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May 25, 2015

American Sniper movie shines light on fallen soldiers this Memorial Day2

This Memorial Day, we salute the fallen soldiers who sacrificed everything, so that we can be free. Today I share my thoughts on patriot and American....More
May 21, 2015

Family Ranch Series Part 3: Avoid these 3 mistakes when estate planning

Estate planning is a must for ranches to survive after the loss of a loved one. To avoid these three common mistakes, have a plan in place that will....More
May 20, 2015

New campaign promotes soil health; PLUS: 5 blogs on how cattle grazing helps soil

USDA’s “Hope in Healthy Soil” campaign promotes the importance of farmers and ranchers managing the soil to help the planet and feed the world. Share....More
May 19, 2015

Vote for your favorite summer grilling photo now

We announce the finalists in the “Summer Grilling” photography contest today; plus, help us select our champions!....More
May 18, 2015

Recruitment necessary to fill agricultural career opportunities

According to a study by the USDA, there are 60,000 available jobs in agriculture but only 35,000 graduates each year to fill them. If we want to....More
May 14, 2015

Family Ranching Series Part 2: 5 resources to help manage money expectations

Are you ready to add the next generation to the ranch? Here are five resources with questions to ask before making that big step....More
May 13, 2015

4 ways new app educates consumers about beef

A new app, created by the Tulare County CattleWomen, aims to educate consumers about beef. Download the app for free and let us know what you think....More
May 12, 2015

There’s still time to enter BEEF's “Summer Grilling” photo contest

During May Beef Month, we are hosting a “Summer Grilling” photo contest. There’s still time to enter to win a Greeley Hat Works hat. Check out today’....More
May 11, 2015

Celebrating my first Mother’s Day; PLUS: 6 must-read blogs worth sharing

Mother’s Day was Sunday, and this blog post includes six must-read blogs and photo galleries celebrating the special women in our lives....More
May 07, 2015

Family Ranching Series Part 1: Is your family ranching business prepared for a crisis?

In May, we are troubleshooting common challenges family cattle businesses face. This week, we focus on emergency planning. Is your ranch ready for a....More
May 06, 2015

Bored while heat detecting? Check out these 5 resources for breeding success2

Whether you love it or loathe it, heat detecting is an important part of getting cows and replacement heifers bred. Here are five great reads on the....More
May 05, 2015

NEW Contest: Let’s kick off May Beef Month with grilling photos

Just in time for May Beef Month, we are kicking off a summer grilling photo contest! Two winners will each take home a Greeley Hat Works cowboy hat,....More
May 04, 2015

5 good reads about Chipotle’s bad move to ban GMOs in its stores6

Last week, the burrito chain Chipotle announced that it would no longer serve GMOs in its stores. Here are five good reads worth checking out about....More
Apr 30, 2015

Grazing Series Part 5: Be a good neighbor & maintain your fences with these 3 tips2

The grazing season is already underway in some parts of the country and just around the corner for others, but are your fences ready to hold the....More
Apr 29, 2015

Why I disagree with Temple Grandin on reteaching predator instincts in cattle21

Temple Grandin recently generated some controversy over her comments that ranchers need to reteach their herds to have better protective instincts....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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