Joe Roybal

Joe
Roybal
Articles
6 first-hand reviews of beef cow confinement 5
A panel of beef industry experts provides practical, firsthand insight on intensified cow-calf production.
Merck Offers Zilmax Progress Report; Announces New Label Approval 2
Merck Animal Health provides a progress report on Zilmax safety studies, and announces a new FDA-approved label for “component feeding” of the beta agonist.
Anne Burkholder Trailblazer award winner
Meet Anne Burkholder, 2014 BEEF Trailblazer Award Winner 1
Anne Burkholder is a Florida city kid who now owns and operates a Nebraska feedyard and is one of the beef industry's leading advocates to consumers.
Nebraska cattle feeder Anne Burkholder is BEEF magazine’s 2014 Trailblazer honor
Anne Burkholder, The Feedyard Foodie, Is BEEF Magazine’s 2014 Trailblazer 3
Anne Burkholder is BEEF magazine’s 21st Trailblazer Award honoree. The annual award is bestowed by BEEF editors to a producer for his or her volunteer industry efforts. The award is sponsored by John Deere.
Dan Hale Provides Insight Into Entering The Efficiency & Profit Contest
Oct. 20 is the deadline for entries in the 2014 BEEF Efficiency & Profit Contest. With a total of $7,000 in three categories up for grabs to winners, Dan Hale, Texas A&M University professor and Extension meat specialist, provides some additional insights into the unique contest designed to help readers better understand the relationship between cattle efficiency and profitability.
David McCellan
Consulting Nutritionist David McClellan Looks Ahead At Cattle Feeding Challenges
David McClellan took time to discuss with BEEF magazine the developments he’s seen in the industry over that quarter century and what he sees as today’s challenges.
3 Factors That Impact Cowherd Profitability
John Mahoney, DVM, director of veterinary services for Purina Animal Nutrition, says three main factors impact profitability of brood cow operations – reproduction rate of the herd, health of the calves birth through weaning, and the use of land and resources
Kenneth Eng On 2014 Cow-Calf Efficiency Symposium
Kenneth Eng, benefactor of the Dr. Kenneth Eng and Caroline McDonald Eng Foundation, talks about the need and applications of more intensive management in the cow-calf sector.
Five 4C Summit Video Interviews
The annual 4C Summit brings together hundreds of beef and dairy producers and their spouses to hear how successful entrepreneurs in other industries address and solve problems. The sponsors, Elanco and MICRO, say the purpose is to provide a unique leadership-building experience to their top customers
4C Summit Attendees Seek Their "Why" In Ojai (CA)
The 4C Summit, which is hosted by Elanco and MICRO each year for their top beef and dairy producer clients, was recently held in Ojai, CA.
nebraska tornado
Tornadoes Hit Nebraska Cattle Country
Dinklage Cattle Co. was among cattle operations suffering major cattle and property losses as a result of tornados that hit northeast Nebraska on Monday, one of which devastated the small farming community of Pilger, NE.
Submit Your Comments On EPA’s Water Grab 11
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers want to expand their federal authority over “Waters of the U.S.”
Fresh Beef From Brazil Is A Very Scary Prospect For Many 1
The intention of USDA to open the U.S. market to imports of fresh beef from Brazil, a country that has foot-and-mouth disease (FMD), but controls it through vaccination, has many in the U.S. concerned and upset
looking ahead at the beef industry's future
What Are The Obstacles Ahead For The U.S. Beef Industry? 1
What are the factors to watch in the industry’s coming decade? Two industry experts look ahead.

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