Prohibitions in food-animal production could lead to animal suffering and possibly death, compromising the nation's food system.
Research shows that “fast” heifers don’t pack on the pounds in the feedyard or food chain.
Hog Outlook: Lower feed costs and increased productivity keep hog producers in business.
Beef Outlook: Cattle expansion slowing, but there's still more beef ahead.
Slideshow: Raising turkeys on pasture fills a consumer demand.
Dairy Outlook: 2018 milk prices are expected to be similar to this year’s prices.