BEEF Daily http://beefmagazine.com/blog/2173/feed en 4 tips for dry-lotting beef cattle http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-dry-lotting-beef-cattle <div class="node-body blog-body">Concerned about having enough forages to get through the 2015 summer grazing season? Many producers are considering semi-confinement, or “intensification,” for their herds. Here are four tips for successfully dry-lotting beef cattle. </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-dry-lotting-beef-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-dry-lotting-beef-cattle#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Seedstock Cow-Calf Business Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 28 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88821 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 must-read beef headlines to kick off your Monday morning http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-must-read-beef-headlines-kick-your-monday-morning <div class="node-body blog-body">This week’s roundup of positive beef headlines includes five myths debunked, a former vegetarian praising the sustainability of beef cattle production, and how cattle might be the cure for Ebola. Check out these must-read beef headlines this morning. </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-must-read-beef-headlines-kick-your-monday-morning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-must-read-beef-headlines-kick-your-monday-morning#comments Beef Quality Beef Quality Retail Business Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88761 at http://beefmagazine.com Grazing Series Part 4: 7 resources for pasture management in times of drought http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-4-7-resources-pasture-management-times-drought <div class="node-body blog-body">Is a serious drought looming, and are you ready for one? In the fourth installment of our April Grazing Series, we revisit seven BEEF magazine resources for managing pastures in times of dry conditions. </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/grazing-series-part-4-7-resources-pasture-management-times-drought" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-4-7-resources-pasture-management-times-drought#comments Cow-Calf Pasture Health Beef Quality Business Pasture Range Drought Management BEEF Daily Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88701 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 Earth Day blogs worth reading today http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-earth-day-blogs-worth-reading-today <div class="node-body blog-body">Earth Day is April 22, and this commemorative day offers a great opportunity to highlight how farmers and ranchers are stewards of the land. Here are four Earth Day blogs worth reading.</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-earth-day-blogs-worth-reading-today" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-earth-day-blogs-worth-reading-today#comments Pasture Health Beef Quality Retail Pasture Range Earth Day BEEF Daily Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88671 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 things to cross off your to-do list before breeding season begins http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-things-cross-your-do-list-breeding-season-begins <div class="node-body blog-body">Are you sure your herd bulls are fertile? Have you administered pre-breeding vaccinations to the cows? Do you have plans to control parasites and flies this grazing season? What about the calves? Here are four things to get done before the breeding season begins. </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-things-cross-your-do-list-breeding-season-begins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-things-cross-your-do-list-breeding-season-begins#comments Cattle Handling Cow-Calf Beef Quality Vaccination Parasites Business Health Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 21 Apr 2015 10:11:00 +0000 88641 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 things ranchers need to know about preventing & treating grass tetany http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-things-ranchers-need-know-about-preventing-treating-grass-tetany <div class="node-body blog-body">Spring grazing brings the potential for grass tetany in cattle. Grass tetany mostly impacts mature cattle grazing lush grasses and is caused by a magnesium deficiency. Here are four things ranchers need to know about preventing, recognizing and treating grass tetany.</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-things-ranchers-need-know-about-preventing-treating-grass-tetany" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-things-ranchers-need-know-about-preventing-treating-grass-tetany#comments Cattle Supplements Cow-Calf Health Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:00:00 +0000 88581 at http://beefmagazine.com Grazing Series Part 3: Questions to ask before planting cover crops, alfalfa & perennial grasses on irrigated pastures http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-3-questions-ask-planting-cover-crops-alfalfa-perennial-grasses-irrigated-pa <div class="node-body blog-body">Do cover crops pencil out? What should I plant in my irrigated pastures? Should I plant companion crops in new alfalfa stands? The third installment in April’s Grazing Series asks and answers these three questions. </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/grazing-series-part-3-questions-ask-planting-cover-crops-alfalfa-perennial-grasses-irrigated-pa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-3-questions-ask-planting-cover-crops-alfalfa-perennial-grasses-irrigated-pa#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Cow-Calf Pasture Health Beef Quality Pasture Range Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88461 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 articles that highlight the media's coverage of agriculture's water usage http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-articles-highlight-medias-coverage-agricultures-water-usage <div class="node-body blog-body">National coverage of the ongoing drought in California seems to be stoking consumer concern about water usage in food production, with beef being singled out as a big user of water. How should the meat industry respond?</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-articles-highlight-medias-coverage-agricultures-water-usage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-articles-highlight-medias-coverage-agricultures-water-usage#comments Pasture Health Beef Quality Retail Business Pasture Range Sustainability BEEF Daily Wed, 15 Apr 2015 10:05:00 +0000 88441 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 tips to shorten your calving season http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-shorten-your-calving-season <div class="node-body blog-body">A tight window for calving can result in a more uniform calf crop and enhanced price potential at sale time. Here are four management strategies to shorten your calving season. </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-shorten-your-calving-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-shorten-your-calving-season#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Business Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 14 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88411 at http://beefmagazine.com 13 game-changing advocates for ag; PLUS: My favorite beef bloggers http://beefmagazine.com/blog/13-game-changing-advocates-ag-plus-my-favorite-beef-bloggers <div class="node-body blog-body">Great agricultural advocates are those individuals and organizations willing to step outside their comfort zone to promote the work of farmers and ranchers with consumers. Here are 13 game-changers who are making waves in the industry, plus, I list some of my favorite beef bloggers.</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/13-game-changing-advocates-ag-plus-my-favorite-beef-bloggers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/13-game-changing-advocates-ag-plus-my-favorite-beef-bloggers#comments Beef Quality People Retail Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 13 Apr 2015 10:05:00 +0000 88391 at http://beefmagazine.com