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July 15, 2014
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Rancher Frank Matejcek has been raising black Angus cattle since 1966 with his wife, Lucy, at Red River Angus north of Grand Forks.
North Dakota counters trend of fewer beef cows
July 15, 2014 - 12:00am
May 22, 2014
Beef Talk: Start your calf vaccinations now
May 22, 2014 - 11:13pm
March 20, 2014
Beef Talk: Are your cows ready to rebreed?
March 20, 2014 - 8:15pm
March 6, 2014
Ranchers mull feedlot expansions
March 6, 2014 - 9:05pm
Press Photo by Bryan Horwath
Rodney Holzkamm, left, a rancher from Reeder, goes over some data with North Dakota State University Research Extension Center beef specialist Kris Ringwall at the Dickinson extension center during Thursday’s “Buying Bulls by the Numbers” workshop.
Grabbing the bull by the EPDs
February 6, 2014 - 11:06pm
January 30, 2014
North Dakota State University professor and meat scientist Eric Berg, center, is researching how the foods we eat affect the release of hormones, metabolism and physiology.
NDSU meat scientist says beef can be part of healthy diet
January 30, 2014 - 11:28pm
January 9, 2014
No shortcuts in the beef business
January 9, 2014 - 10:07pm
January 2, 2014
Calves that create fervid gusto are good
January 2, 2014 - 10:30pm
December 19, 2013
Beef Talk: Bull buying and headaches
December 19, 2013 - 8:46pm
September 20, 2013
Kris Ringwall
Beef Talk: Fall, a window of opportunity for thin cows
September 20, 2013 - 12:00am
August 15, 2013
Kris Ringwall
Ringwall: New ventures come with unprotected risk
August 15, 2013 - 5:46pm
May 24, 2013
Beef cattle in New England graze in a corral in March. William Hahn, with the Animal Products and Cost of Production Branch Markets and Trade Economics Division of the USDA-Economics Research Service, said April had the highest five-area 35-65 percent Choice Direct steer his office has ever seen. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, supply and demand is what controls the price of beef cattle. But prices will fluctuate because it takes time to replenish the cattle supplies.
Beef up for higher prices
May 24, 2013 - 12:00am
April 6, 2013
Carolyn Lybeck shops for a package of hamburger at Hornbacher's Tuesday in Moorhead, Minn.
The cow jumped over the moon and beef prices may do the same
April 6, 2013 - 12:00am
August 31, 2012
Black Baldy cows roam in a pasture northwest of Regent in Hettinger County on Aug. 5. North Dakota's beef cattle industry accounts for $600 million of the state's agricultural income, according to the North Dakota Department of Agriculture.   According to the United States Department of Agriculture's most recent statistics from 2009, North Dakota contributed 2 percent to the nation's total cattle inventory that year.
Grazing in cattle country
August 31, 2012 - 12:00am
August 23, 2012
Calif. congress members ask USDA to reopen plant
August 23, 2012 - 3:47pm