BEEF Daily http://beefmagazine.com/blog/2173/feed BEEF Daily Blog is produced by rancher Amanda Radke, one of the U.S. beef industry’s top social media “agvocates.” en New study shows how beef is a health food for women http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-study-shows-how-beef-health-food-women <div class="node-body blog-body">A new study proves that beef’s rich amino acid profile can reduce arterial stiffness, improve central blood pressure and treat and prevent heart disease in women. Check out this post and share on social media to help spread the word.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-study-shows-how-beef-health-food-women" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-study-shows-how-beef-health-food-women#comments Beef Quality People Retail Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 03 Sep 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92781 at http://beefmagazine.com Chipotle facing lawsuit for GMO-free claims http://beefmagazine.com/blog/chipotle-facing-lawsuit-gmo-free-claims <div class="node-body blog-body">Chipotle is in hot water again — this time for claiming the chain is GMO-free, despite serving several items that would come from GMOs. The popular burrito chain is being sued for its claims, and Chipotle says it will contest the lawsuit. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/chipotle-facing-lawsuit-gmo-free-claims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/chipotle-facing-lawsuit-gmo-free-claims#comments Beef Quality People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 02 Sep 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92761 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 tips for being a better pasture manager http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-tips-being-better-pasture-manager <div class="node-body blog-body">“Grass is like the potatoes in a meal, that’s the energy for the livestock. Where the steak or protein comes from is the forbs,” say Tim Steffens, Texas AgriLife Extension range specialist. Find out how a variety of vegetation in your pastures can help extend the grazing season and how to get the most out of your available grasses, forbs and seeds. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-tips-being-better-pasture-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-tips-being-better-pasture-manager#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Grazing Systems Cow-Calf Pasture Health Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 01 Sep 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92751 at http://beefmagazine.com Why gender roles are becoming obsolete in agriculture http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-gender-roles-are-becoming-obsolete-agriculture <div class="node-body blog-body">For women in agriculture, breaking down gender stereotypes and keeping up with the men has been a century’s-old struggle. Today’s modern agricultural woman is making her mark and makes up one-third of the nation’s farmers and ranchers. A new documentary captures some of the struggles of women in ag, and a blog post explains how dads view their little farm girls. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-gender-roles-are-becoming-obsolete-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-gender-roles-are-becoming-obsolete-agriculture#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 31 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92701 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 important tips for navigating the rocky waters of WOTUS rule http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-important-tips-navigating-rocky-waters-wotus-rule <div class="node-body blog-body">The Environmental Protection Agency’s Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule is set to go into effect on Friday. Are ranchers prepared to be in compliance with this broad and vague rule? Will the courts overturn the rule? Here are four things you need to know about WOTUS and how to stay out of trouble when EPA comes knocking at your door. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-important-tips-navigating-rocky-waters-wotus-rule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-important-tips-navigating-rocky-waters-wotus-rule#comments Regulation Environment Pasture Health Sustainability BEEF Daily Thu, 27 Aug 2015 10:01:00 +0000 92561 at http://beefmagazine.com New book captures 100 years of combines http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-book-captures-100-years-combines <div class="node-body blog-body">If you have a love for tractors, you’ll love “Red Combines 1915-2015,” a 6-pound book capturing the evolution of combines over the last century. Today’s blog reviews the book, plus looks back on eight previous blog posts with book recommendations from BEEF editors. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-book-captures-100-years-combines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-book-captures-100-years-combines#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 26 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92541 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 ways the beef industry could better market beef jerky http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-beef-industry-could-better-market-beef-jerky <div class="node-body blog-body">In the last five years, consumers have regained their interest in purchasing beef jerky and other meat snacks. Here are three reasons behind the renewed interest and strategies for how the beef industry can better capitalize on this market trend. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-beef-industry-could-better-market-beef-jerky" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-beef-industry-could-better-market-beef-jerky#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Demand People Retail Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 25 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92531 at http://beefmagazine.com How HSUS is attempting to ban bacon & eggs in Massachusetts http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-hsus-attempting-ban-bacon-eggs-massachusetts <div class="node-body blog-body">The Humane Society of the United States has introduced a ballot measure in Massachusetts to ban the sales of pork and eggs produced from modern facilities. This doesn’t bode well for both farmers and consumers. Here’s what you need to know. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-hsus-attempting-ban-bacon-eggs-massachusetts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-hsus-attempting-ban-bacon-eggs-massachusetts#comments Regulation Animal Welfare Retail Animal Activists BEEF Daily Mon, 24 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92491 at http://beefmagazine.com HSUS vet to serve on USDA’s Advisory Committee on Animal Health http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hsus-vet-serve-usda-s-advisory-committee-animal-health <div class="node-body blog-body">USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack has revealed the names of 19 industry professionals who will serve on his Advisory Committee on Animal Health. Among the names includes veterinarians, academics and livestock producers, as well as an HSUS employee who has openly criticized modern-day livestock production. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hsus-vet-serve-usda-s-advisory-committee-animal-health" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hsus-vet-serve-usda-s-advisory-committee-animal-health#comments Regulation Cattle Industry Structure Cow-Calf Vaccination Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 20 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92331 at http://beefmagazine.com 6 methods of pest control in beef herds http://beefmagazine.com/blog/6-methods-pest-control-beef-herds <div class="node-body blog-body">Flies, insects and other pests are the arch nemesis of cattle ranchers. Here are six methods for controlling pests this summer based on the differences between different flies and other pests.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/6-methods-pest-control-beef-herds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/6-methods-pest-control-beef-herds#comments Cattle Supplements Cow-Calf Feedlots Parasites Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 19 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92311 at http://beefmagazine.com