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 Home Is Where You Hang Your Hat; PLUS: 5 Things I Love About My Home http://beefmagazine.com/blog/home-where-you-hang-your-hat-plus-5-things-i-love-about-my-home <div class="node-body blog-body">BEEF magazine and Greeley Hat Works have teamed up to host the “Home Is Where You Hang Your Hat” photo contest. Plus, BEEF Daily Editor Amanda Radke shares the five reasons why she loves her home ranch. </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/home-where-you-hang-your-hat-plus-5-things-i-love-about-my-home" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/home-where-you-hang-your-hat-plus-5-things-i-love-about-my-home#comments People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:11:00 +0000 81511 at http://beefmagazine.com 6 Factors To Evaluate The Nutrition In Your Forage Supply http://beefmagazine.com/blog/6-factors-evaluate-nutrition-your-forage-supply <div class="node-body blog-body">Winter is just around the corner, and that means it’s time to round up hay to get through the cold long months. Whether you bale your own or purchase it from a neighbor, knowing the nutritional value of your forage supply is crucial to getting the most out of your feedstuffs. </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-factors-evaluate-nutrition-your-forage-supply" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/6-factors-evaluate-nutrition-your-forage-supply#comments Beef Cattle Feed Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:00:00 +0000 81491 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 Beef Headlines: McDonald’s vs. Chipotle & Fat vs. Carbs http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-beef-headlines-mcdonald-s-vs-chipotle-fat-vs-carbs <div class="node-body blog-body">This week’s beef headlines look at consumer concerns about hormones in beef, an expert’s view on why animal fats and proteins are essential for optimal health, and a new comparison of McDonald’s vs. Chipotle that knocks the burrito chain down a peg or two. Here are three news items worth checking out 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/3-beef-headlines-mcdonald-s-vs-chipotle-fat-vs-carbs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-beef-headlines-mcdonald-s-vs-chipotle-fat-vs-carbs#comments Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:00:00 +0000 81431 at http://beefmagazine.com NEW Photo Contest: Home Is Where You Hang Your Hat http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-photo-contest-home-where-you-hang-your-hat <div class="node-body blog-body">Greeley Hat Works is offering two hats, one each to the champion and reserve champion photographers, in a new contest with the theme, “Home is where you hang your hat.” Details to enter are in today’s blog. </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-photo-contest-home-where-you-hang-your-hat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-photo-contest-home-where-you-hang-your-hat#comments People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 27 Oct 2014 10:00:00 +0000 81331 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 Blogs That Show Why Raising Country Kids Rocks http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-blogs-show-why-raising-country-kids-rocks <div class="node-body blog-body">Raising kids in the country offers many benefits. Here are three blogs that share the pros of having children grow up on 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/3-blogs-show-why-raising-country-kids-rocks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-blogs-show-why-raising-country-kids-rocks#comments People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:00:00 +0000 81231 at http://beefmagazine.com What Do You Think Of The National Geographic Take On Beef Production? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-do-you-think-national-geographic-take-beef-production <div class="node-body blog-body">A National Geographic feature article offers an honest look about where beef comes from. Will this piece help or hurt the beef industry? </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-do-you-think-national-geographic-take-beef-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-do-you-think-national-geographic-take-beef-production#comments Feedlots Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:00:00 +0000 81211 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 Tips For Getting The Most Cash For Your Cull Cows http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-tips-getting-most-cash-your-cull-cows <div class="node-body blog-body">The cull cow market is typically saturated in the late fall and early winter months. Cody Wright, South Dakota State University Extension beef specialist, offers five tips for managing and marketing cull cows to get the best price at sale time. </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-tips-getting-most-cash-your-cull-cows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-tips-getting-most-cash-your-cull-cows#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:10:00 +0000 81201 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 Reasons A DVM Should Head Up Our Ebola Response http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-reasons-dvm-should-head-our-ebola-response <div class="node-body blog-body">If we want to shut down the ebola situation, perhaps we should appoint a veterinarian as the czar. Here are three things vets understand about animal and human health.</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-reasons-dvm-should-head-our-ebola-response" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-reasons-dvm-should-head-our-ebola-response#comments Ranch & Feedlot Biosecurity Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:00:00 +0000 81171 at http://beefmagazine.com 9 Reasons To Cull That Cow; PLUS: Why Preg-Checking Pays http://beefmagazine.com/blog/9-reasons-cull-cow-plus-why-preg-checking-pays <div class="node-body blog-body">John F. Grimes, Ohio State University Extension beef coordinator, lists nine reasons for culling a cow and examines the economics of keeping an open female in the herd. </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/9-reasons-cull-cow-plus-why-preg-checking-pays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/9-reasons-cull-cow-plus-why-preg-checking-pays#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:00:00 +0000 81121 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 Tips For Eliminating Weeds This Fall http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-eliminating-weeds-fall <div class="node-body blog-body">While many cattlemen are busy weaning calves, preg-checking cows and harvesting crops this time of year, it can be easy to forget about pasture and hay field health. There’s still time this fall to manage weeds. Here are four tips for getting ahead of the issue before the next grazing season rolls around.</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-eliminating-weeds-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-eliminating-weeds-fall#comments Pasture Health Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:00:00 +0000 81051 at http://beefmagazine.com