Pasture Health http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/29408/more en 5 resources for choosing the best method to control noxious weeds http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-resources-choosing-best-method-control-noxious-weeds <div class="node-body blog-body">Don’t let noxious weeds take hold of your pastures this grazing season. Here are five resources for choosing the best method to control the spread of weeds in your grasslands. </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-resources-choosing-best-method-control-noxious-weeds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-resources-choosing-best-method-control-noxious-weeds#comments Cow-Calf Pasture Health Pasture Range Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 17 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90431 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 questions to ask to prioritize the summer to-do list http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-questions-ask-prioritize-summer-do-list <div class="node-body blog-body">With long summer days comes long working hours. Here are four questions to ask to prioritize which tasks get tackled on the to-do list first and which jobs are best saved for winter. </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-questions-ask-prioritize-summer-do-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-questions-ask-prioritize-summer-do-list#comments Cow-Calf Pasture Health Ranch Management Business Health Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 16 Jun 2015 10:05:00 +0000 90421 at http://beefmagazine.com New campaign promotes soil health; PLUS: 5 blogs on how cattle grazing helps soil http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-campaign-promotes-soil-health-plus-5-blogs-how-cattle-grazing-helps-soil <div class="node-body blog-body">USDA’s “Hope in Healthy Soil” campaign promotes the importance of farmers and ranchers managing the soil to help the planet and feed the world. Share the video, plus check out these five blog posts showcasing how ranchers are fantastic stewards of soil.</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-campaign-promotes-soil-health-plus-5-blogs-how-cattle-grazing-helps-soil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-campaign-promotes-soil-health-plus-5-blogs-how-cattle-grazing-helps-soil#comments Cow-Calf Pasture Health Beef Quality Pasture Range Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 20 May 2015 10:00:00 +0000 89391 at http://beefmagazine.com Grazing Series Part 4: 7 resources for pasture management in times of drought http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-4-7-resources-pasture-management-times-drought <div class="node-body blog-body">Is a serious drought looming, and are you ready for one? In the fourth installment of our April Grazing Series, we revisit seven BEEF magazine resources for managing pastures in times of dry conditions. </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/grazing-series-part-4-7-resources-pasture-management-times-drought" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-4-7-resources-pasture-management-times-drought#comments Cow-Calf Pasture Health Beef Quality Business Pasture Range Drought Management BEEF Daily Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88701 at http://beefmagazine.com As we prepare for Earth Day 2050, consumers and farmers have work to do http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/we-prepare-earth-day-2050-consumers-and-farmers-have-work-do <div class="field-byline"> By; Ron Torell, Nevada Cattlemen’s Association president </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Much of the consuming public doesn’t realize that well-managed grazing of rangelands, grasslands, and pastures is the most sustainable form of agriculture known.</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/pasture-range/we-prepare-earth-day-2050-consumers-and-farmers-have-work-do" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/we-prepare-earth-day-2050-consumers-and-farmers-have-work-do#comments Cow-Calf Pasture Health Beef Quality Beef Quality Pasture Range Earth Day Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88661 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 Earth Day blogs worth reading today http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-earth-day-blogs-worth-reading-today <div class="node-body blog-body">Earth Day is April 22, and this commemorative day offers a great opportunity to highlight how farmers and ranchers are stewards of the land. Here are four Earth Day blogs worth reading.</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-earth-day-blogs-worth-reading-today" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-earth-day-blogs-worth-reading-today#comments Pasture Health Beef Quality Retail Pasture Range Earth Day BEEF Daily Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88671 at http://beefmagazine.com Grazing Series Part 3: Questions to ask before planting cover crops, alfalfa & perennial grasses on irrigated pastures http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-3-questions-ask-planting-cover-crops-alfalfa-perennial-grasses-irrigated-pa <div class="node-body blog-body">Do cover crops pencil out? What should I plant in my irrigated pastures? Should I plant companion crops in new alfalfa stands? The third installment in April’s Grazing Series asks and answers these three questions. </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/grazing-series-part-3-questions-ask-planting-cover-crops-alfalfa-perennial-grasses-irrigated-pa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-3-questions-ask-planting-cover-crops-alfalfa-perennial-grasses-irrigated-pa#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Cow-Calf Pasture Health Beef Quality Pasture Range Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88461 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 articles that highlight the media's coverage of agriculture's water usage http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-articles-highlight-medias-coverage-agricultures-water-usage <div class="node-body blog-body">National coverage of the ongoing drought in California seems to be stoking consumer concern about water usage in food production, with beef being singled out as a big user of water. How should the meat industry respond?</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-articles-highlight-medias-coverage-agricultures-water-usage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-articles-highlight-medias-coverage-agricultures-water-usage#comments Pasture Health Beef Quality Retail Business Pasture Range Sustainability BEEF Daily Wed, 15 Apr 2015 10:05:00 +0000 88441 at http://beefmagazine.com Grazing Series Part 2: Extensive vs. moderate grazing, effective cross-fencing & more http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-2-extensive-vs-moderate-grazing-effective-cross-fencing-more <div class="node-body blog-body">Is it time to alter your grazing system? Here are three management systems to consider to get the most out of your pastures this summer.</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/grazing-series-part-2-extensive-vs-moderate-grazing-effective-cross-fencing-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-2-extensive-vs-moderate-grazing-effective-cross-fencing-more#comments Cattle Handling Grazing Systems Pasture Health Beef Quality Pasture Range Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 08 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88311 at http://beefmagazine.com Grazing Series Part 1: 3 tips for spring hay & pasture management http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-1-3-tips-spring-hay-pasture-management <div class="node-body blog-body">Don’t get too busy planting corn and soybeans and forget about managing your hay fields and pastures. Here are three tips to consider for best spring hay and pasture management. </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/grazing-series-part-1-3-tips-spring-hay-pasture-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-1-3-tips-spring-hay-pasture-management#comments Grazing Systems Cow-Calf Pasture Health Beef Quality Pasture Range Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 02 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88031 at http://beefmagazine.com