cattle feeding http://hppr.org en No more brewery leftovers for cattle? http://hppr.org/post/no-more-brewery-leftovers-cattle <p>Few people connect craft breweries with cattle feed. But passing along the spent grains from the brewing process, like barley and wheat, to livestock ranchers is a common practice. Although now, that relationship could be in jeopardy.</p> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 05:00:01 +0000 Luke Runyon 30652 at http://hppr.org No more brewery leftovers for cattle? Drought Drying Up High Plains Feedyards http://hppr.org/post/drought-drying-high-plains-feedyards <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Crops aren’t the only things struggling to survive on the High Plains- area feedyards are too.&nbsp; Yards are reducing the number of cattle, up for sale, and some are closed.&nbsp; <a href="http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323514404578651693804442944.html?mod=topix#next"><strong>The Wall Street Journal</strong></a> provides a <a href="http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323514404578651693804442944.html?mod=topix#next"><strong>photo documentary</strong></a>. &nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 05:00:03 +0000 Cindee Talley 20180 at http://hppr.org Drought Drying Up High Plains Feedyards Tyson suspends use of controversial cattle feeding drug http://hppr.org/post/tyson-suspends-use-controversial-cattle-feeding-drug <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Tyson Foods, Inc., announced last week that it will soon suspend purchases of cattle that had been treated with a controversial drug, citing animal welfare concerns.</span></p><p>But many in the industry wonder if the real reason is not about cattle, but rather the battle for sales in other countries, where using drugs for meat production is banned.</p> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 05:00:01 +0000 Peggy Lowe 20137 at http://hppr.org Tyson suspends use of controversial cattle feeding drug