The technology behind your vehicle’s onboard navigation and fitness tracker bracelet both use information from satellites circling the Earth to pinpoint exact locations. Mike Proctor, Noble Research Institute ag technology research associate, explains the basics behind how GPS helps calculate your location and offers a demonstration activity. … Read More

In the Jan. 14 edition of Cow-Calf Corner, a newsletter by the Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Agency, Derrel Peel explains how winter weather is affecting cattle markets; and Glenn Selk discusses preparing a calving season protocol to prepare for those difficult births.

TSCRA on Friday announced details of their annual Cattle Raisers Convention and Expo to be held March 29-31, 2019, at the Fort Worth Convention Center. The 2019 Cattle Raisers Convention and Expo is the largest ranching event of the year in the southwestern United States. It will feature programs and … Read More

The big news out of Austin this week is that the 86th Texas Legislative Session started on Tuesday, Jan. 8. The first few weeks are primarily dedicated to formalities as legislators and staff get settled in for the long haul. And speaking of hauling, this week our government affairs team … Read More

TSCRA will welcome Bret Baier, FOX News chief political anchor and host of “Special Report with Bret Baier,” as the keynote speaker at the 2019 Cattle Raisers Convention and Expo, March 29-31, 2019, at the Fort Worth Convention Center. Baier will present his insights into the Trump Administration, Congress and … Read More

Research shows time and time again, whether it is because of profit or pain management, that the earlier you castrate, the better. -BEEF Magazine Read more… 

Data valid as of Jan. 8, 2019

South: Widespread moderate to heavy precipitation (0.5 to 2.5 inches, liquid equivalent) fell across the lower Mississippi Valley and parts of the southern Great Plains for the second consecutive week. The recent precipitation during an ideal time … Read More

SPONSORED CONTENT The Livestock Weather report for Jan. 10 looks at the winter weather we’ve had so far and how it stacks up against previous records, plus get a preview of what we might expect in February and March. Livestock Wx is exclusive information on the latest weather trends and … Read More

TSCRA Special Ranger John Cummings, District in southeastern Oklahoma, reports the theft of 31 bred cows from a property 1 ½ miles north of the Bryan County line on Atoka County. Sometime after Jan. 4 a thief or thieves cut a fence to steal 30 polled … Read More

In these early days of 2019, it is a good time to stop and take stock of where the beef industry is currently in regard to the economics of beef production. According to Kansas State University Ag-Economist Dr. Glynn Tonsor, things have gone well for … Read More