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Get updates on feedstuffs, including hay and forage, animal health issues and more. en-us Copyright Successful Farming Monday Apr 21 05:09:33 EDT 2014 Agriculture.com http://www.agriculture.com/images/ag-logo-150x30.gif http://www.agriculture.com 150 30 http://www.agriculture.com/rss 30 USDA Requires Reporting of PEDv http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/usda-requires-repting-of-pedv_3-ar42930 USDA requires reporting of swine virus Friday Apr 18 17:46:00 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/usda-requires-repting-of-pedv_3-ar42930 USDA: Reporting Hog Deaths Required http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/usda-repting-hog-deaths-required_3-ar42911 Friday Apr 18 11:45:16 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/usda-repting-hog-deaths-required_3-ar42911 Feed Suspect in Swine Virus http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/feed-suspect-in-swine-virus_3-ar42547 Monday Mar 31 09:07:21 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/feed-suspect-in-swine-virus_3-ar42547 Expansion of Federal Authority Over "Waters of the United States" Proposed http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/expsion-of-federal-authity-over-waters_3-ar42504 Tuesday Mar 25 16:41:50 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/expsion-of-federal-authity-over-waters_3-ar42504 Dairy: Time to Look Into Forage Supplies, Options http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/dairy-time-to-look-into-fage-supplies_3-ar42446 Spring is finally upon us, and it’s time to start working on spring checklists and those winter items that were put off until temps warmed up. Thursday Mar 20 14:52:33 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/dairy-time-to-look-into-fage-supplies_3-ar42446 Replace Toxic Fescue to Replenish Returns http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/replace-toxic-fescue-to-replenish_3-ar42426 Kentucky 31 fescue (K-31) is known to be toxic to livestock and nearly impossible to eradicate. Replacing this tall fescue with one of five available varieties of non-toxic fescue can boost weight gains for calves – and your returns. Tuesday Mar 18 12:55:27 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/replace-toxic-fescue-to-replenish_3-ar42426 Bulls all around: Good news for cattle producers http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/bulls-all-around-good-news-f-cattle_3-ar42149 Friday Feb 28 13:05:11 EST 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/bulls-all-around-good-news-f-cattle_3-ar42149 Bearish pork news floods China http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/bearish-pk-news-floods-china_3-ar42145 Friday Feb 28 10:04:15 EST 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/bearish-pk-news-floods-china_3-ar42145 A chat with the new NCBA chief http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/a-chat-with-new-ncba-chief_3-ar41712 Thursday Feb 06 10:01:24 EST 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/a-chat-with-new-ncba-chief_3-ar41712 For cattle farmers, it's been a year to remember http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/f-cattle-farmers-its-been-a-year-to_3-ar41687 Wednesday Feb 05 16:12:41 EST 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/f-cattle-farmers-its-been-a-year-to_3-ar41687 Optimism and concerns at the Cattle Convention http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/optimism-concerns-at-cattle_3-ar41662 Wednesday Feb 05 07:42:35 EST 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/optimism-concerns-at-cattle_3-ar41662 Old McDonald comes to Cattle Convention http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/old-mcdonald-comes-to-cattle-convention_3-ar41651 Tuesday Feb 04 15:42:59 EST 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/old-mcdonald-comes-to-cattle-convention_3-ar41651 Pork margins growing despite PEDv nerves http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/pk-margins-growing-despite-pedv-nerves_3-ar41519 Friday Jan 31 16:00:13 EST 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/pk-margins-growing-despite-pedv-nerves_3-ar41519 Propane problems reach crisis level for producers http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/prope-problems-reach-crisis-level-f_3-ar41518 Pipeline problems, high amounts of crop storage, and what seems to be never-ending cold weather are taking a toll on propane supply availability, and livestock producers are taking a hit. Friday Jan 31 14:49:23 EST 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/prope-problems-reach-crisis-level-f_3-ar41518 Christensen expands with MN acquisition http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/christensen-exps-with-mn-acquisition_3-ar41516 Friday Jan 31 14:03:15 EST 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/christensen-exps-with-mn-acquisition_3-ar41516 Beef prices seen strong through 2014 -- USDA http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/beef-prices-seen-strong-through-2014_3-ar41223 Friday Jan 17 13:30:08 EST 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/beef-prices-seen-strong-through-2014_3-ar41223 U.S. hog herd bounceback is on -- economist http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/us-hog-herd-bounceback-is-on-economist_3-ar40816 Wednesday Jan 08 16:44:22 EST 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/us-hog-herd-bounceback-is-on-economist_3-ar40816 Big in Ag 2013: Livestock http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/big-in-ag-2013-livestock_3-sl36283 See the highlights of the livestock industry from 2013. Monday Dec 16 15:12:30 EST 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/big-in-ag-2013-livestock_3-sl36283 Swine virus surging http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/swine-virus-surging_3-ar36204 Thursday Dec 12 15:52:50 EST 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/swine-virus-surging_3-ar36204 Pump up the nutrition for bred cows http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/pump-up-nutrition-f-bred-cows_3-ar35968 Temperatures dropped below zero today, and the last hint of green is diminishing from lawns and pastures. Now is a critical time to focus on cows’ nutrition. Thursday Dec 05 14:40:20 EST 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/pump-up-nutrition-f-bred-cows_3-ar35968 4 quick tips to get your cattle winter-ready http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/4-quick-tips-to-get-your-cattle_3-ar35823 Tuesday Nov 26 20:55:46 EST 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/4-quick-tips-to-get-your-cattle_3-ar35823 Can feeding hogs feed $7 corn? http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/c-feeding-hogs-feed-7-cn_3-ar35588 Wednesday Nov 20 10:56:19 EST 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/c-feeding-hogs-feed-7-cn_3-ar35588 Get started by leasing cows http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/get-started-by-leasing-cows_3-ar35376 Tuesday Nov 12 10:11:15 EST 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/get-started-by-leasing-cows_3-ar35376 The beef on beta-agonists http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/beef-on-betaagonists_3-ar35056 Cattle in packing plants are showing signs lameness, sprouting welfare issues due to beta-agonist intake. Tuesday Nov 05 11:31:03 EST 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/beef-on-betaagonists_3-ar35056 Cattle prices reach new heights http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/cattle-prices-reach-new-heights_3-ar34741 After overcoming a recession, drought, and liquidation of many herds in the past two years, cash cattle prices finally moved higher this fall. Factors such as small cattle numbers, a favorable demand base, and lower feed prices have sent feeder cattle fut Wednesday Oct 23 11:24:52 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/cattle-prices-reach-new-heights_3-ar34741 Disease hits U.S. swine herd http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/disease-hits-us-swine-herd_3-ar34137 Thursday Sep 26 15:19:32 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/disease-hits-us-swine-herd_3-ar34137 Easing cattle's Ogallala squeeze http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/easing-cattles-ogallala-squeeze_3-ar34086 Wednesday Sep 25 16:28:01 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/easing-cattles-ogallala-squeeze_3-ar34086 Pop the hood on the Smithfield deal http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/pop-hood-on-smithfield-deal_3-ar34069 Tuesday Sep 24 11:59:03 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/pop-hood-on-smithfield-deal_3-ar34069 Smithfield shareholders approve Shuanghui deal http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/smithfield-shareholders-approve-shughui_3-ar34068 Tuesday Sep 24 10:16:11 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/smithfield-shareholders-approve-shughui_3-ar34068 Heat melting away hog expansion plans http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/heat-melting-away-hog-expsion-pls_3-ar33354 Tuesday Aug 27 13:41:58 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/heat-melting-away-hog-expsion-pls_3-ar33354