattle, News from Our Sponsors

Corteva Agriscience, the agricultural division of DowDuPont, announced a brand new product on Thursday during the Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show in New Orleans. Pasture and Land Management Business Leader, Damon Palmer, told Southeast AgNet’s Randall Weiseman that it will be a new tool for farmers and ranchers. Read more from Corteva Agriscience: Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont, Announces …

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Cattlemen to Discuss Policy Issues

Dan Cattle

The 2019 Cattle Industry Convention & NCBA Trade Show officially starts Wednesday, in New Orleans, Louisiana. While there are a lot of fun events and of course a big trade show to walk through, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) Senior Vice President of Government Affairs, Colin Woodall, notes there is a lot of business that takes place during the annual event, which …