BEEF Daily http://beefmagazine.com/blog/2173/feed en 3 tips for reducing mud during the spring thaw http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-tips-reducing-mud-during-spring-thaw <div class="node-body blog-body">Spring weather is a welcome reprieve from the cold winter months, but the warmer temperatures also bring mud. Here are three tips for reducing mud during the spring thaw. </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-reducing-mud-during-spring-thaw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-tips-reducing-mud-during-spring-thaw#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 29 Jan 2015 05:00:00 +0000 85721 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 ways mineral supplementation is key to optimal performance in beef cattle http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-mineral-supplementation-key-optimal-performance-beef-cattle <div class="node-body blog-body">Although mineral supplements are just a small part of the total diet of a beef animal, they are an important detail to get right when it comes to maximizing cattle performance. </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-mineral-supplementation-key-optimal-performance-beef-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-mineral-supplementation-key-optimal-performance-beef-cattle#comments Cow-Calf BEEF Daily Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 85671 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 beefy Super Bowl appetizer ideas; plus, readers predict the winner of the big game http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-beefy-super-bowl-appetizer-ideas-plus-readers-predict-winner-big-game <div class="node-body blog-body">Super Bowl XLIX will air in less than a week. Here are five beef appetizer recipe ideas to add to your party menu. Plus, this week’s online poll ask for your winner prediction. </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/5-beefy-super-bowl-appetizer-ideas-plus-readers-predict-winner-big-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-beefy-super-bowl-appetizer-ideas-plus-readers-predict-winner-big-game#comments People Beef Recipes BEEF Daily Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 85621 at http://beefmagazine.com 10 favorite tractors ranked in farmer survey http://beefmagazine.com/blog/10-favorite-tractors-ranked-farmer-survey <div class="node-body blog-body">In the December/January issue of Farm & Ranch Living magazine, writer Gary Alan Nelson compiled a top 10 list of all-time favorite tractors. The list is based on a farmer survey given to readers that included Farmall, Ford, John Deere, and Allis Chalmers models.</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/10-favorite-tractors-ranked-farmer-survey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/10-favorite-tractors-ranked-farmer-survey#comments People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:12:00 +0000 85571 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 tips for appreciating the little, but truly important, things in life http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-appreciating-little-truly-important-things-life <div class="node-body blog-body">In our busy, often stressful lives, it’s important to remember to embrace each moment. Here are four considerations from motivational speaker Steve Gilliland on how to live in the now and appreciate the little things in life.</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-tips-appreciating-little-truly-important-things-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-appreciating-little-truly-important-things-life#comments People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 22 Jan 2015 09:16:00 +0000 85441 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 benefits of the seedstock business; plus: top 100 seedstock producers listed http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-benefits-seedstock-business-plus-top-100-seedstock-producers-listed <div class="node-body blog-body">There are many reasons to love raising purebred cattle; here are four. Plus, check out the who’s who in the seedstock business, with a listing of the top 100 breeders in the U.S. </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-benefits-seedstock-business-plus-top-100-seedstock-producers-listed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-benefits-seedstock-business-plus-top-100-seedstock-producers-listed#comments Seedstock Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 21 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 85401 at http://beefmagazine.com What are land prices in your area? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-are-land-prices-your-area <div class="node-body blog-body">Land values will remain strong in 2015, but beware of the potential rise of interest rates in 2015.</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/what-are-land-prices-your-area" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-are-land-prices-your-area#comments Cow-Calf BEEF Daily Tue, 20 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 85371 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 favorite photo galleries of 2014 http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-favorite-photo-galleries-2014 <div class="node-body blog-body">Here are the top five photo galleries from 2014 in terms of views. From cowboys, to cowgirls, to kids and calves, to ranching through the seasons, these galleries capture the heart and soul of American agriculture.</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/5-favorite-photo-galleries-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-favorite-photo-galleries-2014#comments People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 19 Jan 2015 10:36:00 +0000 85361 at http://beefmagazine.com Help wanted: 8 reasons to pursue a career in agriculture http://beefmagazine.com/blog/help-wanted-8-reasons-pursue-career-agriculture <div class="node-body blog-body">Agriculture is a fast-growing industry, with 56,000+ new jobs available in 2013. However, there is a shortage of young people ready and willing to take on the job of feeding the world. Here are eight reasons why agriculture is the best field to be in right now.</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/help-wanted-8-reasons-pursue-career-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/help-wanted-8-reasons-pursue-career-agriculture#comments People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 15 Jan 2015 11:06:00 +0000 85231 at http://beefmagazine.com Do consumers equate cattle to pets? Plus: 4 photo galleries worth sharing http://beefmagazine.com/blog/do-consumers-equate-cattle-pets-plus-4-photo-galleries-worth-sharing <div class="node-body blog-body">A new BuzzFeed article showcasing “cute” cattle seems to have resulted in some readers vowing to never eat beef again. How should the industry respond? Plus, here are four photo galleries worth sharing that depict a more realistic picture of animal agriculture. </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/do-consumers-equate-cattle-pets-plus-4-photo-galleries-worth-sharing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/do-consumers-equate-cattle-pets-plus-4-photo-galleries-worth-sharing#comments Cow-Calf Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 14 Jan 2015 11:06:00 +0000 85211 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 emerging beef cuts gaining popularity http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-emerging-beef-cuts-gaining-popularity <div class="node-body blog-body">These three beef cuts are gaining popularity on restaurant menus across the country. </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-emerging-beef-cuts-gaining-popularity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-emerging-beef-cuts-gaining-popularity#comments Retail Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 13 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 85201 at http://beefmagazine.com Author promotes vegan ideology in new book http://beefmagazine.com/blog/author-promotes-vegan-ideology-new-book <div class="node-body blog-body">A book entitled, “The Modern Savage: Our Unthinking Decision To Eat Animals,” encourages consumers to ditch meat. Here’s what ranchers need to know, plus five resources to share on social media.</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/author-promotes-vegan-ideology-new-book" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/author-promotes-vegan-ideology-new-book#comments People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 12 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 85161 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 tips for managing cold stress in cattle this winter http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-managing-cold-stress-cattle-winter <div class="node-body blog-body">As the temperatures drop, managing for cold stress in pregnant cows is critical. Here are four tips for managing cold stress in the herd this winter. </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-tips-managing-cold-stress-cattle-winter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-managing-cold-stress-cattle-winter#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 85021 at http://beefmagazine.com The good, the bad, the ugly: ranch life celebrated, Mercy for Animals says ranchers sexually abuse cattle, Toyota features bulls http://beefmagazine.com/blog/good-bad-ugly-ranch-life-celebrated-mercy-animals-says-ranchers-sexually-abuse-cattle-toyota-fe <div class="node-body blog-body">This week’s headlines all feature videos that put livestock production front and center. Here is a roundup of the good, the bad, and the ugly videos circulating this week. </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/good-bad-ugly-ranch-life-celebrated-mercy-animals-says-ranchers-sexually-abuse-cattle-toyota-fe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/good-bad-ugly-ranch-life-celebrated-mercy-animals-says-ranchers-sexually-abuse-cattle-toyota-fe#comments People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 07 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 84931 at http://beefmagazine.com New dietary recommendations presenting two-fold challenge for beef industry http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-dietary-recommendations-presenting-two-fold-challenge-beef-industry <div class="node-body blog-body">A draft of recommendations for the 2014 Dietary Guidelines for Americans has been circulating, and it’s left me wondering, “Where’s the beef?” Ranchers need to respond by sharing factual information about beef as a part of a healthy, environmentally friendly diet. </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-dietary-recommendations-presenting-two-fold-challenge-beef-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-dietary-recommendations-presenting-two-fold-challenge-beef-industry#comments People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 06 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 84911 at http://beefmagazine.com