BEEF Daily http://beefmagazine.com/blog/2173/feed en Activists attempt to save Fort Worth Stock Show Steer from packing plant http://beefmagazine.com/blog/activists-attempt-save-fort-worth-stock-show-steer-packing-plant <div class="node-body blog-body">The Internet trolls are out in full force, this time criticizing a teenager’s character for selling her market steer for beef at the Fort Worth Stock Show.</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/activists-attempt-save-fort-worth-stock-show-steer-packing-plant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/activists-attempt-save-fort-worth-stock-show-steer-packing-plant#comments Cow-Calf Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality People Animal Activists BEEF Daily Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97961 at http://beefmagazine.com BEEF readers split on herd rebuilding http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-readers-split-herd-rebuilding <div class="node-body blog-body">January’s USDA NASS Cattle report indicates that beef producers are expanding the herd; however, BEEF readers are split on the topic. Are you increasing your herd numbers in 2016? </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/beef-readers-split-herd-rebuilding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-readers-split-herd-rebuilding#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 10 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97911 at http://beefmagazine.com Should animal abuse be a Class A felony? And who defines “abuse?” http://beefmagazine.com/blog/should-animal-abuse-be-class-felony-and-who-defines-abuse <div class="node-body blog-body">The FBI now considers animal abuse a Class A felony. What does that mean for the livestock business? </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/should-animal-abuse-be-class-felony-and-who-defines-abuse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/should-animal-abuse-be-class-felony-and-who-defines-abuse#comments Regulation Ranch Management People Government Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97901 at http://beefmagazine.com New study shows vegans are unhappy & sick more often http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-study-shows-vegans-are-unhappy-sick-more-often <div class="node-body blog-body">A new study shows that vegetarians are more often ill and have a lower quality of living than meat eaters. </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-vegans-are-unhappy-sick-more-often" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-study-shows-vegans-are-unhappy-sick-more-often#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality People Business Animal Activists BEEF Daily Mon, 08 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97821 at http://beefmagazine.com Prime Time Gala donates $289,000 in beef to South Dakota food banks http://beefmagazine.com/blog/prime-time-gala-donates-289000-beef-south-dakota-food-banks <div class="node-body blog-body">In just two years, the South Dakota Prime Time Gala has raised $289,000 to purchase beef for the state’s food banks. Here’s what you need to know about the upcoming event. </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/prime-time-gala-donates-289000-beef-south-dakota-food-banks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/prime-time-gala-donates-289000-beef-south-dakota-food-banks#comments Beef Quality Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality People Retail Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 04 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97721 at http://beefmagazine.com This BEEF blogger has a baby on board! http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-blogger-has-baby-board <div class="node-body blog-body">Twenty weeks down and 20 to go, this BEEF blogger is expecting to add to her brood. What advice do you have for adding more kids to the ranch?</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/beef-blogger-has-baby-board" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-blogger-has-baby-board#comments Cow-Calf People Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 03 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97701 at http://beefmagazine.com Wendy’s addresses antibiotic use in beef production http://beefmagazine.com/blog/wendy-s-addresses-antibiotic-use-beef-production <div class="node-body blog-body">“The best beef comes from healthy, well-cared for animals. A sick animal needs to be treated, and you won’t hear differently from us,” said Liliana Esposito, Wendy’s chief communications officer.</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/wendy-s-addresses-antibiotic-use-beef-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/wendy-s-addresses-antibiotic-use-beef-production#comments Animal Welfare Ranch Management Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 02 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97611 at http://beefmagazine.com PETA activist blasts FFA members; it’s time to set the record straight http://beefmagazine.com/blog/peta-activist-blasts-ffa-members-it-s-time-set-record-straight <div class="node-body blog-body">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.</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/peta-activist-blasts-ffa-members-it-s-time-set-record-straight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/peta-activist-blasts-ffa-members-it-s-time-set-record-straight#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality People Business Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 01 Feb 2016 09:28:00 +0000 97581 at http://beefmagazine.com 10 ways agriculture is using technology, GMOs to safely feed a growing planet http://beefmagazine.com/blog/10-ways-agriculture-using-technology-gmos-safely-feed-growing-planet <div class="node-body blog-body">How do we feed a growing world population without depleting available natural resources? Monsanto’s Robert Fraley explains how technology will be key to feeding the planet.</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-ways-agriculture-using-technology-gmos-safely-feed-growing-planet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/10-ways-agriculture-using-technology-gmos-safely-feed-growing-planet#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Business Government BEEF Daily Wed, 27 Jan 2016 18:07:00 +0000 97491 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>&quot;It&rsquo;s not about us; it&rsquo;s about our kids and grandkids when it comes to food security around the world,&quot; says Robert Fraley, Monsanto executive vice president and chief technology officer, during the opening session of the 23rd Annual Cattlemen&#39;s College.</p> Treat your replacement heifers like potential employees http://beefmagazine.com/blog/treat-your-replacement-heifers-potential-employees <div class="node-body blog-body">“Treat replacement heifers as a valued employee in your ranching business, and she will be a more profitable member of your ranch team in the future,” says Robert Wells, livestock consultant for The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation. </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/treat-your-replacement-heifers-potential-employees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/treat-your-replacement-heifers-potential-employees#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Vaccination Business Health Nutrition BEEF Daily Wed, 27 Jan 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97441 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 things to expect from BEEF during the 2016 Cattle Industry Convention http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-things-expect-beef-during-2016-cattle-industry-convention <div class="node-body blog-body">The 2016 Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show kicks off today in San Diego, Calif. Follow BEEF’s live coverage of the event all week long. </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-things-expect-beef-during-2016-cattle-industry-convention" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-things-expect-beef-during-2016-cattle-industry-convention#comments Ranch Management People Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 26 Jan 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97431 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 beef videos to kick off the week http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-beef-videos-kick-week <div class="node-body blog-body">Kick off your Monday morning with these three positive beef videos.</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-beef-videos-kick-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-beef-videos-kick-week#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality People Retail Business Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 25 Jan 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97421 at http://beefmagazine.com 6 reasons to trust your supermarket’s meat case http://beefmagazine.com/blog/6-reasons-trust-your-supermarket-s-meat-case <div class="node-body blog-body">A writer lists 19 reasons why consumers should stop buying supermarket meat; this editor responds. </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-reasons-trust-your-supermarket-s-meat-case" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/6-reasons-trust-your-supermarket-s-meat-case#comments Beef Quality Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 21 Jan 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97331 at http://beefmagazine.com <p><a data-close-and-redirect="true" data-search-link="Photographer" href="http://www.thinkstockphotos.com/search/2/image?artist=Cathy+Yeulet&amp;family=creative" id="photographer">Cathy Yeulet / ThinkStock</a></p> Steve Harvey shares 3 reasons he respects farmers http://beefmagazine.com/blog/steve-harvey-shares-3-reasons-he-respects-farmers <div class="node-body blog-body">Celebrity Steve Harvey shares memories of growing up on the farm and lessons he learned about where his food comes from.</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/steve-harvey-shares-3-reasons-he-respects-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/steve-harvey-shares-3-reasons-he-respects-farmers#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 20 Jan 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97311 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 ways the beef industry should capitalize on consumer eating habits http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-ways-beef-industry-should-capitalize-consumer-eating-habits <div class="node-body blog-body">Consumer eating and spending habits are always changing. A recent study conducted by the Institute of Food Technologists reveals ways the beef industry could capitalize on evolving consumer trends. </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-ways-beef-industry-should-capitalize-consumer-eating-habits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-ways-beef-industry-should-capitalize-consumer-eating-habits#comments Beef Quality Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Beef Demand People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 19 Jan 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97291 at http://beefmagazine.com