BEEF Daily http://beefmagazine.com/blog/2173/feed en Cattle show honors fallen cattlemen, reminds us to appreciate life http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cattle-show-honors-fallen-cattlemen-reminds-us-appreciate-life <div class="node-body blog-body">A recent collegiate cattle show was more than just fluffy cattle and banners. The jackpot show held at South Dakota State University honored five fallen industry leaders and offered scholarships to area youth. </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/cattle-show-honors-fallen-cattlemen-reminds-us-appreciate-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cattle-show-honors-fallen-cattlemen-reminds-us-appreciate-life#comments Seedstock Cow-Calf People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 03 Mar 2015 11:00:00 +0000 86921 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 beef headlines: Fat-fighting beef, Farmland movie, beef prices, grass-fed vs. grain-fed http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-beef-headlines-fat-fighting-beef-farmland-movie-beef-prices-grass-fed-vs-grain-fed <div class="node-body blog-body">In reflecting on recent consumer news about beef, it’s hard to tell whether March came in like a lion or a lamb. Here is a roundup of four beef headlines circulating in the mainstream media lately that ranchers should know about this week. </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-beef-headlines-fat-fighting-beef-farmland-movie-beef-prices-grass-fed-vs-grain-fed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-beef-headlines-fat-fighting-beef-farmland-movie-beef-prices-grass-fed-vs-grain-fed#comments Beef Quality Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 02 Mar 2015 10:28:00 +0000 86891 at http://beefmagazine.com Share this: 5 resources addressing hormones & beef http://beefmagazine.com/blog/share-5-resources-addressing-hormones-beef <div class="node-body blog-body">While hormones are naturally occurring in both people and the foods we eat, an increase in early onset puberty (before age 8 in girls and age 9 in boys) has many parents worried and looking for the culprit. Beef is drawing scrutiny from some parents, but this association isn’t based on facts. </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-addressing-hormones-beef" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/share-5-resources-addressing-hormones-beef#comments Beef Quality Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 25 Feb 2015 20:50:00 +0000 86751 at http://beefmagazine.com National FFA Week is here, and ag prospects look great for young people http://beefmagazine.com/blog/national-ffa-week-here-and-ag-prospects-look-great-young-people <div class="node-body blog-body">National FFA Week is Feb. 21-28, and Culver’s is raising money for the organization with a new video campaign. </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/national-ffa-week-here-and-ag-prospects-look-great-young-people" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/national-ffa-week-here-and-ag-prospects-look-great-young-people#comments People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 25 Feb 2015 11:00:00 +0000 86711 at http://beefmagazine.com New video debunks the myth about water usage in beef production http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-video-debunks-myth-about-water-usage-beef-production <div class="node-body blog-body">In a new video, sustainability researcher Jude Capper debunks the myth that it takes 2,400 gallons of water to produce 1 pound of hamburger. </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/new-video-debunks-myth-about-water-usage-beef-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-video-debunks-myth-about-water-usage-beef-production#comments Ranch Management Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 24 Feb 2015 11:00:00 +0000 86701 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 ways the government committee got it wrong on the dietary guidelines http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-government-committee-got-it-wrong-dietary-guidelines <div class="node-body blog-body">Here are three ways the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee got it wrong on their recommendations for 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/3-ways-government-committee-got-it-wrong-dietary-guidelines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-government-committee-got-it-wrong-dietary-guidelines#comments Regulation Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:00:00 +0000 86651 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 reasons Chipotle won’t get my business http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-reasons-chipotle-won-t-get-my-business <div class="node-body blog-body">A new survey claims the average meal at Chipotle exceeds 1,000 calories and contains a full day’s worth of sodium – and that’s without the soda and sides. Here are four more good reasons why beef producers should spend their dollars elsewhere when craving a good burrito. </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-reasons-chipotle-won-t-get-my-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-reasons-chipotle-won-t-get-my-business#comments Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 19 Feb 2015 08:53:00 +0000 86511 at http://beefmagazine.com New poll asks readers who should control the Internet http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-poll-asks-readers-who-should-control-internet <div class="node-body blog-body">Congress is currently wrangling over who should control the Internet -- the federal government or the private market. What do you think? Today’s blog looks at both sides of the debate and asks you to be the judge. </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/new-poll-asks-readers-who-should-control-internet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-poll-asks-readers-who-should-control-internet#comments Regulation Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 18 Feb 2015 10:41:00 +0000 86471 at http://beefmagazine.com Share: 6 budget-friendly ways to save on beef http://beefmagazine.com/blog/share-6-budget-friendly-ways-save-beef <div class="node-body blog-body">Here are six tips to save on beef purchases, courtesy of the beef checkoff. Share these tips on social media to keep consumers coming back for more beef.</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-6-budget-friendly-ways-save-beef" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/share-6-budget-friendly-ways-save-beef#comments Retail Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 17 Feb 2015 11:00:00 +0000 86431 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 tips for getting better sleep during calving season http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-tips-getting-better-sleep-during-calving-season <div class="node-body blog-body">When burning the midnight oil during calving season, use these five tips to ensure you’re getting sufficient sleep to function well.</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-tips-getting-better-sleep-during-calving-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-tips-getting-better-sleep-during-calving-season#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 16 Feb 2015 11:00:00 +0000 86421 at http://beefmagazine.com Alert: Proposed dietary guidelines approve of cholesterol, not saturated fat http://beefmagazine.com/blog/alert-proposed-dietary-guidelines-approve-cholesterol-not-saturated-fat <div class="node-body blog-body">The proposed 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans gives thumbs up to the cholesterol found in eggs and shrimp but two thumbs down for the saturated fats in red meat and dairy. The science isn’t there to support these recommendations. Here is a roundup of sound science, research, and personal testimonies to support including red meat in the 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/alert-proposed-dietary-guidelines-approve-cholesterol-not-saturated-fat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/alert-proposed-dietary-guidelines-approve-cholesterol-not-saturated-fat#comments Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 12 Feb 2015 10:15:00 +0000 86281 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 beef headlines: heart-healthy beef cuts, jobs for FFA kids & more http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-beef-headlines-heart-healthy-beef-cuts-jobs-ffa-kids-more <div class="node-body blog-body">Industry chatter this week has been largely positive, and the blogosphere has been busy praising the lessons learned in 4-H and FFA youth programs and the opportunities that await these young people after college. In other news, extra-lean ground beef has received a stamp of approval from the American Heart Association (AHA), joining several other beef cuts that merit the AHA’s Heart-Check mark on the label. Finally, one writer shares his frustration as a food producer trying to meet society’s increasing demands on his business. Here are four articles worth reading today. </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-beef-headlines-heart-healthy-beef-cuts-jobs-ffa-kids-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-beef-headlines-heart-healthy-beef-cuts-jobs-ffa-kids-more#comments People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 11 Feb 2015 09:02:00 +0000 86241 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 reasons why it pays to be an agricultural grad http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-reasons-why-it-pays-be-agricultural-grad <div class="node-body blog-body">Hey students, want a great career? Look to agriculture. It’s an exciting time to be in this industry. Here are five reasons why it pays to be an ag grad. </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-reasons-why-it-pays-be-agricultural-grad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-reasons-why-it-pays-be-agricultural-grad#comments People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 09 Feb 2015 10:55:00 +0000 86031 at http://beefmagazine.com Video offers 4 painful reminders of the importance of farm safety http://beefmagazine.com/blog/video-offers-4-painful-reminders-importance-farm-safety <div class="node-body blog-body">Accidents can happen in the blink of an eye. Real-life farmer and rancher testimonies remind us all that farm safety is critical to avoid injury and death. </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/video-offers-4-painful-reminders-importance-farm-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/video-offers-4-painful-reminders-importance-farm-safety#comments People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 05 Feb 2015 11:00:00 +0000 85911 at http://beefmagazine.com 7 trends show consumers still want beef http://beefmagazine.com/blog/7-trends-show-consumers-still-want-beef <div class="node-body blog-body">There are many factors that are playing a role in today’s record-high beef prices, including a smaller U.S. beef herd and an ongoing drought. However, it appears consumers still love beef and are willing to pay more to get their favorite protein. </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/7-trends-show-consumers-still-want-beef" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/7-trends-show-consumers-still-want-beef#comments Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 04 Feb 2015 11:00:00 +0000 85901 at http://beefmagazine.com