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Relationships rule

Relationships rule

Relationships ruleWill Feed honored by CAB by Miranda Reiman Matt and Anne Burkholder earned their degrees at Dartmouth—an Ivy League college in Hanover, N.H.—and considered jobs in Midwestern cities, but the Burkholder family’s central Nebraska diversified...
Relationships rule

Excellent and getting better

Excellent and getting betterThe Angus world wonders, how good can these cattle get?  by Steve Suther It’s fun to hit the target. Osborn Farms, Savannah, Mo., repeated its 2010 achievement with even better numbers as the Certified Angus Beef LLC (CAB) 2011 Quality...
Some discounts lead to profit

Some discounts lead to profit

Some discounts lead to profitCounterintuitive keys to feeding cattle expensive corn By Miranda Reiman Corn is high. Logically, that means feeders will sell cattle lighter with fewer days on feed, right?Not exactly. That’s what Shawn Walter, Professional Cattle...
First-born beef advantage

First-born beef advantage

First-born beef advantage  by Wyatt Bechtel Early-born calves have a better chance than the later born of making a profit for their owners.That’s what a 2010 study of Iowa Tri-County Steer Carcass Futurity (TCSCF) data helped confirm. The analysis looked at birth date...