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October 17, 2017
Nebraska News
Nebraska News
Livestock producers look for corn alternatives
(2008-08-12)
Ken Glaubius of Beemer feeds ground corn stalks to cattle to add roughage to their diet. Photo by LaRayne Topp
(NET Radio) - The high price of corn is good news for farmers, but it's hard on livestock producers who use it for feed. The price of corn has tripled in the past three years, and that has cattle producers are searching for alternatives in order to stay in business. Even though prices have come down some lately, producers in northeast Nebraska are still looking for alternatives. LaRayne Topp reports.

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