Agriculture Online - Livestock News Livestock news for ranchers, cattle producers and hog producers, including beef, dairy, and pork industry news. Also, find news on poultry, specialty livestock, and the meats sectors. Get updates on feedstuffs, including hay and forage, animal health issues and more. en-us Copyright Successful Farming Friday Apr 18 01:02:27 EDT 2014 150 30 30 Feed Suspect in Swine Virus Monday Mar 31 09:07:21 EDT 2014 Expansion of Federal Authority Over "Waters of the United States" Proposed Tuesday Mar 25 16:41:50 EDT 2014 Dairy: Time to Look Into Forage Supplies, Options 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 Replace Toxic Fescue to Replenish Returns 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 Bulls all around: Good news for cattle producers Friday Feb 28 13:05:11 EST 2014 Bearish pork news floods China Friday Feb 28 10:04:15 EST 2014 A chat with the new NCBA chief Thursday Feb 06 10:01:24 EST 2014 For cattle farmers, it's been a year to remember Wednesday Feb 05 16:12:41 EST 2014 Optimism and concerns at the Cattle Convention Wednesday Feb 05 07:42:35 EST 2014 Old McDonald comes to Cattle Convention Tuesday Feb 04 15:42:59 EST 2014 Pork margins growing despite PEDv nerves Friday Jan 31 16:00:13 EST 2014 Propane problems reach crisis level for producers 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 Christensen expands with MN acquisition Friday Jan 31 14:03:15 EST 2014 Beef prices seen strong through 2014 -- USDA Friday Jan 17 13:30:08 EST 2014 U.S. hog herd bounceback is on -- economist Wednesday Jan 08 16:44:22 EST 2014 Big in Ag 2013: Livestock See the highlights of the livestock industry from 2013. Monday Dec 16 15:12:30 EST 2013 Swine virus surging Thursday Dec 12 15:52:50 EST 2013 Pump up the nutrition for bred cows 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 4 quick tips to get your cattle winter-ready Tuesday Nov 26 20:55:46 EST 2013 Can feeding hogs feed $7 corn? Wednesday Nov 20 10:56:19 EST 2013 Get started by leasing cows Tuesday Nov 12 10:11:15 EST 2013 The beef on beta-agonists Cattle in packing plants are showing signs lameness, sprouting welfare issues due to beta-agonist intake. Tuesday Nov 05 11:31:03 EST 2013 Cattle prices reach new heights 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 Disease hits U.S. swine herd Thursday Sep 26 15:19:32 EDT 2013 Easing cattle's Ogallala squeeze Wednesday Sep 25 16:28:01 EDT 2013 Pop the hood on the Smithfield deal Tuesday Sep 24 11:59:03 EDT 2013 Smithfield shareholders approve Shuanghui deal Tuesday Sep 24 10:16:11 EDT 2013 Heat melting away hog expansion plans Tuesday Aug 27 13:41:58 EDT 2013 Less feed = healthier cows and calves? Tuesday Aug 27 11:38:00 EDT 2013 Mercury & cattle heat stress rising Tuesday Aug 20 14:39:52 EDT 2013