Cow slaughter figures have been running higher this year, showing year-over-year gains all but three weeks of 2017. Year-to-date, the number of total cows moving through the system is about 7 percent higher. Weekly slaughter rates were averaging 5 percent above a year ago through April, and 8 percent above a year ago April to July. Since then, slaughter rates have expanded to 10 percent above a year ago.
Secretary Perdue announces new OneUSDA Internship Program (Washington, D.C., December 4, 2018) Today, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced the “OneUSDA Internship” opportunity for Summer 2019. As part of
Read December 2018 Proof updates/changes before looking at the Proofs tomorrow https://www.uscdcb.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Progress_requires_change_Dec2018.pdf Progress Requires Change December 2018 A great step of progress in dairy cattle improvement was taken with the