Cattlemen get update on traceability
Carol Ryan Dumas/Capital Press
Cattlemen get update on traceability
There will be a lot of hoops to jump through in exporting beef to China, with traceability at the top of the list.

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Cattlemen get update on traceability
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California water officials are relying hydrology tests performed in Utah on a replica of the Oroville Dam spillway to pinpoint what repairs will work...
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Cattlemen get update on traceability
There will be a lot of hoops to jump through in exporting beef to China, with traceability at the top of the list.
Parma research station hosts all-station field day
About 80 members of industry and the public learned about several different research projects aimed at helping farmers during a field day at...
Farmers warned to clean sprayers to avoid pea damage
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