Ag weighs in on Trump’s NAFTA renegotiation

By AGDAILY Reporters Published: May 19, 2017
Since United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer’s announcement Thursday that President Trump intends to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), several key me…

In The Cattle Markets: Choice-Select Spread Widens

Drovers CattleNetwork, By Brenda Boetel, University of Wisconsin-River Falls May 18, 2017
The Choice-Select spread has widened in the last few weeks. Although it is occurring slightly early, this widening of the spread is a seasonally expected occurrence. This widening of the Choic…

CWD concerns persist

Drovers CattleNetwork, By John Maday, Editor, Bovine Veterinarian May 19, 2017
Research and surveillance effort for chronic wasting disease (CWD) show the disease continues to spread among deer herds in several states, generating pressure for changes in regulations and manag…

Good News for Grilling

Drovers CattleNetwork, By Kansas State University May 18, 2017
A Kansas State University researcher recently discovered that a commonly used spice is a champion at reducing carcinogenic compounds in grilled meats. J. Scott Smith, professor of animal sc…