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Get Over The Hump
Mon Jul 6, 2015 10:42 AM CDT

Spend some time at the local sale barn and you'll figure out pretty quickly that a little ear is seen as a good reason to knock down the price for a feeder steer. This seems to hold true even in a market where buyers are all but fighting over calves.

If that doesn't convince you there's prejudice in cattle circles when it comes to Brahman blood, take a look at the specs for many branded beef programs. Brahman crosses are explicitly not welcome.

Do Brahman cattle really deserve the discounts? Or, has the ...

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