The Senate Agriculture Committee on Wednesday held a hearing into some of
the challenges with cattle markets as senators sought some answers to systemic
problems that have faced the cattle industry for years.
BCattle Producers Share Frustration
Farmland Reserve was announced as the highest bidder on the farm and ranch
assets of Mesa, Washington, rancher Cody Easterday. Easterday pleaded guilty to
wire fraud in a ghost-cattle scam.
BWinning Bid on Easterday Assets: $209M
This week DTN's View From the Cab farmers from Texas and Iowa find
themselves wishing for more moisture but celebrating some golden moments as
wheat harvest begins.
BView From the Cab
The Supreme Court ruling overturns a regulation in California law that
granted the United Farm Workers union access to a farm property for three hours
a day for up to 120 days a year.
BFarmers Win Property Rights Case
Just because prices were stronger at the Corn Belt Classic this year
compared to years past, that doesn't mean the market is clear of all hurdles.
It seems rather odd that in a year where drought conditions are a daily topic
there weren't more cattle consigned to Superior's or Northern's first sale.
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