U.S. Rep. Will Hurd, R-Helotes, has announced he will not seek reelection. Hurd alluded to future plans but provided no specifics Thursday. “I have made the decision to not seek reelection for the 23rd Congressional District of Texas in order to pursue opportunities outside the halls of Congress to solve … Read More

The National Cattlemen’s Foundation is now accepting applications for the W.D. Farr Scholarships for the 2019-20 school year. Two annual $15,000 grants will be awarded to outstanding graduate students who demonstrate superior achievement in academics and leadership and are committed to beef industry advancement. The awards will allow … Read More

Source: Texas | Oklahoma

Texas Weekly Hay Summary (scroll down for Okla)

Aug. 2, 2019

Compared to last report, hay trades were mostly steady to $5 lower. Movement was moderate with hay trade … Read More

Source: droughtmonitor.unl.edu

This Week’s Drought Summary: The far western United States was dry this week while monsoonal thunderstorms were scattered about parts of Arizona, Utah, Colorado, and New Mexico. Widespread precipitation fell from northeast Colorado to southwest South Dakota to northeast Minnesota, … Read More

Join us Saturday, Aug. 3 at 5:00 p.m. in Watt Arena at Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth for an evening with NCHA! This event includes a short program introducing each organization to the other’s membership. It is free and open to everyone – no tickets are … Read More

Hunting season is just around the corner. Have you taken a Hunter Education course? Every hunter (including out-of-state hunters) born on or after Sept. 2, 1971, must successfully complete hunter education. Minimum age for certification is 9 years and cost is $15. Certification is good for life and is honored by … Read More

U.S. Rep. Mike Conaway, R-Midland, a longtime fixture in the Texas delegation, announced Wednesday afternoon he is retiring at the end of his term. Conaway is a well-regarded figure on Capitol Hill and has served as chairman of the House Ethics and Agriculture committees. He has served in Congress since 2005. -The Texas … Read More

An ambitious project aimed at improving awareness of U.S. beef in the European Union was successfully implemented this summer by the U.S. Meat Export Federation, which partnered with distributors to conduct 9 U.S. Beef Roadshow events over the course of 9 days in 5 different countries. Funded by … Read More

As part of the continued effort to improve transparency and public access to information about approved animal drugs, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM) has published on the Animal Drugs @ FDA (ADAFDA) website certain medicated feed information, including Blue Bird labels and lists of … Read More

Fulfill your burger cravings with this tasty classic beef burger with added oats and seasonings from the folks at Beef. It’s What’s For Dinner. Read more…