Meet Allan Savory, the Pioneer of Regenerative Agriculture

March 8, 2018

Barry Estabrook,  3/8/2018

Despite the historic drought, Springs Ranch was now producing 40% more forage than before Spencer and Abbey took charge—allowing them to increase their cattle numbers from 150 to 230, about four times as many per acre as nearby ranches keep on similar land.  (full article)

Cattle Calculator Helps You Schedule Reproduction, Track Performance and MORE!

February 5, 2018

By   /  February 5, 2018 .  In livestock production, we live with the consequences of yesterdays decisions today, sometimes from choices made months if not years in the past. The Cattle Calculator app by Mississippi State University Extension puts multiple key tools in a producer’s hands, such as a breeding season scheduler, average daily gain and required gain calculators, and a dosage calculator, just to name a few. (full Article)

National Cattlemens Beef Association CEO Kendal Frazier Named NAMA’S 2018 AG Association Leader of the Year Award

March 13, 2018

The National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA) has named Kendal Frazier, Chief Executive Officer of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA), as the inaugural Ag Association Leader of the Year.  (full article)

Source: National Agri-Marketing Association news release

USDA Finalizing Organic Livestock Rule Withdrawal

March 13, 2018

The Department of Agriculture Monday announced the formal process to withdraw the Organic Livestock and Poultry Practices final rule. (full article)