Wednesday, February 28, 2024

A Question and Answer 

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice  “Bone cancer in children, what’s that about? How dare you, how dare you create...

OPINION: Apex Predator

Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice Recently, at our County Cattlemen’s meeting, we heard from California Department of Fish and Wildlife...
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The Power of a Promise

Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice All scripture may flow from the simple phrase "But God." However, it is held together...

Purposeful Life

Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice “For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own...

OPINION: Balancing Industry Strength and Individual Producer Vitality

By Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice It is important that we recognize that the strength of an industry is vital...

Ephesians 2: 4-7, But God

Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice “But God, being rich in mercy, because of the great love with which he loved...

OPINION: Crony Capitalism and USDA Animal Disease Traceability Proposals

Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice Apparently, the United States Department of Agriculture has never heard the cliché about not beating...

Ephesians 2, Dead in Our Sins

Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice And you were dead in the trespasses and sins in which you once walked, following...
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Evil and Love

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice At some point in every believer’s life, they will face the question, “Why does...
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Guide to Bidding at a Live Auction 

By Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice Live auctions with a good auctioneer are exciting and usually the best way to...
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Shameless Faith

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice And he said to them, “Go into all the world and proclaim the gospel...
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The Cattleman’s Corner: (OPINION) Newsom and California Legislature: Dumb as a Post or Pro...

By Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice Austin Snedden Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice There are certain things that have such a strong...
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Who Then Shall We Seek

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice For many reasons, placing a person on a pedestal only leads to disappointment. A...
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OPINION: Still Waiting for Country of Origin Labels on Beef

By Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice It seems absurd that we are still talking about this, but lobbying power has...
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Who Leads Us?

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice 1 Corinthians 1:10–17 (ESV) “10I appeal to you, brothers, by the name of our Lord...
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The Cattleman’s Corner: (OPINION) Capi-Toll-Ism

By Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice I have been thinking about what we call our free society and trying to...
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Even When Church Is Canceled, Church Isn’t Canceled

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice On Sunday, February 9th, 2014, several dozen students at Corban University gathered in a...
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The Cattleman’s Corner: OPINION: Misdiagnosis

By Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice Misdiagnosis is something we generally think of when referring to the medical field, but...
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The Pendulum of Intellectualism

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice “How long, O simple ones, will you love being simple? How long will scoffers...
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The Cattleman’s Corner: The Carrot on a Stick

By Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice Austin Snedden Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice We have all heard the saying, and probably many...
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Church, What Is It Good For?

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice This month many churches across the valley will see a huge bump in attendance...
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What Do You Believe?

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice What do you believe? If someone were to ask you what you believe, what...
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The Cattleman’s Corner: Terminal Force

By Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice The cattle industry in general has a magnetic force towards terminal traits. It is...
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Trusting in Silence

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice It seems as inevitable as the sun rising over the horizon and setting once...
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The Cattleman’s Corner: Breeding for the Exceptional, or Breeding for Consistency

By Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice In every Breeding 101 or genetics class in almost every animal agriculture college, academia...
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Power of Testimony

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice To give a testimony is to provide a witness or evidence.¹ We often see...