Category: ILC 2013

Addressing the Challenges Behind Beef Production for Segmented Markets – Dr. Lowell Catlett

Beef producers in North America, like everyone else in this day and age, have to deal with a lot of issues. Some of those are ground level and some of those are big picture, thirty-thousand foot level issues. As the world gets both bigger in population and smaller (more globally interconnected through advances in technology… Read more »

Hodgson: 2% Growth, International Cattle Markets & the U.S. Private Sector Recovery

It’s always a treat to find an economist whose insights and discussions don’t bore you to tears or leave you feeling a wee bit deflated (sorry, economists!). That’s why RealAgriculture.com is always glad to cross paths with Glen Hodgson, senior vice president & chief economist with the Conference Board of Canada, as he’s not just… Read more »

ILC 2013 – Meet The Youngest Executive Producer in the Ag Media Business

A couple weeks ago at the International Livestock Congress I took the opportunity to have my 9 year old daughter join me for the day.  I expected her to sit in the corner of the room and play on her ipod all day but instead she naturally asked for a media pass and volunteered for… Read more »