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Beef Exports Trail Last Year’s Record Number

August beef exports this year were below the record-large numbers in August of last year. That’s according to data from the USDA that was compiled by the U.S. Meat Export Federation. August beef exp... Read More

5 bulls found dead in Oregon; then the story gets weird

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The first dead bull was found in a timbered ravine in eastern Oregon. There was no indication it had been shot, attacked by predators or eaten poisonous plants. The animal’s sex organs and tongue had been removed. All the bl... Read More

OMAHA (DTN) -- Cattle producers rallied Wednesday in a daylong event at an Omaha hotel, calling on President Donald Trump to bring more fairness to cattle markets and to reduce the influence of imported beef and cattle on U.S. market prices. AUDIO... Read More

Cattle risk management workshop Nov. 7

ARTHUR, Neb. — Nebraska Extension will be hosting a risk management workshop for cattle producers on Thursday, November 7, 2019 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. MT at the Bunkhouse Bar & Grill located at 306 Fir Street in Arthur. Cattle producers will le... Read More

Beef Promotion Operating Committee Approves Fiscal Year 2020 Checkoff Plan of Work

The Cattlemen’s Beef Board (CBB) will invest approximately $40.9 million into programs of beef promotion, research, consumer information, industry information, foreign marketing and producer communications during fiscal 2020, subject to USDA approv... Read More

British farm moo-ves into new tech with 5G collars on cows

SHEPTON MALLET, England (AP) — On the dairy farm of the future, the cows are going wireless. The bovine residents of a British agricultural technology research center are helping to test next generation mobile technology aimed at helping make da... Read More

Young Cattle Producers Can Get More Out of  2020 Cattle Industry Convention in San Antonio

A fun, rewarding and engaging opportunity is available for college students wanting to attend the 2020 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show in San Antonio, Texas, Feb. 2-7, 2020. A team of interns – who are vital to the success of the lar... Read More

Video Recap: 2019 Nebraska State Fair Livestock Shows

The 150th Nebraska State Fair is officially in the books. In addition to on-air broadcats, the Rural Radio Network streamed many of the 4-H and FFA livestock shows. Both 4-H and FFA officials were pleased with the 2019 fair.  Nebraska 4-H was ... Read More

LIVE: Nebraska State Fair - Monday Final Drive and Parade of Champions

The Rural Radio Network presents a livestream of the 2019 Nebraska State Fair. Watch the 4-H and FFA Final Drive and Parade of Champions. This broadcast is brought to you by Rods Power Sports. Visit them at the fair, right across from the swine... Read More

LIVE: Nebraska State Fair -  4-H Market Beef Show (Monday, Sept. 2, 2019)

The Rural Radio Network presents a livestream of the 2019 Nebraska State Fair. Watch the 4-H and FFA Livestock Shows for Monday, Sept. 2, 2019. Schedule: 7:30 AM - 4-H Market Beef Show 4:00 PM - Parade of Champions This broadcast is br... Read More

LIVE: Nebraska State Fair - FFA Market Beef Show (Sunday, Sept. 1, 2019)

The Rural Radio Network presents a livestream of the 2019 Nebraska State Fair. Watch the 4-H and FFA Livestock Shows for Sunday, Sept. 1, 2019. Schedule: 8:00 AM - FFA Market Beef Show This broadcast is brought to you by Rods Power Sports... Read More