BEEF Daily http://beefmagazine.com/blog/2173/feed BEEF Daily Blog is produced by rancher Amanda Radke, one of the U.S. beef industry’s top social media “agvocates.” en Study claims red meat triggers cancer; 5 resources say otherwise http://beefmagazine.com/blog/study-claims-red-meat-triggers-cancer-5-resources-say-otherwise <div class="node-body blog-body">A University of California study claims red meat causes a toxic immune reaction that eventually leads to cancer. Here are five resources that say otherwise. Share these on social media today, and let’s start a grassroots conversation about how red meat is part of a healthy diet. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/study-claims-red-meat-triggers-cancer-5-resources-say-otherwise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/study-claims-red-meat-triggers-cancer-5-resources-say-otherwise#comments Beef Quality Beef Demand People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:00:00 +0000 87761 at http://beefmagazine.com 15 “Bellied up to the feedbunk” photo contest finalists announced http://beefmagazine.com/blog/15-bellied-feedbunk-photo-contest-finalists-announced <div class="node-body blog-body">Cattle nutrition has been the focus of the latest BEEF Daily and Greeley Hat Works photo contest. The theme is “Bellied up to the feedbunk,” and it’s time to announce the 15 finalists. Readers can now vote for their favorite photograph, with the top two vote-getters earning a $300 Greeley Hat Works hat. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/15-bellied-feedbunk-photo-contest-finalists-announced" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/15-bellied-feedbunk-photo-contest-finalists-announced#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Cow-Calf Beef Quality Beef Quality Feedlots Beef Demand Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 25 Mar 2015 10:00:00 +0000 87741 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 questions ranch families should ask before adding the next generation to the business http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-questions-ranch-families-should-ask-adding-next-generation-business <div class="node-body blog-body">Ranching is a family business, but it isn’t always easy being in business with multiple generations and in-laws. Here are five questions ranching families should ask before inviting another generation into the business. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-questions-ranch-families-should-ask-adding-next-generation-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-questions-ranch-families-should-ask-adding-next-generation-business#comments Seedstock Cow-Calf Ranch Management Beef Quality People Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 24 Mar 2015 10:00:00 +0000 87721 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 ways to balance out the Meat Free Week conversations http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-balance-out-meat-free-week-conversations <div class="node-body blog-body">Vegan activists are promoting a “Meat Free Week” March 23-29, 2015. Here are three ways to balance out the conversation.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-balance-out-meat-free-week-conversations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-balance-out-meat-free-week-conversations#comments Beef Quality Beef Demand People Retail Animal Activists BEEF Daily Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:00:00 +0000 87701 at http://beefmagazine.com Where’s the beef? Unless we act, it won’t be in American diets http://beefmagazine.com/blog/where-s-beef-unless-we-act-it-won-t-be-american-diets <div class="node-body blog-body">The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee’s recommendation to avoid red meat is based on outdated nutritional science and an erroneous assumption that beef production isn’t environmentally friendly.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/where-s-beef-unless-we-act-it-won-t-be-american-diets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/where-s-beef-unless-we-act-it-won-t-be-american-diets#comments Regulation Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 19 Mar 2015 14:53:00 +0000 87611 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 great ways ABC’s The Bachelor Chris Soules is putting ag in the national spotlight http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-great-ways-abc-s-bachelor-chris-soules-putting-ag-national-spotlight <div class="node-body blog-body">ABC’s The Bachelor Chris Soules is using his 15 minutes of fame as “Prince Farming” to be an advocate for agriculture. Here are four reasons to root for this charming farm boy.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-great-ways-abc-s-bachelor-chris-soules-putting-ag-national-spotlight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-great-ways-abc-s-bachelor-chris-soules-putting-ag-national-spotlight#comments Beef Quality Beef Demand People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 19 Mar 2015 10:03:00 +0000 87561 at http://beefmagazine.com How does the beef checkoff help your ranching operation? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-does-beef-checkoff-help-your-ranching-operation <div class="node-body blog-body">The national beef checkoff program, along with Yamaha, has launched a new Facebook contest. Weekly prizes will be awarded, with one winner claiming the grand prize of a new ATV. See today’s blog for contest details.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-does-beef-checkoff-help-your-ranching-operation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-does-beef-checkoff-help-your-ranching-operation#comments Cow-Calf Beef Quality Beef Demand People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 17 Mar 2015 10:00:00 +0000 87521 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 ways to celebrate National Ag Day today! http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-ways-celebrate-national-ag-day-today <div class="node-body blog-body">Today is National Ag Day. Here are four ways to promote agriculture, celebrate the nation’s farmers and ranchers, have important discussions about sustainability, and teach kids about where their food comes from. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-ways-celebrate-national-ag-day-today" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-ways-celebrate-national-ag-day-today#comments Beef Quality Beef Demand People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 17 Mar 2015 10:00:00 +0000 87541 at http://beefmagazine.com 10 tips for keeping first-calf heifers in tip-top shape http://beefmagazine.com/blog/10-tips-keeping-first-calf-heifers-tip-top-shape <div class="node-body blog-body">First-calf heifers require special management to maintain body condition scores, grow a healthy calf, and breed back. Here are 10 tips for keeping first-calf heifers in tip-top shape. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/10-tips-keeping-first-calf-heifers-tip-top-shape" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/10-tips-keeping-first-calf-heifers-tip-top-shape#comments Calving Cattle Supplements Cow-Calf Health Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 16 Mar 2015 10:00:00 +0000 87511 at http://beefmagazine.com SHARE this: 5 resources that debunk the red meat and cancer link http://beefmagazine.com/blog/share-5-resources-debunk-red-meat-and-cancer-link <div class="node-body blog-body">The International Agency for Research on Cancer will soon be determining whether red meat and processed meats cause cancer. Labeling beef as a carcinogen could have a dramatic impact on producers, consumers and cancer patients. Here are five resources to share that debunk the cancer and red meat myth. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/share-5-resources-debunk-red-meat-and-cancer-link" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/share-5-resources-debunk-red-meat-and-cancer-link#comments Beef Quality People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 12 Mar 2015 10:00:00 +0000 87351 at http://beefmagazine.com