A PETA activist criticizes the National FFA Organization and recruits donations and new vegan members to join her cause. It’s time for the industry to fight back and set the record straight on animal care in agriculture....More
The 2016 Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show is kicking off this week in San Diego, Calif. Follow along with all the fun happening at the show with our photo gallery which will be updated daily. We also will be live tweeting from this week's events -- follow along using the hashtag #beefmeet.
A good quality control program should include proper animal ID, good treatment records, established written protocols, trained employees, the following of label instructions and avoiding extra-label drug use....More
Red tape and regulations are in abundance these days and often threaten the livelihood of ranching operations. Here are 6 tips from a lobbyist and a lawyer on how to navigate the stressful world of grazing permits on public land from....More
Finding your next set of herd bulls just got easier. Visit BEEF’s Seedstock 100 list to find the top 100 seedstock producers in the country.
Do you think herd expansion is still underway?
USDA recently released its Jan. 1, 2016 Cattle Inventory Report that indicates aggressive herd expansion is continuing. However, there was indication that some producers pulled back a little last fall as the market plunged and calf and feeder cattle values dropped. Do you think herd expansion is still underway?