Recent Stories by Wyatt Bechtel
Jun 13, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
After more than 200 cattle died on a feedlot in Nebraska, the cattle feeder who was responsible for the animals' care has pleaded not guilty to 40 charges he faces in the alleged livestock neglect case.
Jun 05, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
Farmers and ranchers from South Dakota to Louisiana have been enduring record rainfall and flooding to care for their cattle.
May 31, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
Two bulls in a South Dakota beef cattle herd have tested positive for bovine trichomoniasis, also known as trich, a disease that can be economically devastating to cattle producers.
May 30, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
Michigan State University has been awarded two separate $1 million grants to help fund research that aims to improve dairy cow feed efficiency.
May 23, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
One way that researchers and cattlemen are addressing emissions is through the creation and adoption of technology that introduce efficiency to the beef production cycle.
May 13, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
A feedlot operator in Nebraska who has been linked to more than 200 cattle dying from neglect has been charged with more crimes in the case.
May 01, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
The Transporting Livestock Across America Safely Act has been reintroduced by a bipartisan group of Senators and could provide some fixes to hours of service requirements for livestock haulers.
Apr 30, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
The 74th cattle herd in Michigan since 1998 has been identified as having bovine tuberculosis (TB).
Apr 29, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
After more than a month since widespread flooding and blizzards devastated cattle producers in Nebraska and surrounding states an animal rights group is using the tragedy to push a vegan diet.
Apr 17, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
The Peterson Farm Bros. have debuted their latest parody called “Pasture Road,” which is a new spin on the Billboard Top 100 hit “Old Town Road.”
Apr 16, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
Parts of Iosco and Ogemaw counties in Michigan have been designated by officials as a “Potential High-Risk Area” for bovine tuberculosis after a white-tailed deer in Alcona County tested positive for the disease.
Apr 15, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
The White House is moving forward in the "race to 5G" and is also investing more money into rural broadband, helping better connect underserved areas of the country.
Apr 10, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
Aaron Ogren, 30, of Exeter, Nebraska, has been arrested and charged with multiple counts of animal cruelty after more than 200 cattle died on a feedlot.