The Cure For Everything…

The Cure For Everything…

Did you see the news out of London’s Imperial College where scientists have found the cure for everything? An article in Nature Communications said that the scientists have genetically modified mosquitoes in the lab to produce sperm that produced 95% male offspring. By turning loose these GMO mosquitoes, they could eliminate ALL mosquitoes in a few generations

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The Cure For Everything…

Did you see the news out of London’s Imperial College where scientists have found the cure for everything? A article in Nature Communications said that the scientists have genetically modified mosquitoes in the lab to produce sperm that produced 95% male offspring. By turning loose these GMO mosquitoes, they could eliminate ALL mosquitoes in a few generations because there would

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Poopy the Cow Pie

I have felt for some time that the beef industry needs a mascot: a Geicko Gecko, an AFLAC Duck, Morris the Cat, Aunt Jemima, Captain Morgan, Jolly Green Giant, Betty Crocker, or Snap Crackle or Pop. You get the idea.

According to one study I read, the Pillsbury Doughboy was seven times more effective in ads than celebrities were. And cheaper

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Choose Your Weapon

Once every four years, many newspapers endorse their pick for President.
You’ll never see me doing that, for a variety of reasons. First, I don’t own the periodical you’re reading, and I wouldn’t want to run off any readers with my choice. The second reason is that I’m disgusted with the whole selection process. Thirdly, why would anyone want my opinion

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10 places NOT to find a cowboy…

If you want to catch a glimpse of a real cowboy, here are 10 places NOT to look.
#10 Mercedes dealership. Although I don’t hang around such places myself, I doubt a Mercedes is the cowboy’s dream drive. I don’t even think Mercedes makes a pickup, do they? I did write a story once about a cowboy who had a Cadillac.

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Save Me, Save Me

We could all learn a thing or two from the eco-terrorists that worship trees and owls but hate people. Instead of fighting them, we should join them. We’ve got plenty of endangered species in agriculture that need preserving.
I’d be willing to bet that there are fewer Hays Converter cattle in this country than there are spotted owls, and yet nobody

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Eating Abe

Eating Abe

I have an embarrassing admission to make. In my life, I\’ve fed, raised, and traded thousands of cattle, but, as far as I know, I have yet to eat a bite of any of them. I never fed out a homegrown steer or stuffed our freezer with hamburger from an old lump jaw cow. I gave any calves

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Man marries tree…

Man marries tree…

 

I don’t know if you’ve heard the latest high society news, but a man in Mexico just married a tree. Yes, Peruvian activist and actor Richard Torres married Arbol del Tule, more affectionately known as Tule, in Oaxaca, Mexico… which is where, I’m assuming, the newlyweds spent their honeymoon because, well, you know, the bride can’t go anywhere

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