$1 million a week

$1 million a week

$1 million a week That’s how much packers pay Angus producers for hitting the CAB target   by Steve Suther Rewards for hitting the Certified Angus Beef ® (CAB®) brand target have never been greater, even after 11 consecutive years of growing supply. A survey of...

Every number has a story: $204.10

Today’s number is $204.10. But I could have easily selected 36.8% or $83.88 or 16.2%. Those figures are all different ways to illustrate this truth: cattle health is important… to your bottom line, to carcass quality, to consumer perception. Yet in recent years,...

Too special?

After a long saga involving an unusual problem with our little guy’s left hand, our orthopedic surgeon told us he was out of ideas, but he could refer us to a pediatric orthopedic surgeon. “Of course those are few and far between, because if you specialize that far,...
Uniform cattle increase profit potential

Uniform cattle increase profit potential

Uniform cattle increase profit potential   by Miranda Reiman John Simons ranches with his family near Enning, S.D., where they’ve focused on reducing variability in their Angus-based cowherd for the last 20 years. “If your calves all look the same, they’re just a...