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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
Jun 03, 2009

BEEF Daily Reader Poll Results

On Monday, I asked the readers of BEEF Daily about their agriculture heritage, their current involvement in food production and their views on what....More
Jun 02, 2009

New BEEF Daily Summer Contest!

Last week, I hosted a photography contest that yielded outstanding agriculture photos from folks across the country. Winners of the contest took home....More
Jun 01, 2009

BEEF Daily Reader Poll

Last week's photography contest was a great way to get to know the dynamic group of folks that tune in to BEEF Magazine and our various online....More
May 28, 2009

BEEF Daily Summer Photography Contest Winners!

It's the day you have all been waiting for. The judges have weighed in, and the winners have been selected for the first BEEF Daily Summer Contest....More
May 27, 2009

Beefing up the Races

On Memorial Monday, I spent the evening with the South Dakota Cattlemen's Auxiliary at the 4th Annual Beef Night at Huset's Speedway in Brandon, S.D....More
May 26, 2009

Washington Post Offers Advice on Affordable Grilling

It's always refreshing to see positive beef industry coverage in the media. The Washington Post recently published an article boasting the most....More
May 25, 2009

Happy Memorial Day from BEEF

Many Americans nowadays have forgotten the meaning and traditions of Memorial Day. At many cemeteries, the graves of the fallen are ignored and....More
May 21, 2009

First BEEF Daily Podcast: Consumer Challenge

As I'm getting acclimated to living close to home again, I'm taking the opportunity to get to know the good folks of my hometown. Recently, I stopped....More
May 20, 2009

HSUS Launches Attacks to Remove, Eliminate WSB-TV Video

On Monday, I wrote about how an ABC News affiliate station (WSB-TV) reported on the misconceptions consumers may have about the Humane Society of the....More
May 19, 2009

Gearing up for Grilling Season

Slipping on a crisp apron, the confident chef grabs his gleaming stainless steel grilling tools. He lights the coals and lays his tender beef cut on....More
May 18, 2009

Running on Behalf of America's Beef Producers

Two months ago I signed up to run a half marathon (13.1 miles) with my sister, Courtney, in Brookings, S.D. on behalf of America's beef producers. I....More
May 14, 2009

First BEEF Daily Summer Contest Starts Today!

For many, the end of school is near, and that means kids are available to help with summer farm work. Usually that means fixing fence, baling hay,....More
May 13, 2009

Oprah's Hypocritical KFC Coupon Deal

KFC is now offering recalls to a huge number of people after Oprah offered free coupons for Kentucky Grilled Chicken Meals at her website. Winfrey....More
May 12, 2009

Could We Be Regulated Out of Business?

Without a doubt, the passing of Proposition 2 in California was a tough blow for agriculture. Despite strong efforts from farmers and ranchers, this....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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