Livestock economist Kate Brooks of the University of Nebraska offers this week's insight on the cattle markets: she'll go over the mildly bearish indications from the USDA's latest cattle-on-feed report last Friday, and remarks on the ability of the boxed beef trade to perform well in the face of the holiday demand for competing meats. See more
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The Southwest Missouri Beef Cattle Improvement Association held its annual meeting in Springfield on Nov. 12 and recognized two firms for outstanding efforts in beef cattle improvement.
Robert Balek was recently hired by University of Missouri Extension as a horticulture specialist working in Jasper and surrounding counties. According to Jay Chism, regional director for MU Extension, Balek will be working with both individuals and commercial growers as well as providing leadership and training to local Master Gardener programs.
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Denny Matthews, in broadcasting Royals games since their first season in 1969, has seen just about everything. So his take on the 2014 World Series edition has a background of 46 seasons of watching the club.