Tuesday, April 18, 2017/Categories: General News, Videos, Livestock, Cattle, International , What the Hay?!
If you are looking for a new ranch hand you may not have to look very far. In fact, you may just want to head down to the creek and see if your local water dwelling neighborhood beaver is around.
Recently Saskatchewan rancher Adrienne Ivey was checking heifers when she and her husband discovered that their 150 heifers were following a beaver across their pasture. Talk about an easy way to move curious heifers!
In an interview with CTV News Ivey said that “the cattle came over the hill “bunched together,” which was “very unusual when they have so much room to be out moving around,” Ivey said in an interview with CTVNews.ca on Tuesday. “It wasn’t until we got to the very front of the herd, that we could see what all the commotion was about.”
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Video Credit and Permission from Storyful Licensing/Adrienne Ivey
The USDA May 1 on-feed report looks like this: on feed up 2%; placed in April up 11%; and marketed in April up 3%.
This year the Texas Cattle Feeders Association is celebrating it's 50th Anniversary. Last week in Amarillo, 25 of the past TCFA presidents gathered to recount where the association has been, where its at and where its headed in the future. And one of those in attendance was the legendary founder of Cactus Feeders Paul Engler.
Memorial Day falls on May 29th this year!