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FOUR STATES LIVESTOCK AUCTION Hagerstown, Md.   Nov. 27 Slaughter cows 40 head $2-4 higher Premium whites Avg. Dressing Breakers H dressing Breakers Avg dressing $76-81 Breakers L dressing $69-75 Boners H dressing $82-87 Boners Avg. dressing $77-81 Lean Avg. dressing $73-77 Thin & light $70 down Bulls none Fed steers No beef breeds L […]

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Of cattle crossings, both theirs and mine

I have virtually no experience in the beef cattle business. There, I feel better having finally made that confession. In addition, I have only one tractor repair customer who is a full-time cattle farmer and not retired from some secret branch of the federal government. Of course, all of this calls my qualifications as a […]

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FOUR STATES LIVESTOCK AUCTION Hagerstown, Md.   Nov. 20 Slaughter cows 75 head $1-2 lower Premium whites Avg. dressing Breakers H dressing $77-79 Breakers Avg dressing $72-77 Breakers L dressing $68-71 Boners Avg. dressing $70-76 Boners L dressing $66-70 Lean Avg. dressing $62-68 Thin & light $60 down Bulls 4 head YG#2 $82-86 Fed steers […]

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  Four States Livestock Auction Hagerstown, Md.   Nov. 11 Slaughter Cows $1 higher Breakers H Dressing $82-85 Breakers Avg. Dressing $76-80 Boners Avg. Dressing $74-79 Boners L Dressing $70-74 Lean Avg.. Dressing $65-70 Thin & Light $64-down Fed Steers Grass Fed 1468 lbs. at $109 Calves $15-20 higher Holstein Bulls returned to farm #1 […]

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GERMANTOWN, Md. (AP) – A bucolic family day at the pumpkin festival, an autumn ritual for thousands in the Washington region, went sour the moment Chonte Fields reached into her pocket for her phone and felt that it was gone. The enormity of the challenge slowly dawned on Fields: She was looking for an iPhone […]

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Four States Livestock Auction Hagerstown, Md. Nov. 4 Slaughter Cows $2-3 higher Breakers H Dressing $84-88.50 Breakers Avg. Dressing $75-80 Boners H Dressing To $82 Boners Avg. Dressing $73-78 Boners L Dressing $69-73 Lean Avg. Dressing $67-72 Thin and Light $65 down Calves Steady to $5 higher Holstein Bulls Returned to Farm #1 98-115 lbs. […]

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FLOYD, Va. (AP) – Reuben Slusher may have gone to bed with sore shoulders after spending part of his afternoon filling buckets with rocks he scooped from freshly tilled ground on a Floyd County farm. In time, the ninth-grader also will have the satisfaction of helping to produce the vegetables that he and his classmates […]

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Four States Livestock Auction Hagerstown, Md. Oct. 28 Slaughter Cows Premium Whites Avg. Dressing $75-78 Breakers Avg. Dressing $73-77 Breakers L Dressing $68-72 Boners Avg. Dressing $69-73 Boners L Dressing $66-70 Lean Avg. Dressing $60-65 Thin and Light $60-down Fed Steers Charolis Return to Feed 1180 lbs. at $114 Fed Heifers Ch 2 -3 1100-1300 […]

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Four States Livestock Auction Hagerstown, Md. Oct. 21 Slaughter Cows Breakers Avg. Dressing $75-76 Boners Avg. Dressing $68-74 Lean Avg. Dressing $62-68 Fed Heifers L Ch Holsteins 1300 lbs. at $88 Lean Holsteins 1230 lbs. at $79 Calves steady prices Holstein Bulls returned to farm #2 95-110 lbs. $122-135; 88-94 lbs. $90-112; 80-86 lbs. $60-75 […]

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