Managing for Today's
Cattle Market and Beyond
FOR TODAY'S CATTLE MARKET AND BEYOND
is a planned collection of articles, developed by authors with national
expertise in the subject area.
access the notebook articles online by following the links below to the
March 2002 edition. Please note that these files
(.pdf) require Acrobat Reader, which can be downloaded free from the Adobe
website. While feedback on the use and application of these materials
is requested, reprinting and duplication of materials as presented is
encouraged and currently without any restriction or electronic access
was originally conceived by the Western Extension
Marketing Committee for extension and classroom audiences. The original
notebook of materials was published in 1996. Economists from across the
U.S. participated in this effort. Both the American Agricultural Economics
Association and the Western Agricultural Economics Association recognized
the original materials for excellence in 1997 when both associations gave
the project their outstanding group extension award.
and new articles (identified below as 2002) were coordinated as a joint
effort sponsored by the Livestock Marketing
Information Center and the Western Extension Marketing Committee.
original set of materials, direct dollar contributors were USDA-CSREES,
Farm Foundation, University of Wyoming, Utah State University and University
of Nebraska. The project was also supported by the Livestock Marketing
Information Center, National Beef Cattlemens Association, the respective
authors and the state Cooperative Extension Services of their institutions.
Chris Bastian (University of Wyoming) and DeeVon Bailey (Utah State University)
coordinated the original effort. The March 2002 articles were coordinated
by DeeVon Bailey (Utah State University), with assistance from staff of
the Livestock Marketing Information Center.
If you want
to purchase paper copies of the full notebook or of the updated and new
articles (released in March 2002) please contact:
Livestock Marketing Information Center
Attn: Laura Lahr
PO Box 25566
Denver, CO 80225
Telephone: (303) 236-0460
FAX: (303) 236-0466
E-mail: laura.lahr at lmic.info
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