Oregon expands wolf slaughter due to threat to livestock

BAKER CITY, Ore. (AP) – Officials in Oregon are stepping up efforts to kill wolves from a pack in the eastern part of the state amid continued animal attacks and evidence they are now focusing on the cattle. KTVZ Reports the Oregon Department of Fisheries and Wildlife decision comes Thursday after nine cattle depredations in […]

Agricultural start-up aims to improve livestock conception rates

Liane Hart, co-founder and CEO of Verility, Inc., owns Fertile-Eyez, a device to assess the quality of sperm and ovulation in cattle. (Mitchell Kirk | Daily reporter)HANCOCK COUNTY – When cattle can’t reproduce, that means less meat in the food supply and less money in the pockets of producers. The reverse is often discovered downstream, […]

USDA Extends Deadline to Request Pandemic Help From Livestock Producers With Animal Losses

WASHINGTON – The US Department of Agriculture is giving livestock and poultry producers extra time to apply for the Livestock Pandemic Compensation Program. Producers who suffered losses during the pandemic due to insufficient access to processing can now apply for assistance for those losses and the cost of depopulating and disposing of animals until October […]

Livestock industry leaders talk about hunger and climate at forum

Livestock industry leaders joined producers and government officials in a virtual forum on Tuesday to examine the question of how animal agriculture can sustainably feed a growing world. The forum, co-sponsored by Elanco and Agri-Pulse, led to a discussion on the role animal agriculture can play in reducing greenhouse gas emissions while continuing to feed […]

Adidas EQT Running Support 93 release date

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of adidas‘EQT line, the Three Stripes family is teaming up with various retailers around the world for new sneaker collaborations. One of those stores is Canada’s Livestock, which had the opportunity to comment on the adidas EQT Running Support 93. For this Livestock team-up, was inspired by the prototyping process. […]

Alberta Livestock Aid Ready Applications

The application process is ready for Alberta cattle ranchers to obtain financial assistance to meet the extraordinary costs associated with this year’s drought. “Alberta cattle ranchers have experienced extremely dry conditions for months on end, putting additional stress on the very Albertans who feed Canadian families,” said Alberta Agriculture Minister Devin. Dreeshen, in a statement […]

4-H and FFA cattle auctions are held on Saturday mornings

The family is still involved in a young person’s 4H project. And when it comes to livestock, the year is a huge build-up from the annual 4-H FFA Livestock Auction, still held on Saturday mornings at the Ravalli County Fair. This year, expectations are high and the rewards are big lessons for young people, many […]

A human is not a horse. So why is a cattle drug sweeping America? | Arwa Mahdawi

Yesou are not a horse. You are not a cow. You are, I’m afraid, a homo sapiens living in a world so disturbed that people would rather poison themselves with dewormers intended for farm animals rather than taking a vaccine intended for humans. I am of course talking about ivermectin. In more innocent times, only […]

Treasure Valley pet supply stores see a rush on ivermectin, a dewormer for horses and cattle

Instead of getting a free, FDA-approved vaccine, some people in Treasure Valley are taking the pest drug as another way to prevent COVID-19. BOISE, Idaho – In 2018, people started eating Tide Pods laundry detergent after seeing others do so on social media. In 2021, people are eating horse dewormers to prevent COVID-19 because they’ve […]

Mysterious Cattle Mutilation Continues in Central and Eastern Oregon | Livestock

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