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Roller-Coaster-Livestock-Market Roller Coaster Livestock Market

The Livestock market continues to bounce both ways, live cattle and feeder cattle both dropping as we come into October.

Earthworm-Benefits Earthworm Benefits

The many benefits of earthworms to the soil.

Apple-Harvest-Update Apple Harvest Update

How is the 2015 apple harvest shaping up? We take a look.

The-Toxicity-of-Tall-Larkspur The Toxicity of Tall Larkspur

Most all ranchers realize that larkspur is on of the more toxic plants for cattle. Unfortunately the plant is found throughout the pastures and rangelands in the foothills and mountains of the western United States.

Firm-Commitment-to-Dams-and-Infrastructure Firm Commitment to Dams and Infrastructure

Every now and then the anti-dam activists make a bit of a ruckus, demanding the removal of dams on our nation’s water ways. This usually draws concern from those in the ag industry — especially those who rely on the rivers as transportation for their product.

Bluetongue-Confirmed---Cougar-Attack Bluetongue Confirmed & Cougar Attack

An outbreak of bluetongue disease is affecting some livestock...and first it was wolves, now a cougar is attacking livestock.

Wolf-or-Elk Wolf or Elk

On September 24, Ag Information Network of the West reporter KayDee Gilkey, had a story wherein a six-year old horse, was found laying dead in his pasture.

Guidestone-s-Pumpkin-Patch-and-Harvest-Festival Guidestone’s Pumpkin Patch and Harvest Festival

As it feels more and more like autumn, taking your family out to a fall festival can be a great memory maker. Guidestone’s Pumpkin Patch and Harvest Festival will be held at the Hutchinson Ranch on Highway 50 between Salida and Poncha Springs.


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Cow Smarts

No wonder I have a hard time roping these horned cattle... way to smart.

Everyone should see this side to cows.

Warning: you're probably going to want to go out and hug a cow after watching this.

Posted by Animals Australia on Thursday, May 21, 2015

Upcoming Ag Events

10/5 - 10/7, Commercial UAV EXPO (Drones) , Las Vegas NV
10/5, Baldy Maker Bull Sale, Fort Klamath OR
10/10, VF Red Angus Fall Cattlemens Classic, Terrebone OR
10/14 - 10/16, Collaborative Water Decisions sponsered by CSU , Wine Country Inn in Palisade CO .
10/15, Thomas Angus Ranch Bull and Female Sale, Baker City OR
11/7, Booker Consignment Auction , Eltopia
11/9 - 11/14, Irrigation Assoc Annual Meeting, Long Beach CA
11/9, Beef Cow Symposium with Curt Pate, Douglas Cty Fairgrounds Castlerock CO
11/11 - 11/14, Tri-State Grain GrowersConvention, Davenport Hotel Spokane WA
11/11 - 11/14, Washington State Cattlemens Meeting , CleElum WA
11/13 - 11/15, Tilth Producers Annual Congerence , Spokane WA
11/16 - 11/17, Sustainable AG Expo, San Luis Obispo CA
11/17 - 11/19, Colorado Cattlemen's Range Beef Cattle Symposium, Loveland Colorado
11/17 - 11/19, Range Cow Beef Symposium, Loveland CO
11/17 - 11/19, Willamtte Valley Ag Expo, Albany OR
11/27, JR Ranch Black Friday Sale, Othello WA
12/2 - 12/4, Western Alfalfa and Forage Symposium , Reno NV
12/3 - 12/5, Oregon Cattlemen's Convention, Bend OR
12/3 - 12/5, Oregon Sheep Growers Convention, Bend OR
1/5 - 1/6, Eastern WA Ag Expo, TRAC CENTER, PASCO, WA
1/7 - 1/21, National Western Stock Show, Denver CO
1/18 - 1/20, Colorado Cattlemens Assoc Mid-Winter Conference, Renaissance Denver Hotel, 3801 Quebec Street, Denver, CO
1/26 - 1/28, WA/OR Potato Conference, Kennewick WA
1/27, Colorado Pork Producers Council Annual Meeting, Renaissance Hotel, Denver, Colorado
12/5 - 12/9, Irrigation Assoc Annual Meeting, Las Vegas NV