Rob, I believe you are a new VBPA member and should be receiving Vt Beef
News. If not contact me and my wife,Cathy will see that you do. If you
wish to advertise, contact Cathy as well since she is on the editorial
board. To run a classified wanted ad you will pay $5 for a 25 word ad.
----- Original Message -----
From: Roderick Hewitt <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Monday, October 09, 2000 2:56 PM
Subject: Re: Fwd: UVMBEEF: error report from SOVER.NET
> How do I get Vt. Beef news? Or is it the VBPA newsletter.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: John Winder <[log in to unmask]>
> To: <[log in to unmask]>
> Sent: Monday, October 09, 2000 12:04 PM
> Subject: Fwd: UVMBEEF: error report from SOVER.NET
> > >From: "Bill or Cathy Emmons" <[log in to unmask]>
> > >To: "UVM Beef Discussion Group" <[log in to unmask]>
> > >References: <[log in to unmask]>
> > >Subject: Re: Fwd: Buying and selling
> > >Date: Mon, 9 Oct 2000 08:16:31 -0400
> > >
> > >Rod
> > >
> > > My first thought about purchasing naturally grown beef animals
> > >for feeders/stockers in the spring is to use the VBPA spring sale. The
> > >advantage is uniform lots of preconditioned and graded cattle . There
> > >is an affidavit to be signed by producers who have not used implants or
> > >antibiotics so buyers know which animals can fit the "natural" market.
> > >Advertising for cattle in Vt. Agriview, Country Folks and now in Vt. =
> > >Beef News is another route. Knowing who raises "reputation cattle" and
> > >buying direct from the farm is a good option .
> > >