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Jan 29, 2014

Chipotle Gearing Up For Second Attack On Modern Agriculture

Chipotle is gearing up for another attack on modern agriculture. How will the negative campaign impact beef producers?....More
Jan 28, 2014

Is It Safe To Eat Red Meat During Pregnancy?

Some experts warn pregnant women against eating red meat, but is that good advice?....More
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Jan 27, 2014

Are You Increasing Your Cows’ Feed Intake In Cold Weather?

As winter weather hits, it’s important to increase feed intake to meet a cow’s energy requirements....More
Jan 23, 2014

Despite Bad News, There’s Still Good In The World

Even though I watch the news every day, it’s sure getting hard to turn on the TV. Yesterday’s headlines alone blared reports of a fatal shooting at....More
Jan 22, 2014

25+ Things To Put On Your Calving Check List

My husband Tyler and I invested in a group of bred heifers that were due to calve a month ahead of the group we keep at my dad’s place. This being....More
Jan 21, 2014

3 Blogs You’ll Love To Read Today

It’s hard to believe that the last week of January is drawing near. We’re snowy and cold here at home, but the work is caught up, the cows are doing....More
Jan 20, 2014

Another Kansas Farmer Drums Up Views For Ag Videos On YouTube

Last week, I wrote about the Peterson brothers from Kansas, who have drummed up a lot of views for their YouTube videos about agriculture. Now we can....More
Jan 16, 2014

What’s All This Talk About Felfies?

If you’re more comfortable feeding cattle than using the Internet, then words like tweetup, hashtag, tiny url and vlog might seem like a foreign....More
Jan 15, 2014

Peterson Brothers Earning Respect, Recognition For YouTube Agvocacy Efforts

As many of you know, I have the great opportunity to speak across the country at various agricultural meetings and conventions. My topics range from....More
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Jan 14, 2014

PETA Protest Calls For Extinction Of Cattle

PETA is at it again. This time the extremist group is walking the streets proposing wild ideas about how to rid the world of dairy products and,....More
Jan 13, 2014

3 Things You Need To Know About Feeding Moldy Hay

Moldy hay poses a risk to horses, cattle and people. Here’s what you need to know....More
Jan 09, 2014

A Round-Up Of 3 Articles Ranchers Should Read This Week

From reaching out to consumers, to sustainability in modern farming, to surviving this cold weather, here are three items ranchers should check out....More
Jan 08, 2014

What Is Sweat Equity Worth?

Even though it’s bitter cold in some areas of the country right now, it doesn’t mean ranchers aren’t working hard outside and breaking a sweat. With....More
Jan 06, 2014

USDA Backtracks On Changes To School Lunch Program

It looks like USDA is backtracking on its stance to limit protein in school lunch programs....More

Amanda Radke

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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