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  • A Canadian feed trial has found a way to significantly reduce methane emissions from the beef and dairy industry. (DTN\Progressive Farmer photo by Jim Patrico)

    Methane Reduction Trials

    Without negatively effecting health or performance, a novel feed ingredient has reduced methane emissions up to 80% in a two-year trial.

  • Pinkeye, or Infectious Bovine Keratoconjunctivitis (IBK), is common and costly in the cattle business. It can decrease milk production and lead to weight loss. (DTN/Progressive Farmer photo by Claire Vath)

    Ask the Vet

    Pinkeye is a generic term applied to all red inflamed eyes, but when most cattle people talk about pinkeye they are really talking about Infectious Bovine Keratoconjunctivitis, or IBK.

  • President-elect Joe Biden, shown speaking shortly after the November election, will have an easier time getting nominees through Congress with a Democratic Senate. Other policy changes also open up in areas such as taxes and renewable energy. (DTN file photo)

    Effects of Senate 50-50 Split

    Control of the U.S. Senate in Democratic hands could lead to several major changes in the incoming administration for President-elect Joe Biden. Besides an easier time confirming nominees, Democratic control could open up tax changes and other legislation. Rules under the...

  • Cattle producers should check the background and credibility of anyone they hire to care for their cattle. (DTN\Progressive Farmer photo by Brent Warren)

    Stolen Cattle

    Suspicious that his cattle were being stolen, a Bangs, Texas, producer reached out to the Texas & Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association to investigate.

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