BEEF Magazine http://beefmagazine.com/rss.xml en Meat Market Update | Chuck and round lead the pack http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-chuck-and-round-lead-pack <div class="node-body video-body">The Comprehensive or Weekly Average Choice cutout was $249.56, $2.76 higher as meat buyers prepared for the Fourth of July weekend. </div> <div class="field-byline"> Ed Czerwien, USDA Market News Reporter </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-chuck-and-round-lead-pack" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-chuck-and-round-lead-pack#comments Cattle Markets Thu, 02 Jul 2015 18:40:00 +0000 90831 at http://beefmagazine.com 2015 barbecues will cost $68.22, says Rabobank; PLUS: 4 food safety tips for summer grilling http://beefmagazine.com/blog/2015-barbecues-will-cost-6822-says-rabobank-plus-4-food-safety-tips-summer-grilling <div class="node-body blog-body">With Independence Day just two days away, here are some stats on what the weekend festivities might cost you. Plus, four tips for keeping safe at summer barbecues. </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/2015-barbecues-will-cost-6822-says-rabobank-plus-4-food-safety-tips-summer-grilling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/2015-barbecues-will-cost-6822-says-rabobank-plus-4-food-safety-tips-summer-grilling#comments Beef Quality Beef Demand People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90881 at http://beefmagazine.com Why coaching character is more important than winning cattle shows http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-coaching-character-more-important-winning-cattle-shows <div class="node-body blog-body">In the season of 4-H county fairs, regional shows and junior nationals, let’s remember it’s about building up kids, not just winning accolades with our livestock.</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/why-coaching-character-more-important-winning-cattle-shows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-coaching-character-more-important-winning-cattle-shows#comments Seedstock Ranch Management People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90871 at http://beefmagazine.com Can we measure cow efficiency? Not as a single trait http://beefmagazine.com/blog/can-we-measure-cow-efficiency-not-single-trait <div class="node-body blog-body">One of the holy grails in the brave new world of genetic evaluation is cow efficiency. But efficiency is not a single trait, it’s an index of components. The rub comes in accurately measuring those individual components. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-editors-blog">BEEF Editors&#039; Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/can-we-measure-cow-efficiency-not-single-trait" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/can-we-measure-cow-efficiency-not-single-trait#comments Selection Tools Tips For Profit BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Tue, 30 Jun 2015 13:17:00 +0000 90861 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 western novels to add to your summer reading list http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-western-novels-add-your-summer-reading-list <div class="node-body blog-body">What are the best western novels of all time? Beef up your summer reading list with these 10 suggestions. </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-western-novels-add-your-summer-reading-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-western-novels-add-your-summer-reading-list#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 30 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90851 at http://beefmagazine.com Roberts announces resignation as CEO of NCBA http://beefmagazine.com/people/roberts-announces-resignation-ceo-ncba <div class="field-deck"> Roberts leaves to pursue other opportunities in the cattle industry </div> <div class="node-body article-body">After six eventful years at the helm of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA), Forrest Roberts is resigning as chief executive officer, effective July 31. Roberts has been the CEO of NCBA since 2009.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/people/roberts-announces-resignation-ceo-ncba" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/people/roberts-announces-resignation-ceo-ncba#comments People Beef Advocacy Mon, 29 Jun 2015 19:15:00 +0000 90841 at http://beefmagazine.com 6 Trending Headlines: How to handle rained-out hay, PLUS: Are you ready for drones? http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/6-trending-headlines-how-handle-rained-out-hay-plus-are-you-ready-drones <div class="node-body gallery-body">It’s hay season. It’s the rainy season. Now what? Tips on how to handle rained-on hay, plus more news that you can use, await you in this week’s Trending Headlines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/6-trending-headlines-how-handle-rained-out-hay-plus-are-you-ready-drones" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/6-trending-headlines-how-handle-rained-out-hay-plus-are-you-ready-drones#comments Nutrition Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:46:00 +0000 90811 at http://beefmagazine.com Third annual Eng cow efficiency symposium agenda announced http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/third-annual-eng-cow-efficiency-symposium-agenda-announced <div class="node-body article-body">This year’s Dr. Kenneth and Caroline McDonald Eng Research Foundation Symposium, slated for Sept. 17-18 in Oklahoma City, offers an updated look at how cow-calf producers can expand their herd in an economically sustainable way. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/third-annual-eng-cow-efficiency-symposium-agenda-announced" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/third-annual-eng-cow-efficiency-symposium-agenda-announced#comments Business Nutrition Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:31:00 +0000 90801 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: Cattle regain top billing in farm gate receipts http://beefmagazine.com/business/industry-glance-cattle-regain-top-billing-farm-gate-receipts <div class="node-body article-body">After taking an ethanol bath, cattle receipts have regained top billing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/business/industry-glance-cattle-regain-top-billing-farm-gate-receipts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/business/industry-glance-cattle-regain-top-billing-farm-gate-receipts#comments Business Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:09:00 +0000 90791 at http://beefmagazine.com Prime Time Gala raises money to fight hunger; PLUS: 15+ photos from the event http://beefmagazine.com/blog/prime-time-gala-raises-money-fight-hunger-plus-15-photos-event <div class="node-body blog-body">More than 49 million Americans struggle to put food on the table. Here is how South Dakota cattlemen are joining together to fight hunger, promote beef and offer better protein options like meat, dairy and eggs to put on the dinner table. </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/prime-time-gala-raises-money-fight-hunger-plus-15-photos-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/prime-time-gala-raises-money-fight-hunger-plus-15-photos-event#comments Beef Quality Beef Demand People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 29 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90761 at http://beefmagazine.com UPDATED: 27 photos from the 2015 South Dakota Cattlemen's Foundation Prime Time Gala http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/updated-27-photos-2015-south-dakota-cattlemens-foundation-prime-time-gala <div class="node-body gallery-body">More than 49 million Americans struggle to put food on the table. Here is how South Dakota cattlemen are joining together to fight hunger, promote beef and offer better protein options like meat, dairy and eggs to put on the dinner table. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/updated-27-photos-2015-south-dakota-cattlemens-foundation-prime-time-gala" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/updated-27-photos-2015-south-dakota-cattlemens-foundation-prime-time-gala#comments Beef Quality Retail Sun, 28 Jun 2015 21:56:00 +0000 90771 at http://beefmagazine.com No more Pinkeye, no more tears http://beefmagazine.com/no-more-pinkeye-no-more-tears <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>Pinkeye is a problem. For you, for your cattle and mostly for your bottom line. That&rsquo;s why management and control of the disease is critical.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/no-more-pinkeye-no-more-tears" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 25 Jun 2015 20:29:04 +0000 90751 at http://beefmagazine.com Meat Market Update | Cutout price drop continues in the midst of grilling season http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-cutout-price-drop-continues-midst-grilling-season <div class="node-body video-body">The Comprehensive or Weekly Average Choice Cutout was $2.66 higher after losing $14 in the previous two weeks, but total volume has held up very well on this rising market. Meat buyers were in the midst of buying product for two big grilling holidays Father’s Day and the Fourth of July. </div> <div class="field-byline"> Ed Czerwien, USDA Market News Reporter </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-cutout-price-drop-continues-midst-grilling-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-cutout-price-drop-continues-midst-grilling-season#comments Cattle Markets Thu, 25 Jun 2015 18:40:00 +0000 90741 at http://beefmagazine.com Weekly Cattle Market Wrap-Up | Dog Days of summer boost slaughter cow prices http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-dog-days-summer-boost-slaughter-cow-prices <div class="node-body audio-body">The feeder cattle prices were lower, following the decline in finished cattle prices and volume is taking its normal seasonal downturn while cattle are turned out on pastures. Pasture conditions in the Southern Plains are the best that we have seen in years allowing for more cattle to be turned out.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-dog-days-summer-boost-slaughter-cow-prices" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://beefmagazine.com/site-files/beefmagazine.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2015/06/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-upproof1r5.jpeg" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://beefmagazine.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/site-files/beefmagazine.com/files/podcast/audio/June 25.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2776919">June 25.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-dog-days-summer-boost-slaughter-cow-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weekly-cattle-market-wrap-dog-days-summer-boost-slaughter-cow-prices#comments Cattle Markets Thu, 25 Jun 2015 16:11:00 +0000 90731 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>The feeder cattle prices were lower, following the decline in finished cattle prices and volume is taking its normal seasonal downturn while cattle are turned out on pastures. Pasture conditions in the Southern Plains are the best that we have seen in years allowing for more cattle to be turned out.</p> Solve the water problem; solve the world problem http://beefmagazine.com/blog/solve-water-problem-solve-world-problem <div class="node-body blog-body">Scarcity of freshwater is an issue that flows beyond the human misery of thirst, malnutrition and disease. The growing lack of access to potable drinking water also adds to civil unrest and global geopolitical volatility. Here’s why that matters to you.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-editors-blog">BEEF Editors&#039; Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/solve-water-problem-solve-world-problem" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/solve-water-problem-solve-world-problem#comments Business Pasture Range Nutrition BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Thu, 25 Jun 2015 15:32:00 +0000 90691 at http://beefmagazine.com BEEF Poll: How do you manage fly and parasite issues? http://beefmagazine.com/poll/06252015 <div class="node-body advpoll_binary-body"><p>Summer is upon us, and that means so are the pests, both those that reside inside your cattle and those that buzz around on the outside.</p></div><form action="/poll/06252015" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="advpoll-voting-binary-form-0" class="advpoll-vote"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="advpoll-available-choices"> <div class="vote-choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-8671-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-8671"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-8671" name="choice" value="8671" class="form-radio" /> I treat my cattle for both internal and external parasites.</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-8681-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-8681"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-8681" name="choice" value="8681" class="form-radio" /> I treat my cattle for internal parasites.</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-8691-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-8691"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-8691" name="choice" value="8691" class="form-radio" /> I treat my cattle for external parasites.</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-8701-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-8701"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-8701" name="choice" value="8701" class="form-radio" /> I don’t deworm or control external pests.</label> </div> </div> </div> </div> <input type="hidden" name="ajax" id="edit-ajax" value="" class="ajax" /> <input type="hidden" name="nid" id="edit-nid" value="90661" class="edit-nid" /> <input type="submit" name="op" id="edit-vote-binary-0" value="Answer" class="form-submit" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_build_id" id="form-yF1wZXLAgUHfFZGXEvtKcKBs0ruOG1Qw1NWh2PBR52E" value="form-yF1wZXLAgUHfFZGXEvtKcKBs0ruOG1Qw1NWh2PBR52E" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_id" id="edit-advpoll-voting-binary-form" value="advpoll_voting_binary_form" /> </div> </div></form> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/poll/06252015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/poll/06252015#comments Parasites Thu, 25 Jun 2015 15:30:16 +0000 90661 at http://beefmagazine.com MARC updates across-breed EPDs for 2015 http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-genetics/marc-updates-across-breed-epds-2015 <div class="field-byline"> Genetics; By Larry Kuehn and Mark Thallman </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Updated across-breed EPD tables now available.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-genetics/marc-updates-across-breed-epds-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-genetics/marc-updates-across-breed-epds-2015#comments Cattle Genetics Thu, 25 Jun 2015 15:19:00 +0000 90721 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: How important are feeder cattle imports from Canada and Mexico? http://beefmagazine.com/beef-exports/industry-glance-how-important-are-feeder-cattle-imports-canada-and-mexico <div class="node-body article-body">Feeder cattle imports have long helped feedyards stay competitive.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-exports/industry-glance-how-important-are-feeder-cattle-imports-canada-and-mexico" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-exports/industry-glance-how-important-are-feeder-cattle-imports-canada-and-mexico#comments Beef Exports Thu, 25 Jun 2015 15:19:00 +0000 90671 at http://beefmagazine.com Trouble finding good employees? It might be you, not them http://beefmagazine.com/blog/trouble-finding-good-employees-it-might-be-you-not-them <div class="node-body blog-body">One bad employee can be devastating to a small business. So why do we spend twice as much time evaluating a potential new herd sire as we do evaluating a potential new employee? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/my-view-country"> My View From The Country</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/trouble-finding-good-employees-it-might-be-you-not-them" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/trouble-finding-good-employees-it-might-be-you-not-them#comments People Employee Management My View From The Country Thu, 25 Jun 2015 15:18:00 +0000 90711 at http://beefmagazine.com What the Confederate flag, antibiotics and the environmental movement have in common http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-confederate-flag-antibiotics-and-environmental-movement-have-common <div class="node-body blog-body">At first blush, it may appear that the current discussions in our country about the Confederate flag, how cattle producers use antibiotics and the environmental movement don’t have very much in common</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/my-view-country"> My View From The Country</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-confederate-flag-antibiotics-and-environmental-movement-have-common" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-confederate-flag-antibiotics-and-environmental-movement-have-common#comments Beef Quality Business Government My View From The Country Thu, 25 Jun 2015 15:18:00 +0000 90701 at http://beefmagazine.com Productivity, food safety go hand in hand http://beefmagazine.com/productivity-food-safety-go-hand-hand <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>In the day-in, day-out work of a producer, keeping cattle healthy, thriving and productive is job one. Yet, as beef producers go about those tasks, keeping the end zone in view is paramount.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/productivity-food-safety-go-hand-hand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 25 Jun 2015 14:30:01 +0000 90681 at http://beefmagazine.com Greater access to Zoetis genomic information is just a click away http://beefmagazine.com/greater-access-zoetis-genomic-information-just-click-away <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>Next to EPDs, the advent of genomics holds tremendous promise and potential for producers.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/greater-access-zoetis-genomic-information-just-click-away" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 25 Jun 2015 14:17:15 +0000 90651 at http://beefmagazine.com Summer Herd Health Part 4: 5 summer water quality tips http://beefmagazine.com/blog/summer-herd-health-part-4-5-summer-water-quality-tips <div class="node-body blog-body">With the rise in temperature that summer brings, cattle need more water than ever, but is your water quality up to par? Here are five things to consider to make sure your herd is getting the best water possible. </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/summer-herd-health-part-4-5-summer-water-quality-tips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/summer-herd-health-part-4-5-summer-water-quality-tips#comments Ranch Management Health Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 25 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90641 at http://beefmagazine.com Why COOL needs to go; guest blog by John Maddux http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-cool-needs-go-guest-blog-john-maddux <div class="node-body blog-body">This week’s BEEF Editor’s blog is a guest editorial written by Nebraska rancher John Maddux. Canada recently announced its list of products that it will place retaliatory tariffs on, and Mexico is expected to do the same soon. TCOOL is a failed experiment that needs to go, Maddux says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-editors-blog">BEEF Editors&#039; Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-cool-needs-go-guest-blog-john-maddux" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-cool-needs-go-guest-blog-john-maddux#comments Regulation Sustainability BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 24 Jun 2015 16:01:00 +0000 90631 at http://beefmagazine.com How an HSUS employee scandal reveals incompetency of animal rights organization http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-hsus-employee-scandal-reveals-incompetency-animal-rights-organization <div class="node-body blog-body">An employee of the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) has been accused of embezzling more than $31,000 in funds from donors. What’s worse is how HSUS manages the money it receives from well-intentioned animal lovers. Find out why in today’s blog. </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-hsus-employee-scandal-reveals-incompetency-animal-rights-organization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-hsus-employee-scandal-reveals-incompetency-animal-rights-organization#comments Animal Welfare Cow-Calf Business Animal Activists BEEF Daily Wed, 24 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90621 at http://beefmagazine.com Why ranchers should understand 'low-stress' cattle handling http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/why-ranchers-should-understand-low-stress-cattle-handling <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Developing skills that limit stress on cattle require beef producers to first understand cattle behavior. Here is why ranchers should understand ‘low-stress’ cattle handling and learn how to implement the management practice in their operations. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/why-ranchers-should-understand-low-stress-cattle-handling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/why-ranchers-should-understand-low-stress-cattle-handling#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Health Tips For Profit Tue, 23 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90611 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 tips for training your cattle dog to work stock http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-tips-training-your-cattle-dog-work-stock <div class="node-body blog-body">Dogs are often beloved members of ranch families, but too often, they are poorly trained and are more pesky tag-alongs than valuable assistance when working cattle. Here are three tips for training your cow dog to work livestock. </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-tips-training-your-cattle-dog-work-stock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-tips-training-your-cattle-dog-work-stock#comments Seedstock Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 23 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90601 at http://beefmagazine.com Why baleage has an advantage over dry hay http://beefmagazine.com/vermeer-corporation/why-baleage-has-advantage-over-dry-hay <div class="node-body article-body">Baling high-moisture forage allows you to harvest earlier and avoid damaging storms when dry hay crops are typically down and it improves your yields in later cuttings. Here are tips on how to bale high-moisture forage.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/vermeer-corporation/why-baleage-has-advantage-over-dry-hay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/vermeer-corporation/why-baleage-has-advantage-over-dry-hay#comments Vermeer Corporation Pasture Range Nutrition Mon, 22 Jun 2015 15:56:00 +0000 90591 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 Trending Headlines: How to do a pasture inventory, PLUS: What’s ahead for 2015 cattle markets? http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/5-trending-headlines-how-do-pasture-inventory-plus-what-s-ahead-2015-cattle-markets <div class="node-body gallery-body">As 2015 reaches the half-way mark, it’s good to look back at the market conditions that have brought us to this point, and look ahead at what might be in store this fall and winter. That and more awaits you in this week’s trending headlines. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/5-trending-headlines-how-do-pasture-inventory-plus-what-s-ahead-2015-cattle-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/5-trending-headlines-how-do-pasture-inventory-plus-what-s-ahead-2015-cattle-markets#comments Cattle Markets Pasture Range Mon, 22 Jun 2015 14:55:00 +0000 90571 at http://beefmagazine.com They’ll expand — if their forage base supports it http://beefmagazine.com/dow-agrosciences/they-ll-expand-if-their-forage-base-supports-it <div class="node-body article-body">While many in the beef business are talking expansion, a ranch can’t add any more cattle than its forage base can support. Take care of your grass, and it will take care of you. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/dow-agrosciences/they-ll-expand-if-their-forage-base-supports-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/dow-agrosciences/they-ll-expand-if-their-forage-base-supports-it#comments Dow AgroSciences Disaster & Drought Pasture Range Mon, 22 Jun 2015 13:33:00 +0000 90561 at http://beefmagazine.com