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Beef Buzz is a daily radio program on the Radio Oklahoma Network. Ron Hays keeps Oklahoma cattle producers up to speed.

Beef Buzz is a daily radio program on the Radio Oklahoma Network. Ron Hays keeps Oklahoma cattle producers up to speed.
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Bartlesville, OK

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Beef Buzz is a daily radio program on the Radio Oklahoma Network. Ron Hays keeps Oklahoma cattle producers up to speed.

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English

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405 841 3675


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Industry Pulls Together to Define Antimicrobial Stewardship, Ensure Essential Drugs Remain Available

9/21/2018
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In an effort to more closely monitor the use of antimicrobial drugs in production agriculture, especially in feed, the Food & Drug Administration initiated last year the Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD). According to National Cattlemen"s Beef Association Chief Veterinarian Dr.

Duration:00:06:44

NCBA Chief Vet Kathy Simmons Says Farm Bill Funding Critical to Realizing Secure Beef Supply Plan

9/20/2018
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During the ongoing process to craft the next Farm Bill that will replace the existing legislation expiring in September of this year, one request stemming from the livestock industry has been that appropriations be set aside in this new bill to fund work necessary to catch the US up to speed on the biosecurity of our nation"s animal-based...

Duration:00:05:34

LMIC's Jim Robb Predicts Friday's Cattle on Feed Report Placements Will Draw Significant Attention

9/19/2018
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USDA is set to release its monthly Cattle on Feed report this Friday and like so many of these reports in recent months, according to Livestock Marketing Information Center Director Jim Robb, all eyes on this report will be focused on the number of placements recorded during August up to September 1st.

Duration:00:04:38

Beef Markets Surprise with Unseasonable Fundamental Strength Supported by Cheaper Corn Stocks

9/18/2018
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Cheaper corn in the marketplace have apparently given some unexpected support to fall calf prices, so says Jim Robb, director of the Livestock Marketing Information Center.

Duration:00:06:09

Turning 40 This Year, the Certified Angus Beef Program Has More Than Just Longevity to Celebrate

9/17/2018
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John Pfeiffer is the sitting vice president for the American Angus Association and will likely transition into the president"s role this November at the association"s annual convention in the hometown of the Certified Angus Beef program, Columbus, OH - held there this year as part of the brand"s 40th Anniversary celebration.

Duration:00:05:29

Witnessing a Revolution - Genomic Research, New Technology Continues to Advance Angus Breed

9/14/2018
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The American Angus Association is easily the largest US beef cattle breed in America and John Pfeiffer, a cattle producer from Oklahoma and the association"s current vice president, says one of the things he has enjoyed about the breed is watching genomic technology develop and seeing its use and influence within the breed grow.

Duration:00:05:49

Mystery Lurks as Seasonal Lows in Cull Cow Market Arrive Early- LMIC"s Jim Robb Offers This Advice

9/13/2018
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In recent days, cull cow markets have taken on a significant amount of weakness in profitability. Jim Robb of the Livestock Marketing Information Center says this annual weakness has appeared much earlier in the year than it typically does generally around the 4th Quarter.

Duration:00:06:09

US Beef Export Numbers Paint a Picture of a Robust Demand Environment in the Global Marketplace

9/12/2018
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This past week, the US Department of Agriculture released the latest US beef export numbers, compiled in a report by the US Meat Export Federation. On first glance, the numbers look pretty good.

Duration:00:04:52

US Beef Export Numbers Paint a Picture of a Robust Demand Environment in the Global Marketplace

9/12/2018
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This past week, the US Department of Agriculture released the latest US beef export numbers, compiled in a report by the US Meat Export Federation. On first glance, the numbers look pretty good.

Duration:00:04:52

NCBA's Colin Woodall Races Against Clock to Tie-up Legislative Priorities as Fall Deadlines Approach

9/11/2018
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As Congress continues to try to wrap up all its appropriations measures between now and the end of the month which is the end of the government"s fiscal year, chief lobbyist for the National Cattlemen"s Beef Association, Colin Woodall, says there is a couple of issues within the appropriations bill that his organization remains...

Duration:00:05:56

Let's Face It, These Days Advocacy Has Become Just Another Part of Doing Business on the Ranch

9/10/2018
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Ryan Goodman works with the National Cattlemen"s Beef Association primarily in regard to the association"s grassroots advocacy efforts.

Duration:00:05:29

Animal Disease Still a Serious Threat to Markets, But Much Progress Has Been Made to Limit Impact

9/7/2018
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According to Glynn Tonsor of Kansas State University, the world has come a long way in how it views BSE since the first time it caused a major market event in 2003, which you might know as �The Cow That Stole Christmas.� That case caused widespread panic in the market and cost the US beef industry its access to Asian markets.

Duration:00:05:43

Strong Beef Demand Helping Offset Rising Supplies of Cattle in Pipeline

9/6/2018
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There are more cattle and, as a result, more beef going through the supply pipeline here in early part of the second half of 2018. If all things were equal- bigger supplies of beef would likely mean lower beef prices- and back up to the live cattle part of the pipeline- lower cattle prices. But Dr.

Duration:00:04:29

After the Website Makeover, Millions Flock to Beef It's Whats for Dinner- Nicely Done!

9/5/2018
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Almost a year ago, the cattle industry brought together a lot of their information online into one unified place, the Beef. It"s What"s for Dinner website.

Duration:00:05:22

Beef, It's Whats for Dinner Revitalization Going Well- Beef Industry to Build on Rollout with Chuck the Beef Bot

9/4/2018
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Over the past year or so, Alisa Harrison, senior vice president for global marketing for the National Cattlemen"s Beef Association, has been a key player in the launch of the beef industry"s digital marketing efforts, a new campaign focused on revitalizing the long-standing Beef. It"s What"s for Dinner brand.

Duration:00:04:29

Derrell Peel Advises Producers to Start Considering Fall Marketing Plans as Seasonal Lows Approach

8/31/2018
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As August gets ready to turn into September, there is not a lot of difference noted in the current yearling and stocker market compared to a year ago.

Duration:00:05:52

Geneticist Megan Rolf Shares Her Progress on Developing the Next Big EPD for Water Efficiency

8/30/2018
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Dr. Megan Rolf, is a beef geneticist at Kansas State University. Prior to joining the faculty at K-State, Rolf became involved with a million grant to study water intake for beef cattle and continues her research today with the hope of one day developing an EPD that measures water intake.

Duration:00:04:29

K-State's Megan Rolf Continues Search for Elusive Genetic Trait to Improve Cattle's Water-Efficiency

8/29/2018
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Former Oklahoma State University faculty member and now a member of the Animal Science Department at Kansas State University, Dr. Megan Rolf has always had an interest in animal nutrition and in conjunction with that the efficient use of resources as well.

Duration:00:05:08

K-State's Megan Rolf Continues Search for Elusive Genetic Traits to Improve Cattle's Water-Efficiecy

8/29/2018
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Former Oklahoma State University faculty member and now a member of the Animal Science Department at Kansas State University, Dr. Megan Rolf has always had an interest in animal nutrition and in conjunction with that the efficient use of resources as well.

Duration:00:05:08

NCBA Environmental Counsel Scott Yager Says WOTUS Fight Likely Headed for the Supreme Court

8/28/2018
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Once you have something like the Waters of the US rule on the books, it is hard to get rid of it. That is what the Trump Administration has discovered as they have worked to scrap the Obama era rule.

Duration:00:05:39