Pasture Health http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/29408/more en 3 key principles for summer grazing management http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-key-principles-summer-grazing-management <div class="node-body blog-body">Want to extend the life of your summer pastures? Here are three grazing management principles to follow. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-key-principles-summer-grazing-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-key-principles-summer-grazing-management#comments Grazing Systems Cow-Calf Pasture Health Pasture Range Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 30 Jun 2016 10:00:00 +0000 102631 at http://beefmagazine.com Year-round pasture management tips to maximize on-farm forages http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/year-round-pasture-management-tips-maximize-farm-forages <div class="field-byline"> By Robert Fears for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Putting pastures to work full-time offers low-cost source of cattle nutrition, with the right approach.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/year-round-pasture-management-tips-maximize-farm-forages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/year-round-pasture-management-tips-maximize-farm-forages#comments Grazing Systems Pasture Health Pasture Range Tips For Profit Mon, 27 Jun 2016 20:32:00 +0000 102581 at http://beefmagazine.com How bacteria can reclaim cheatgrass-infested pastures on Western ranches http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/how-bacteria-can-reclaim-cheatgrass-infested-pastures-western-ranches <div class="field-byline"> By Heather Smith Thomas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Research shows that growth-inhibiting bacteria can effectively control cheatgrass and other noxious weeds on Western rangelands. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/how-bacteria-can-reclaim-cheatgrass-infested-pastures-western-ranches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/how-bacteria-can-reclaim-cheatgrass-infested-pastures-western-ranches#comments Pasture Health Pasture Range Tue, 14 Jun 2016 00:18:00 +0000 102211 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 considerations for fertilizing hay fields this spring http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-considerations-fertilizing-hay-fields-spring <div class="node-body blog-body">It’s not too late to fertilize hay fields this spring. Here are three things to think about before fertilizing. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-considerations-fertilizing-hay-fields-spring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-considerations-fertilizing-hay-fields-spring#comments Cow-Calf Pasture Health Pasture Range Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 12 May 2016 10:00:00 +0000 101251 at http://beefmagazine.com How one fencing company is providing wildfire relief to ranchers http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-one-fencing-company-providing-wildfire-relief-ranchers <div class="node-body blog-body">Red Brand and FFA have teamed up to rebuild fences in Kansas and Oklahoma after the Anderson Creek Fire. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-one-fencing-company-providing-wildfire-relief-ranchers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-one-fencing-company-providing-wildfire-relief-ranchers#comments Cow-Calf Pasture Health Ranch Management Disaster & Drought Pasture Range Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 04 May 2016 10:00:00 +0000 100881 at http://beefmagazine.com Cowboy Poetry: "The Drought" by Jerry Laskody http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/cowboy-poetry-drought-jerry-laskody <div class="field-byline"> By Jerry Laskody of St. Ignatius, Mont. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This is a poem about the challenges ranchers face during a drought. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/cowboy-poetry-drought-jerry-laskody" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/cowboy-poetry-drought-jerry-laskody#comments Pasture Health Ranch Management Disaster & Drought Pasture Range Tips For Profit Mon, 02 May 2016 23:39:00 +0000 100741 at http://beefmagazine.com Cowboy Poetry: "A Cowboy's Prayer" by Jimbo Wiedel http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/cowboy-poetry-cowboys-prayer-jimbo-wiedel-0 <div class="field-byline"> By Jimbo Wiedel </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This poem was inspired by the 2012 drought. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/cowboy-poetry-cowboys-prayer-jimbo-wiedel-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/cowboy-poetry-cowboys-prayer-jimbo-wiedel-0#comments Pasture Health Ranch Management Mon, 02 May 2016 23:17:00 +0000 100731 at http://beefmagazine.com 7 tips for limiting the spread of invasive species in your pastures http://beefmagazine.com/blog/7-tips-limiting-spread-invasive-species-your-pastures <div class="node-body blog-body">National Invasive Species Awareness Week calls for landowners to have a discussion about limiting the spread of invasive species in their area. Here are 7 tips for accomplishing that goal. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/7-tips-limiting-spread-invasive-species-your-pastures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/7-tips-limiting-spread-invasive-species-your-pastures#comments Pasture Health Ranch Management People Pasture Range Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 24 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 98471 at http://beefmagazine.com Enjoy the rain; El Niño is on the way out http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/enjoy-rain-el-ni-o-way-out <div class="node-body article-body">Look for a cool, wet spring in parts of the country, followed by a hot, dry summer as El Niño fades into La Niña. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/enjoy-rain-el-ni-o-way-out" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/enjoy-rain-el-ni-o-way-out#comments Pasture Health Ranch Management Business Pasture Range Tips For Profit Wed, 03 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97691 at http://beefmagazine.com Volunteers brave harsh winter conditions to round up neighbors’ cattle http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/volunteers-brave-harsh-winter-conditions-round-neighbors-cattle <div class="field-byline"> By Ron Smith and Shelia Grissom for Southwest Farm Press </div> <div class="node-body article-body">After a late December blizzard dumped nearly a foot of snow on the Texas High Plains, volunteers scramble to help gather wandering cattle. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/volunteers-brave-harsh-winter-conditions-round-neighbors-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/volunteers-brave-harsh-winter-conditions-round-neighbors-cattle#comments Cow-Calf Pasture Health Ranch Management Winter Weather Tue, 05 Jan 2016 20:38:00 +0000 97011 at http://beefmagazine.com