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Feb 22, 2016

Ranchers losing ground in government land grab7

As the presidential election heats up, ask yourself which candidate will repeal WOTUS, get control of the EPA and allow ranchers to get back to work....More
Feb 18, 2016

Shopping for a new herd bull? Start your search with BEEF’s Seedstock 1001

BEEF’s 2016 Seedstock 100 features the seedstock producers with the top volume of bull sales in the U.S. Check out our list and start your hunt for....More
Feb 17, 2016

An update on Oatmeal the blind steer60

Oatmeal the steer has been released by Kane Beef, which will not be processing the blind show animal. Where is he off to next?....More
Feb 16, 2016

Tips for managing lice in the cow herd during the winter months

Today’s blog focuses on tips for stopping lice in its tracks when it impacts your cow herd during the cold winter months....More
Feb 15, 2016

Miss America Betty Cantrell to promote agriculture with platform

Georgia farm girl and Miss America 2016 Betty Cantrell will use her year of service to promote healthy food choices and teach kids where their food....More
Feb 11, 2016

Activists attempt to save Fort Worth Stock Show Steer from packing plant13

The Internet trolls are out in full force, this time criticizing a teenager’s character for selling her market steer for beef at the Fort Worth Stock....More
Feb 10, 2016

BEEF readers split on herd rebuilding

January’s USDA NASS Cattle report indicates that beef producers are expanding the herd; however, BEEF readers are split on the topic. Are you....More
Feb 09, 2016

Should animal abuse be a Class A felony? And who defines “abuse?”9

The FBI now considers animal abuse a Class A felony. What does that mean for the livestock business?....More
Feb 08, 2016

New study shows vegans are unhappy & sick more often5

A new study shows that vegetarians are more often ill and have a lower quality of living than meat eaters....More
Feb 04, 2016

Prime Time Gala donates $289,000 in beef to South Dakota food banks

In just two years, the South Dakota Prime Time Gala has raised $289,000 to purchase beef for the state’s food banks. Here’s what you need to know....More
Feb 03, 2016

This BEEF blogger has a baby on board!6

Twenty weeks down and 20 to go, this BEEF blogger is expecting to add to her brood. What advice do you have for adding more kids to the ranch?....More
Feb 02, 2016

Wendy’s addresses antibiotic use in beef production2

“The best beef comes from healthy, well-cared for animals. A sick animal needs to be treated, and you won’t hear differently from us,” said Liliana....More
Feb 01, 2016

PETA activist blasts FFA members; it’s time to set the record straight2

A PETA activist criticizes the National FFA Organization and recruits donations and new vegan members to join her cause. It’s time for the industry....More
 Robert Fraley
Jan 27, 2016

10 ways agriculture is using technology, GMOs to safely feed a growing planet3

How do we feed a growing world population without depleting available natural resources? Monsanto’s Robert Fraley explains how technology will be key....More
Jan 27, 2016

Treat your replacement heifers like potential employees

“Treat replacement heifers as a valued employee in your ranching business, and she will be a more profitable member of your ranch team in the future....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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