Pasture Health http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/29408/more en 4 Tips For Eliminating Weeds This Fall http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-eliminating-weeds-fall <div class="node-body blog-body">While many cattlemen are busy weaning calves, preg-checking cows and harvesting crops this time of year, it can be easy to forget about pasture and hay field health. There’s still time this fall to manage weeds. Here are four tips for getting ahead of the issue before the next grazing season rolls around.</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-eliminating-weeds-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-eliminating-weeds-fall#comments Pasture Health Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:00:00 +0000 81051 at http://beefmagazine.com Fix Weedy Pastures To Improve Beef Cattle Grazing http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/fix-weedy-pastures-improve-beef-cattle-grazing <div class="field-byline"> Duane Daily for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Weeds in pasture cut forage quality, quantity for beef cattle.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/fix-weedy-pastures-improve-beef-cattle-grazing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/fix-weedy-pastures-improve-beef-cattle-grazing#comments Pasture Health Tips For Profit Wed, 24 Sep 2014 21:24:00 +0000 80201 at http://beefmagazine.com Monitor Your Pastures Now For Better Grazing Next Year http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/monitor-your-pastures-now-better-grazing-next-year <div class="field-deck"> First frost is a good time to check pasture conditions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The weather is getting cooler. For some, it’s getting downright frosty. And cattle are moving from summer pasture to their fall and winter homes. Now is a good time to check pasture condition as you look ahead to next year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/monitor-your-pastures-now-better-grazing-next-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/monitor-your-pastures-now-better-grazing-next-year#comments Pasture Health Drought Management Wed, 24 Sep 2014 17:42:00 +0000 80151 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Chow Time</p> 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 Why Consider Wildlife In Your Ranch Management Plans? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-consider-wildlife-your-ranch-management-plans <div class="node-body blog-body">Managing for wildlife and cattle alike is a good idea.</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-editors-blog">BEEF Editors&#039; Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-consider-wildlife-your-ranch-management-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-consider-wildlife-your-ranch-management-plans#comments Pasture Health Ranch Management Sustainability BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:04:00 +0000 79831 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Autumn Buck</p> 5 Ways Cattle Help The Environment http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-ways-cattle-help-environment <div class="node-body blog-body">A recent article suggests that going meatless will help the planet. However, this myth doesn’t have much meat on its bones. Cattle can help improve the planet in many ways. Here are five resources that prove cattle were “green” long before green was cool. </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-ways-cattle-help-environment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-ways-cattle-help-environment#comments Pasture Health Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 77591 at http://beefmagazine.com How We Count The Cows In A Pasture System Is Important http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/how-we-count-cows-pasture-system-important <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">University of Nebraska forage specialist says to think about stock weight and not worry so much about rate.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/how-we-count-cows-pasture-system-important" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/how-we-count-cows-pasture-system-important#comments Pasture Health Tips For Profit Tue, 01 Jul 2014 18:07:00 +0000 76881 at http://beefmagazine.com Soil Health Comes First, Then Grass & Livestock http://beefmagazine.com/blog/soil-health-comes-first-then-grass-livestock <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>In recent columns, I&rsquo;ve touched on the following topics:</p> <p>&bull; Empowered People, because everything in our businesses happens because of and through people &ndash; usually those closest to the business, land and livestock.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/strategic-planning-ranch">Strategic Planning For The Ranch</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/soil-health-comes-first-then-grass-livestock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/soil-health-comes-first-then-grass-livestock#comments Pasture Health Ranch Management Tips For Profit Strategic Planning For The Ranch Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:46:00 +0000 76711 at http://beefmagazine.com Nip Grass Hay Before It Heads, Or Else http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/nip-grass-hay-it-heads-or-else <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you think that plentiful grass seed heads is a good sign, you're wrong – and you’re losing grazing or feed value, suggests Rob Kallenbach, University of Missouri Extension forage agronomist. It's a signal that pastures or hayfields are no longer producing grazing quality foliage.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/nip-grass-hay-it-heads-or-else" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/nip-grass-hay-it-heads-or-else#comments Pasture Health Tips For Profit Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:44:00 +0000 76721 at http://beefmagazine.com Hay & Forage Grower Better Forage For Cows & Calves Through Proactive Blackberry And Thistle Control http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/better-forage-cows-calves-through-proactive-blackberry-and-thistle-control <div class="node-body video-body">Proactive management of forage to control unwanted thistle and blackberry can increase the value of the forage and promote healthier cows and calves. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/better-forage-cows-calves-through-proactive-blackberry-and-thistle-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/better-forage-cows-calves-through-proactive-blackberry-and-thistle-control#comments Dow AgroSciences Pasture Health Pasture Range Mon, 23 Jun 2014 16:57:00 +0000 76471 at http://beefmagazine.com