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GIPSA Contracting Rules Create New Controversy

12/16/2016 10:16:00 AM
Earlier this week, GIPSA announced changes in contracting rules that are attracting a storm of controversy. >> Read More

Online Payment Now Available for Livestock Per Capita Fees

11/10/2015 9:06:00 AM
Online payment now available for livestock per capita fees due November 30, new law changes next year’s schedule >> Read More

Groups Call on Restaurant Chains to Serve Antibiotic-Free Meat

9/16/2015 10:09:00 AM
Groups are calling on fast food restaurants to publicly limit the use of antibiotics in the meat and poultry in items they sell on their menus. >> Read More

Subway Finally Caves on Meat Raised Without Antibiotics

8/31/2015 1:58:00 PM
After months of pressure, Subway officials said that they plan to switch their chicken supply to meat from animals raised without antibiotics by 2016. >> Read More

Resolution of COOL Likely to Drag On

5/21/2015 7:58:00 AM

The issue is not about imported meat coming from Canada, Mexico but the alleged discrimination of imported live animals that account for only 7.6% of U.S. beef slaughter.

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Mozart, mood lights may be the key to better chicken nuggets

5/18/2015 3:12:00 PM

The poultry industry is looking at alternative solutions to solve one of their biggest challenges: how to mass produce drug and hormone-free poultry at a reasonable price.  

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Iowa Dealing With Bird Deaths

5/11/2015 9:00:00 AM
Iowa is facing a crisis trying to destroy and dispose of roughly 23 million birds from poultry operations infected with highly pathogenic H5N2 avian influenza. >> Read More

Nation's Largest Seller of Chickens Eliminating Antibiotics

4/28/2015 10:37:00 AM

Tyson Foods is announcing today that it plans to eliminate the use of medically important antibiotics in its flocks by September 2017.

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H5N2 Expected Death Toll Almost 7 Million Birds Since March

4/23/2015 1:15:00 PM

Federal officials are banking on higher temperatures to help knock down avian influenza even as they work to develop vaccines to counter the deadly virus.

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Ex-Farmer Charged with Killing Over 300,000 Chickens

4/10/2015 9:23:00 AM

According to local police, Lowery was a former farmer who was let go by Pilgrim’s Pride and had an “ax to grind” with the company.

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Recent Ag News

Cash is King in the Cattle Markets

4/28/2017 7:38:00 AM
Chicago Mercantile Exchange live cattle surged to contract highs on Thursday and closed up the daily limit in most contacts on stronger-than-expected cash markets and robust demand for beef, traders said. >> Read More
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Montana FFA’s New State 1st Vice President

4/28/2017 6:55:00 AM

Enjoy the new installment of FFA Friday. Northern Ag Network is proud to introduce you to the brand new crop of Montana FFA State Officers.

This week meet the brand new Montana FFA State First Vice President Seth Rekdal from the Shepherd FFA! 

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SD Ranchers Loss Nearly $100 per Cow in 2016

4/28/2017 6:42:00 AM

"Every cow-calf producer out there may not have lost money, but they didn't make much, if they made any."

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Oregon Rancher Puts Up $5,000 Reward for Calf Killer

4/28/2017 6:23:00 AM
The rancher who owns the cattle has put up a $5,000 reward for information leading to the capture and conviction of the calf killer >> Read More
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Sheep Brought New Opportunities to Montana

4/27/2017 4:24:00 PM

The sheep industry has had a long and volatile history throughout its time in Montana. 

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