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Jun 30, 2009

New BEEF Daily Summer Sweepstakes

It's time to kick off another BEEF Daily Summer Sweepstakes, and two winners will be randomly selected to win one of two books, Brands of the West....More
Jun 29, 2009

Overcoming Challenges as a Next Generation Rancher

I spent the weekend at the Illinois Beef Association Summer Conference, where I presented a workshop, "Table Truths in a New York Minute." The theme....More
Jun 25, 2009

BEEF Daily Summer Sweepstakes Winners!

Note to the winners: Please email me your mailing address, and we will mail you your prize! Last week, I hosted a sweepstakes contest asking all of....More
Jun 24, 2009

Masters of Beef Advocacy: Alumni Spotlight

What’s the biggest issue facing the beef industry today? Answer that question in the BEEF Daily Summer Sweepstakes by noon today for your chance to....More
Jun 23, 2009

Who is the Next Generation of Beef Producers?

What’s the biggest issue facing the beef industry today? Answer that question in the BEEF Daily Summer Sweepstakes today! A few weeks ago, I....More
Jun 22, 2009

PETA Targets South Dakota Animal Exhibitors

What’s the biggest issue facing the beef industry today? Answer that question in the BEEF Daily Summer Sweepstakes today! At home in South Dakota,....More
Jun 18, 2009

BEEF's NAIS Poll Stirring Up Opinions

In case you have missed it, BEEF is currently hosting a poll on the homepage asking the question, “Should USDA’s National Animal Identification....More
Jun 17, 2009

Another Country Music Celebrity Turns Away from Country Values

A year ago, Kellie Pickler announced that she was becoming a vegetarian, joining her country music cohort, Carrie Underwood. Because country music....More
Jun 16, 2009

BEEF Daily Summer Sweepstakes

With a full calendar of summer contests and prizes, I thought it was time for a sweepstakes drawing. If you have missed the previous contests, you....More
Jun 15, 2009

Temple Grandin Addresses South Dakota Cattlemen

Last Thursday, I traveled to Humboldt, S.D. to the farm site of S.D. Secretary of Agriculture Bill Even to listen to Dr. Temple Grandin speak. While....More
Jun 11, 2009

BEEF Daily Story Teller Contest Winners!

It's the moment we have all been waiting for. Today, I'm unveiling the winners of the second BEEF Daily Summer Contest. If you missed out, this....More
Jun 10, 2009

I Love Farmers...They Feed My Soul

What’s your favorite childhood memory on the farm? Send me your story at amanda.nolz@penton.com to win fun prizes! Link here for contest details....More
Jun 09, 2009

The Comeback Cowboy

They are calling South Dakota cattle rancher, Neal Wanless, the "Comeback Cowboy." Before winning a cool $232 million in the lottery last week, this....More
Jun 08, 2009

HSUS President Reveals Agenda

U.S. Sportsmen's Alliance (USSA) recently addressed Humane Society of the United State's (HSUS) President Wayne Pacelle's blog post on the agenda of....More
Jun 04, 2009

Management Resources for Grazing and Summer Heat

Like many, my family is currently in the throes of delivering bulls to our customers, moving cows to pasture, fixing fence and getting calves started....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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