Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers traded mostly steady. Trade activity was moderate on moderate to good demand. Supply included: 90% Feeder Cattle (57% Steers, 42% Heifers, 2% Bulls); 9% Slaughter Cattle (94% Cows, 6% Bulls); 2% Replacement Cattle (77% Stock Cows, 11% Bred Cows, 2% … Read More

Source: Texas Animal Health Commission | Feb. 4, 2021

Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) officials confirmed equine infectious anemia (EIA) in a Dallas County horse on Jan. 26, 2021. This is the first confirmed case of EIA in Texas this … Read More

Source: National Cattlemen’s Beef Association | Feb. 4, 2021

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) concluded its virtual Winter Business Meeting Dec. 4 with the election of Jerry Bohn, a cattle producer from Wichita, Kan., as NCBA president…. Read More

Texas & Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association Special Ranger Bo Fox awarded a service plaque to TSCRA Market Inspector Brandy Baughman this week for her five years of service with the association.

Texas & Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association Market … Read More

Looking for appetizers for this weekend’s big game? These nacho cheese meatballs cook up quick in the air fryer. Read more at BeefLovingTexans.com   

Be warned – once you serve these bad boys you’ll be on appetizer duty for life. From handheld cocktail hour bites to low-key yet festive pre-dinner snacks, these are sure to please. Read more at BeefItsWhatsForDinner.com…

“I think the frustration for the rural areas is that we don’t have any idea as to when we’ll be allocated vaccines or how much,” says Bruce White, CEO of Covenant Hospital in Levelland, adding that there is no geographic limitation to where eligible people can get the vaccine. The Texas … Read More

All Texas industries have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, but some have struggled more than others. In the recently released December/January edition of Fiscal Notes, the Texas Comptroller’s Office takes a closer look at some of the industries most affected by the pandemic, including hotels and motels, restaurants and bars, … Read More

Johne’s is a contagious herd disease. If one animal is infected, chances are others will be as well. (Photo by Todd Johnson, OSU Agricultural Communications Services)

Source: Oklahoma State University | Feb. 3, 2021… Read More

Cryptosporidiosis, also known as crypto, is a disease primarily seen in calves due to a protozoan parasite, Cryptosporidium parvum or C. parvum for short. In its clinical or visible form, calves have profuse, watery diarrhea that can lead to dehydration and death. It generally affects calves from newborns … Read More