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John Goggins

Publish Date:

Thursday, 19 April, 2018

President Trump has been constantly pushing to address the trade issues the United States faces with multiple countries around the world.  It started just three days into his Presidency when he removed the U.S. from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement.  President Trump said this move was aimed at protecting U.S. jobs.

Most recently, it has been the trade-war

sale reports

04/21/2018

Cobb Charolais 49th Annual Spring Bull Sale
Sale Average: 122 Yearling Bulls Average $3,811 Sale Highlights: Lot 37 $8,500 to Skogen Live

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04/21/2018

Stuber Ranch 50th Annual Sale
Sale Averages: 102 Hereford Bulls $4,26567 Registered Heifers $2,29699 Commercial Hereford Heifer

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04/20/2018

DeGrand Angus Annual Bull Sale
Sale Average: 97 Yearling Bulls Average $4,286 Sale Highlights: Lot 7 $8,250 to Lucky 7 Angus

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04/20/2018

Pine Creek Angus Ranch
Sale Averages: 79 Yearling Angus Bulls $3,64235 Registered Open Heifers $1,99223 Commercial Ope H

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04/19/2018

Big Dry Angus Ranch 30th Annual Production Sale
Sale Average: 77 Yearling Angus Bulls Average $3,815 Sale Highlights: Lot 9 $9,000 to Kent Jo

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37th Annual Lindskov / Thiel Bull Sale

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Nelson Simmentals Annual Sale

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A Note from the Publisher…

I seldom address our readership in any other form than through my weekly column, Comments. However, this week is an exciting and transformational week at the Western Ag Reporter as we are pleased to introduce our new Editor, Kayla Sargent. Kayla’s fresh perspective, industriousness, and her knowledge of the industry has me beaming with excitement and optimism.

Following her resignation

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In the agricultural industry, we are accustomed to having to adapt to the challenges of uncontrollable variables. And we have become resilient in many ways. But when Mother Nature turns on her fury, it is nearly impossible to be prepared.

Producers in Western Oklahoma are battling wildfires while ranchers in South Dakota, Nebraska, Minnesota

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Front Page Photo ~ 4/19/18

Van Newkirk Herefords shared this photo and wrote: “Thankful, grateful, blessed! When we finally went to bed Friday night, it was with a sick feeling in our stomachs, talk about pulling at your heart strings! The wind was howling, the snow was relentless, and visibility was near zero. It was not safe, nor was it even possible to be

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by Kayla Sargent

A much anticipated draft of the 2018 Farm Bill was released by the House Ag Committee on Thursday afternoon. The committee announced the highlights of the farm bill with enthusiasm.

“I’m excited to share our vision with the American people and eager for people to see the details of a proposal that offers people real

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by Kayla Sargent

Over 200 cattlemen from across the nation convened in Washington D.C. last week for the NCBA 2018 Legislative Conference.  The forum provided the opportunity to have input on critical issues impacting the cattle industry.

“Modernizing the Endangered Species Act and finding a permanent fix for electronic logging devices/hours of service rules were on the top

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