The Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) would like to remind all owners of premises where exotic chronic wasting disease (CWD) susceptible species are located that annual mortality records and inventory forms are due on or before 12:00 a.m., April 1, 2019. Exotic CWD-susceptible species include North American elk or wapiti, … Read More
The 2018 Cattlemen’s Beef Promotion and Research Board Annual Report is now available. The board’s top priority is to drive demand for beef and this annual report discloses exactly how your dollar supports the entire industry.
Preparedness and defense are critical to America’s food and agriculture sectors and to sustaining and growing rural America. That’s why the U.S. Department of Agriculture is looking to military veterans across … Read More
AFrom fence laws to utilizing new
technologies to manage beef cattle herds, Texas A&M AgriLife experts
will share the latest at the 2019 Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers
Association Convention scheduled for March 29-31 in Fort Worth.
Dr. Jason Banta, Texas
A&M AgriLife Extension Service beef cattle specialist in Overton, … Read More
Delayed by the government shutdown, the U.S. Department of Agriculture just last week released the November 2018 beef export numbers compiled by the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF). The report indicates that US beef exports for 2018 have already surpassed the previous record set in 2017 of $7.27 billion worth … Read More
USDA has received nearly 805,000 applications and paid out $6.41 billion so far
in tariff payments created to buffer the impact of the Sino-U.S. trade war,
said the USDA on Monday. The payments are the largest element of a mitigation
package that was announced as a maximum of $12 billion but … Read More