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Observations of an NCBA Past President

By Patti Wilson Contributing Editor Todd Wilkinson can breathe a sigh of relief. After a busy year as National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) president, he

NEBRASKA CATTLEMEN CONVENTION

By Patti Wilson Contributing Editor   The 2023 Nebraska Cattlemen (NC) Convention went off without a hitch Dec. 6-8, 2023, in Kearney. Unusually fair weather

PARIS CLIMATE ACCORD Still Targeting Beef

By Larry Stalcup Contributing Editor    “Forgoing meat is not the environmental panacea many would have us believe.” – Frank Mitloehner   When representatives of

HISTORIC TIMES, UNCHARTED WATERS

By Patti Wilson Contributing Editor The past year has provided fodder for the old Chinese salutation, “May you live in interesting times.” The flood of

UNL Barta Brothers Ranch Open House

By Patti Wilson Contributing Editor When you think of the word laboratory, what do you envision? Probably a climate-controlled room with counters full of test