VBPA News

Jan 252016
 
DIRECT CATTLE REPORT

If you’re not sure you’re getting good prices on direct cattle sales from your farm to a buyer, participate in our new DIRECT CATTLE REPORT. VBPA, in conjunction with the USDA, is looking for direct sellers who are interested in confirming prices on cattle transactions to be kept strictly confidential, but used in a new Read more…

Jan 222016
 

If you missed the cow-calf webinar, we are providing both the audio presentation and the handout. Click here to retrieve the handout. Click here for the audio and video webinar.  

Jan 142016
 

This weekend at the 20th Annual VT Grazing & Livestock Conference, VBPA invites you to the annual CALF CLINIC Saturday, January 16, 2015 at 9:00am – when Dr. Kent Anderson of Valleywide Veterinary Services will bring his longtime clinic inside to cover preparation, management and husbandry intervention considerations for a successful calving season.  Dr. Kent places Read more…

Dec 022015
 

The “Agricultural Marketing Service” (AMS) of the USDA has been working with New York beef producers to implement a program whereby calves can remain on the farm and be sold from the farm through a live auction held in another location. Vermont sellers and buyers are welcome and encouraged to participate.  If you are in Read more…