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Record Production, Higher Prices Anticipated for Most Livestock


The Agriculture Department is expecting record production in nearly all livestock categories in 2020

North American Meat Institute (NAMI) makes forecasts on consumer trends


North American Meat Institute (NAMI) President and CEO Julie Anna Potts recently spoke to the amassed members of the National Western Stock Show’s Red Meat Club, about the future that she sees for meat in this country.

Early Registration Deadline Approaching for Bird Damage Management Conference


Researchers estimate that blackbirds, starlings, corvids and vultures cause billions of dollars in damage to agriculture commodities and livestock facilities

BLM takes steps to improve administration of grazing regulations on public lands


Public scoping meetings scheduled on proposals covering nearly 18,000 permits, leases on 155 million acres

Farm Bureau Names 2020 Farm Dog of the Year


Utah Farm Bureau members Rhett & Beth Crandall's Australian shepherd wins award at American Farm Bureau Convention

Growing A Lasting Food Source - Deseret In The Florida Panhandle


A commitment to natural resource conservation as well as food production is the focus of the Deseret Cattle Company in central Florida. Deseret Cattle & Timber is owned by Ag Reserves, an investment affiliate of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Large Placements Revealed in November Cattle on Feed Report


The report showed a total inventory of 11.831 million head for the United States on November 1. This year-over-year increase of 1.2% is right in line with analysts’ expectations of an average increase of 1.3% in feedlot inventories.

UDAF Hires New State Veterinarian


Utah Department of Agriculture and Food (UDAF) Commissioner Kerry Gibson welcomes Dean Taylor as the agency’s new State Veterinarian.

Utah Farm Bureau, UDAF and Others Offer Reward for Information Cattle Loss Investigation


The Utah Farm Bureau, UDAF, and Utah Cattlemen’s Association are looking to generate additional public interest concerning investigations over the loss of cattle in Utah, Iron, Garfield and Box Elder Counties.

Federal Crop Insurance Programs – Working for You!


In 2018, Utah producers insured over $81 million in crop value, and almost 60 percent of policies received an indemnity payment