Strategic Planning For The Ranch http://beefmagazine.com/blog/12736/feed Burke Teichert provides readers with his practical take on efficient and cost-effective livestock production and ranch management. en Burke Teichert: Are you a low-input, high-management rancher? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/burke-teichert-are-you-low-input-high-management-rancher <div class="node-body blog-body">The right cattle with low input costs will always be more profitable. How are you combining high management with low inputs to match your cow herd with your environment?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/strategic-planning-ranch">Strategic Planning For The Ranch</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/burke-teichert-are-you-low-input-high-management-rancher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/burke-teichert-are-you-low-input-high-management-rancher#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Pasture Range Strategic Planning For The Ranch Mon, 10 Aug 2015 19:42:00 +0000 92101 at http://beefmagazine.com Burke Teichert: Five foundational ideas for a successful ranch http://beefmagazine.com/blog/burke-teichert-five-foundational-ideas-successful-ranch <div class="node-body blog-body">In this month’s column, Burke Teichert goes back to the basics and discusses the foundational aspects that drive his thoughts and actions. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/strategic-planning-ranch">Strategic Planning For The Ranch</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/burke-teichert-five-foundational-ideas-successful-ranch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/burke-teichert-five-foundational-ideas-successful-ranch#comments Business Pasture Range Strategic Planning For The Ranch Thu, 09 Jul 2015 15:16:00 +0000 91081 at http://beefmagazine.com Can ranching be sustainable without profits? Burke Teichert says no http://beefmagazine.com/blog/can-ranching-be-sustainable-without-profits-burke-teichert-says-no <div class="node-body blog-body">In some people’s minds, profit is a dirty word. And sustainability is nirvana. But ranches can’t be sustainable without being profitable. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/strategic-planning-ranch">Strategic Planning For The Ranch</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/can-ranching-be-sustainable-without-profits-burke-teichert-says-no" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/can-ranching-be-sustainable-without-profits-burke-teichert-says-no#comments Business Pasture Range Tips For Profit Strategic Planning For The Ranch Mon, 01 Jun 2015 15:56:00 +0000 89821 at http://beefmagazine.com Ranch managers: Are you a seeker of truth? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ranch-managers-are-you-seeker-truth <div class="node-body blog-body">Successful ranch managers, however, have learned that real progress comes when they open their minds and become seekers of truth.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/strategic-planning-ranch">Strategic Planning For The Ranch</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ranch-managers-are-you-seeker-truth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ranch-managers-are-you-seeker-truth#comments Ranch Management Beef Quality Sustainability Tips For Profit Strategic Planning For The Ranch Thu, 07 May 2015 15:24:00 +0000 89031 at http://beefmagazine.com 6 steps to low-input cow herd feeding http://beefmagazine.com/blog/6-steps-low-input-cow-herd-feeding <div class="node-body blog-body">Burke Teichert prefers a “low input” feeding approach, in which producers are willing to take the rough edges off the natural environment. Here are his six steps to low-input production.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/strategic-planning-ranch">Strategic Planning For The Ranch</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/6-steps-low-input-cow-herd-feeding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/6-steps-low-input-cow-herd-feeding#comments Business Nutrition Tips For Profit Strategic Planning For The Ranch Mon, 06 Apr 2015 16:10:00 +0000 88241 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 ranching lessons I learned from my employee and mentor http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-ranching-lessons-i-learned-my-employee-and-mentor <div class="node-body blog-body">Those who help us learn life’s important lessons don’t necessarily rank above us in age, title or responsibility.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/strategic-planning-ranch">Strategic Planning For The Ranch</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-ranching-lessons-i-learned-my-employee-and-mentor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-ranching-lessons-i-learned-my-employee-and-mentor#comments Ranch Management Beef Quality Tips For Profit Strategic Planning For The Ranch Wed, 04 Mar 2015 21:06:00 +0000 87131 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 keys to a profitable beef cow herd http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-keys-profitable-beef-cow-herd <div class="node-body blog-body">Once a rancher recognizes the inter-connectedness of four areas of management – production, economics and finance, marketing and people – it becomes apparent that maximums are never the best or the most profitable level of production.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/strategic-planning-ranch">Strategic Planning For The Ranch</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-keys-profitable-beef-cow-herd" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-keys-profitable-beef-cow-herd#comments Ranch Management Pasture Range Nutrition Tips For Profit Strategic Planning For The Ranch Thu, 19 Feb 2015 12:18:00 +0000 86551 at http://beefmagazine.com 9 ranch management concepts to improve your ranch http://beefmagazine.com/blog/9-ranch-management-concepts-improve-your-ranch <div class="node-body blog-body">Perfection is never achieved, but excellence can be. Here are nine tips for strategic ranch management from Burke Teichert, former vice president and general manager of AgReserves.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/strategic-planning-ranch">Strategic Planning For The Ranch</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/9-ranch-management-concepts-improve-your-ranch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/9-ranch-management-concepts-improve-your-ranch#comments Ranch Management Business Strategic Planning For The Ranch Thu, 08 Jan 2015 14:47:00 +0000 85091 at http://beefmagazine.com 8 tips for being a better ranch manager in 2015 http://beefmagazine.com/blog/8-tips-being-better-ranch-manager-2015 <div class="node-body blog-body">To start 2015, Burke Teichert reflects on some of his writings and presents eight thoughts he thinks can help us become better cattle ranch managers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/strategic-planning-ranch">Strategic Planning For The Ranch</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/8-tips-being-better-ranch-manager-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/8-tips-being-better-ranch-manager-2015#comments Business Strategic Planning For The Ranch Tue, 23 Dec 2014 15:04:00 +0000 84591 at http://beefmagazine.com Is Ranching An Art Or A Science? Or Both? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ranching-art-or-science-or-both <div class="node-body blog-body">When I am engaged in managerial thought and decision-making, I often wonder if beef production is art or science? And is it good science or bad science or, perhaps good science poorly applied? Or, is it good art or bad art, or an attempt at good art that is poorly done?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/strategic-planning-ranch">Strategic Planning For The Ranch</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ranching-art-or-science-or-both" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ranching-art-or-science-or-both#comments Ranch Management Business Tips For Profit Strategic Planning For The Ranch Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:44:00 +0000 82321 at http://beefmagazine.com