Impossible Foods said on Tuesday it would cut the prices of its faux meat patties by 20% at U.S. grocery stores as the plant-based protein maker ramps up production with a larger plan to eventually undercut ground beef prices. Read more at Reuters…… Read More

The cattle market continues to see a strong demand tone, with beef prices pushing to their highest level since early December. Talk of better export demand, the surge higher in pork prices, and the impact of restaurants reopening are all seen as supportive forces. With the heavy cattle … Read More

Source: AgriLife Today | Feb. 2, 2021

The Brush Busters Cost Calculator, a new app for estimating the cost of herbicide plant treatment applications on brush, can now be downloaded free from both Apple and Google app sites…. Read More

Source: AgriLife Today | Feb. 2, 2021

Sales of chicken wings are expected to set another Super Bowl record despite reduced poultry production and an ongoing pandemic, according to both a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert and poultry trade association…. Read More

Source: AgriLife Today | Feb. 2, 2021

Spring is getting closer and summer is not far behind. As the seasons change, it’s important to be aware of the different plants growing in your surroundings and their potential toxic effects on cattle … Read More

The newest video in the ongoing USDA – Animal Plant Health Inspection Service series Feral Swine in America: Episode 3 – Texas looks at the impacts feral swine have on cattle, sheep, and goat ranchers in Texas.

APHIS is offering this … Read More

Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association Special Ranger Larry Hand, District 13 in East Texas, reports a GMC truck, a gun safe with multiple firearms and other items stolen from a Rusk County property near Henderson.

In the early morning hours on Jan. 27, 2021, … Read More

Feb. 1, 2021

Cattle inventories drift slightly lowerBy Derrell S. Peel, Oklahoma State University Extension livestock marketing specialist

The inventory of all cattle and calves in the U.S. was 93.6 million head on Jan. 1, 2021, down fractionally from 93.8 … Read More

Source: Texas Animal Health Commission | Jan. 28, 2021

In December 2020, Chorioptic mange was confirmed in cattle on one premises in Atascosa County and one premises in Frio County. These cases were confirmed after a private veterinarian observed hair loss … Read More

Source: Texas Parks and Wildlife Department | Feb. 1, 2021

Last winter, White-nose Syndrome (WNS) was detected in bats in 18 counties in central Texas and the disease has continued to spread. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) is monitoring its … Read More