Meet Ben Thomas the new Director of the Montana Department of Agriculture. Ben recently discussed his career path and goals to enhance Montana agriculture with Lane Nordlund.
Drovers: Bred heifers averaged $1,162 per head in Drovers nation-wide auction summary during February, $50 less than January and $76 lower than December.
USDA's comprehensive Cattle report, which includes survey-based estimates of the all cattle and calves inventory, the 2016 calf crop, was of particular interest because of the collapse in both fed and feeder cattle prices that took place during 2016.
SPONSORED Animal deaths caused by weather or predators are not usually considered normal events and can cause financial havoc for some livestock owners.
Watch the live Senate Ag Committee confirmation hearing on USDA Security nominee Sonny Perdue.