Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Birdshot Damage on Stop Sign Liberty Campbell

Birdshot and Bovines Don’t Mix for Beef Industry

Birdshot may be about the last thing you ponder when considering the health of your beef cattle herd, but a carcass marred by birdshot...
Marking equipment helps prevent theft and aid recovery

Seven Theft Prevention Tips for Landowners

Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association’s (TSCRA) 30 special rangers, stationed throughout Texas and Oklahoma, are busy handling cases involving millions of dollars of...

Branding Livestock Best Means of I.D.

by Kristin Hawkins Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association Fire branding livestock has been used since ancient times to prove ownership because it works, said Larry...
Round Top landowners can protect against trespass using purple paint.

Protecting Against Trespass

Thanks to the unusually high rainfall that much of Texas received earlier this year, it’s a good bet your stock tank is full of...
BVD Bovine Viral Diarrhea

Bovine Viral Diarrhea: Be BVD Aware

Bovine viral diarrhea (BVD) is a viral disease of cattle and other ruminants that, if it infects your herd, can have dire consequences for your...
BVD Bovine Viral Diarrhea Stray Livestock

Ask an Ag Attorney: Stray Livestock

Question: If stray livestock show up on my property, can I keep them? Answer: “Finders keepers, losers weepers" may apply on the playground, but...

Preventing Saddle Theft

When cattle prices are high, a rise in cattle theft and other agricultural-related crime such as saddle theft accompany the good market. In 2014,...