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 Let’s Congratulate Our 2015 National Beef Ambassadors http://beefmagazine.com/blog/let-s-congratulate-our-2015-national-beef-ambassadors <div class="node-body blog-body">The 2015 National Beef Ambassadors have been named following an intense competition that evaluated their abilities to promote beef, educate consumers and address misconceptions.</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/let-s-congratulate-our-2015-national-beef-ambassadors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/let-s-congratulate-our-2015-national-beef-ambassadors#comments People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 01 Oct 2014 10:00:00 +0000 80381 at http://beefmagazine.com 7 Steps To Moving & Penning Cattle With Dogs http://beefmagazine.com/blog/7-steps-moving-penning-cattle-dogs <div class="node-body blog-body">Charles Long, Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension resident director of research, shows how cowboys use black-mouth cur cow dogs to move a group of cattle from a pasture into a pen. Here are seven considerations for moving and penning cattle with cow dogs. </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/7-steps-moving-penning-cattle-dogs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/7-steps-moving-penning-cattle-dogs#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 80331 at http://beefmagazine.com What Are Corn Stalk Bales Worth? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-are-corn-stalk-bales-worth <div class="node-body blog-body">Bruce Anderson, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension forage specialist, evaluates the costs of putting up corn stalk bales. </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/what-are-corn-stalk-bales-worth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-are-corn-stalk-bales-worth#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 80291 at http://beefmagazine.com Should You Be Worried About Cattle Ingesting Net Wrap? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/should-you-be-worried-about-cattle-ingesting-net-wrap <div class="node-body blog-body">Researchers at North Dakota State University evaluated five different hay bale-binding materials to see how easy cattle can digest if accidentally consuming the twine or net-wrap. The results of the study have just been released. </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/should-you-be-worried-about-cattle-ingesting-net-wrap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/should-you-be-worried-about-cattle-ingesting-net-wrap#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 25 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 80181 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 Beef Headlines: Consumers & Animal Welfare, Cheeseburger Day, First Lady Takes You Shopping & HSUS Snags Another One http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-beef-headlines-consumers-animal-welfare-cheeseburger-day-first-lady-takes-you-shopping-hsus-s <div class="node-body blog-body">HumaneWatch.org is calling for a boycott of Discover. Michelle Obama wants to bribe you with movie tickets to buy healthy food at the grocery store. A new study shows only 39% of consumers believe ranchers are doing a good job of caring for their livestock. Plus, we’ve got 9 heavenly cheeseburger recipes for you to try. Here are four beef headlines that have folks buzzing this week.</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-consumers-animal-welfare-cheeseburger-day-first-lady-takes-you-shopping-hsus-s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-beef-headlines-consumers-animal-welfare-cheeseburger-day-first-lady-takes-you-shopping-hsus-s#comments People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 24 Sep 2014 21:20:00 +0000 80141 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 Tips For Low-Stress Weaning http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-low-stress-weaning <div class="node-body blog-body">From fence-line weaning, to using a plastic nose piece to prevent nursing, to introducing creep feed and working calves before weaning, here are four considerations for low-stress weaning this fall. </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-tips-low-stress-weaning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-low-stress-weaning#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:50:00 +0000 80101 at http://beefmagazine.com Cowgirl Fights Breast Cancer & Spreads The Word About Early Diagnosis http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cowgirl-fights-breast-cancer-spreads-word-about-early-diagnosis <div class="node-body blog-body">Sadie Lynn, a member of the All American Cowgirl Chicks, is inspiring fellow cancer patients by continuing to perform her rodeo act while fighting an incurable form of breast cancer. After hearing her story, Tartar Farm and Ranch Equipment created a line of pink equipment to raise dollars and awareness about early diagnosis and treatment of cancer. </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/cowgirl-fights-breast-cancer-spreads-word-about-early-diagnosis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cowgirl-fights-breast-cancer-spreads-word-about-early-diagnosis#comments People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 80031 at http://beefmagazine.com My Response To The Cowspiracy: 8 Ways Cattle Grazing Supports Wildlife http://beefmagazine.com/blog/my-response-cowspiracy-8-ways-cattle-grazing-supports-wildlife <div class="node-body blog-body">The folks behind the documentary “Cowspiracy” asked BEEF Daily Editor about her statement that cattle grazing supports wildlife. She responds with 8 resources to demonstrate the relationship between cattle and wildlife, plus describes what she sees on her own ranch.</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/my-response-cowspiracy-8-ways-cattle-grazing-supports-wildlife" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/my-response-cowspiracy-8-ways-cattle-grazing-supports-wildlife#comments Pasture Health Sustainability BEEF Daily Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 79921 at http://beefmagazine.com Keep Meatless Mondays Out Of Schools; PLUS: 4 Blogs On School Lunches http://beefmagazine.com/blog/keep-meatless-mondays-out-schools-plus-4-blogs-school-lunches <div class="node-body blog-body">Changes to the school lunch program based on USDA MyPlate guidelines have greatly decreased the animal proteins and fats offered to the nation’s youth. This decision has generated a lot of criticism from parents and kids alike. </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/keep-meatless-mondays-out-schools-plus-4-blogs-school-lunches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/keep-meatless-mondays-out-schools-plus-4-blogs-school-lunches#comments People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 79871 at http://beefmagazine.com 6 Reasons To Ignore The “Cowspiracy” And Eat A Burger http://beefmagazine.com/blog/6-reasons-ignore-cowspiracy-and-eat-burger <div class="node-body blog-body">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. </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/6-reasons-ignore-cowspiracy-and-eat-burger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/6-reasons-ignore-cowspiracy-and-eat-burger#comments People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 79751 at http://beefmagazine.com