Drover's News

Fri, 26 May 2017 21:33:00 +0000
A guilty plea has been entered by a former Oklahoma Beef Council who was accused of embezzling $2.6 million in checkoff funds.

Fri, 26 May 2017 17:21:00 +0000
Nearly three dozen consumer, environmental and public health groups on Thursday pressed privately held In-N-Out Burger to make good on its vow to set time lines for phasing out the use of beef raised with antibiotics vital to human health.

Fri, 26 May 2017 13:30:00 +0000
Nebraska statutes require property owners to keep trees or bushes out of fences that divide their property from a neighbor’s.

Thu, 25 May 2017 22:23:00 +0000
Market analysts will watch Memorial Day weekend beef sales for indications of consumer demand and where cattle markets are headed this summer.

Thu, 25 May 2017 19:56:00 +0000
The U.S. Meat Export Federation announced that long-time President and CEO Philip Seng will step down Dec. 1 of this year. USMEF senior vice president for marketing, Dan Halstrom will become USMEF president on Sept. 1 and assume the title CEO on Dec. 1. Seng will remain as CEO emeritus through July 2018.

Thu, 25 May 2017 15:42:10 +0000
Corn market participants often dismiss U.S. crop condition scores as meaningless, especially this early in the season. While they are still highly subject to change, the initial rating sets the tone for the growing season and can even cap yield potential – but do not expect a change to production outlooks just yet.

Thu, 25 May 2017 11:00:00 +0000
The World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) published a global strategy to address the topic of antimicrobial resistance, and continues that discussion in meetings this week.

Wed, 24 May 2017 15:05:29 +0000
For the entire U.S., the percent of the U.S. with no dry (D0) or drought (D1-D4) conditions in May have exceeded 80 percent for the first time since the Drought Monitor began publication in 2000.

Wed, 24 May 2017 14:46:00 +0000
Brazilian meatpacker JBS SA's stocks and bonds plunged on Monday as investors worried about the legal and financial consequences stemming from its central role in Brazil's latest corruption scandal.

Tue, 23 May 2017 23:39:57 +0000
Leaders from Canadian and U.S. beef organizations agree keeping NAFTA going is important for producers in both countries.