A vegan blogger has taken BEEF Daily Editor Amanda Radke to task over her post about the documentary, “Cowspiracy,” which charged beef production with being a huge waste of water. She offers 6 reasons to ignore the “cowspiracy” and eat the burger anyway....More
Take a look at some research that shows leasing winter grazing may be a profitable alternative, plus research on cattle shrink and guidelines to help veterinarians and producers when castrating and dehorning cattle.
Here is the roundup of three news items that went viral over the weekend. Miss New Mexico was a champion for agriculture during the Miss America Pageant on Sunday. A risk communication expert suggests ranchers should work with PETA instead of against it. And, a study concludes that vegetarians aren’t as healthy as meat-eaters....More
Despite all the reams of data and sophisticated modeling, and the acknowledgement that fundamentals eventually determine the price, in the short term, it is often fear and greed that rule the day....More