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Apr 14, 2015

4 tips to shorten your calving season2

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....More
Apr 13, 2015

13 game-changing advocates for ag; PLUS: My favorite beef bloggers

Great agricultural advocates are those individuals and organizations willing to step outside their comfort zone to promote the work of farmers and....More
Apr 08, 2015

10 negative reviews of the “Food Babe” worth reading & sharing2

The Food Babe continues to attack the food industry, but scientists are fighting back. Here are 10 reads about the Food Babe that show how she stokes....More
Apr 08, 2015

Grazing Series Part 2: Extensive vs. moderate grazing, effective cross-fencing & more2

Is it time to alter your grazing system? Here are three management systems to consider to get the most out of your pastures this summer....More
Apr 07, 2015

ACT NOW: One month left to let DGAC know beef belongs in a healthy diet

With one month left to comment on the proposed 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans, the industry is coordinating a positive response to spread the....More
Apr 06, 2015

6 ways the beef checkoff is encouraging consumers to take the 30 Day Protein Challenge

Forget the latest diet fad and try out the 30 Day Protein Challenge. Here are six ways the fun program is encouraging consumers (and ranchers, too)....More
Apr 02, 2015

Grazing Series Part 1: 3 tips for spring hay & pasture management

Don’t get too busy planting corn and soybeans and forget about managing your hay fields and pastures. Here are three tips to consider for best spring....More
Apr 01, 2015

Who won the “Bellied up to the feedbunk” contest? PLUS: A sneak peak at what we’re working on in April

The voting is closed, and it’s time to announce the winners of the Greeley Hat Works “Bellied up to the feedbunk” photo contest. Plus, today’s blog....More
Mar 30, 2015

Last day to vote for the best “Bellied up to the feedbunk” photo; PLUS: 5 cattle nutrition resources

The BEEF Daily and Greeley Hat Works “Bellied up to the feedbunk” photo contest is wrapping up, and the champions will be announced tomorrow. However....More
Mar 30, 2015

3 ways to educate kids about where their food comes from

Today’s youth are four and five generations removed from the family farm; here are three ways ranchers can get involved in educating our nation’s....More
Mar 26, 2015

Study claims red meat triggers cancer; 5 resources say otherwise1

A University of California study claims red meat causes a toxic immune reaction that eventually leads to cancer. Here are five resources that say....More
Mar 25, 2015

15 “Bellied up to the feedbunk” photo contest finalists announced

Cattle nutrition has been the focus of the latest BEEF Daily and Greeley Hat Works photo contest. The theme is “Bellied up to the feedbunk,” and it’s....More
Mar 24, 2015

5 questions ranch families should ask before adding the next generation to the business

Ranching is a family business, but it isn’t always easy being in business with multiple generations and in-laws. Here are five questions ranching....More
Mar 23, 2015

3 ways to balance out the Meat Free Week conversations4

Vegan activists are promoting a “Meat Free Week” March 23-29, 2015. Here are three ways to balance out the conversation....More
Mar 19, 2015

Where’s the beef? Unless we act, it won’t be in American diets

The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee’s recommendation to avoid red meat is based on outdated nutritional science and an erroneous assumption....More
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A fifth-generation rancher from Mitchell, SD, Amanda grew up on a purebred Limousin cattle operation in which she and husband Tyler are active. She graduated with a degree in agriculture journalism...
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