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Apr 25, 2016

How many clean-up bulls do I need after artificial insemination?

What’s the perfect bull to heifer ratio following estrus synchronization and artificial insemination?....More
Apr 21, 2016

5 ways Earth Day Network got it wrong on meat consumption & the planet

As the world prepares to celebrate Earth Day tomorrow, I’m calling out the Earth Day Network for suggesting that going meatless could help save the....More
Apr 20, 2016

3 reasons why breeding soundness exams are a solid investment

Don’t gamble on your bull investment. Here are three ways a breeding soundness exam pays off....More
Apr 19, 2016

7 ways Dr. Oz is lying to you about red meat3

In a recent article, Dr. Oz suggests that consumers should reduce their red meat consumption to one serving per week. Here’s why he’s got it all....More
Apr 18, 2016

Why we should be concerned about anti-ag propaganda shown in schools4

What are students learning about agriculture in classrooms across the country? Unfortunately, the answer might disturb you....More
Apr 14, 2016

Why the idea of a “vegan butcher shop” is ridiculous5

A new vegan butcher shop has opened its doors in Minneapolis, Minn. Here is what I think about that nonsense and why folks who go meatless should....More
Apr 13, 2016

13 things you need in your AI kit; Plus: More tips for breeding success1

It’s time to gear up for the breeding season. Here are 13 things to put in your AI box....More
Apr 12, 2016

Who won the “Celebrate Spring” photo contest?

We’re wrapping up our “Celebrate Spring” photo contest, and it’s time to announce the winners!....More
Apr 11, 2016

5 things to know about Netflix’s “The Ranch” starring Ashton Kutcher5

“The Ranch” debuted on Netflix in April; here is what you need to know about this comedy/drama about life on a Colorado cattle ranch....More
Apr 07, 2016

Culver’s supports FFA members through corduroy jacket donations

One more reason to love Culver’s — the fast food chain is donating $20,000 worth of FFA jackets to students in agriculture....More
Apr 06, 2016

Do consumers trust and understand your business?

Transparency is key to gaining consumer trust, and producers need to look at partnering with retailers and restaurants to get the best information....More
Apr 05, 2016

7 things to put on your breeding season prep checklist

As breeding season draws near, make sure to check these seven things off your to-do list....More
Apr 04, 2016

Vote for your favorite “Celebrate Spring” photo finalist

Our 10 finalist have been chosen in the “Celebrate Spring” photo contest. Help us choose our champions for a chance to win a BEEF art print....More
Mar 31, 2016

Beef is making a comeback in 2016

Americans will eat more beef in 2016 thanks to reduced prices, according to USDA estimates. Here’s what this means for cattle producers....More
Mar 30, 2016

4 steps for properly tube feeding colostrum in first 24 hours

Tube feeding a newborn calf can be tricky. Here are four tips to avoid trouble when administering colostrum through a tube and ensuring the long-term....More
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Amanda Radke is a fifth generation rancher from Mitchell, S.D., who has dedicated her career to serving as a voice for the nation’s beef producers. A 2009 graduate of South Dakota State...
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