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Mythbuster Monday: Not just the middle that counts

A cattleman presented to a room of his colleagues, telling them that they focus on Angus, coordinating their business relationships and managing the cattle right in an effort to qualify for the Certified Angus Beef brand. He said it was the most profitable target. But at last month’s Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show, the moderator was quick to […]

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Intern shares her CAB mythbusting experience

    Count this as your formal introduction. Folks– this is former beef ambassador and Wyoming Livestock Roundup reporter and current Red Raider and Certified Angus Beef intern Tressa Lawrence. Tressa—Here’s your chance to chat with some pretty cool folks from ranchers to beef industry professionals. Enjoy! –Miranda As I sat in my ad campaigns […]

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Angus to Limousin=Apples to oranges

Every ranch I’ve been to this summer has been pretty much focused on straightbred Angus cattle. (Remember my visits to Zutavern Ranch Co. and Guggenmos River Ranch?) They know Angus EPDs (expected progeny differences) like nobody’s business. Er, nobody else’s business. They can recall what were good numbers in say a milk EPD from two […]

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Yield grade 4 AND CAB?

Producers often turn to the guys in our office to help them make heads or tails of carcass data. It is our kind of thing… A call came in last week that sounded an awful lot like one our team has heard before: “There must be some mistake…I got a yield grade 4 discount and […]

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Here in the real world

Sometimes I hear commercial cattlemen discussing seedstock producers like they’re some elite class of uber-rich that don’t have to adhere to the same fiscally conservative practices most of the rest of the folks in production ag do. I’ve also heard talk of how they baby their cattle and that they just “don’t get” what it’s […]

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