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Thursday, May 1st, 2014

Ongoing drought pushes beef prices to record levels

As Texas enters its fourth year of record-setting drought, ranchers, along with economic and agriculture experts, are concerned about increasing food prices

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

USDA: Border cattle inspection sites will remain closed

Federal officials said this week they have no plans to reopen a cattle inspection site across the border from Presidio, citing continuing safety concerns in the Mexican town of Ojinaga, Chihuahua.