Pasture Health http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/29408/more en 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 Time For Pasture Turnout! PLUS: 7 Resources For Grazing Success http://beefmagazine.com/blog/time-pasture-turnout-plus-7-resources-grazing-success <div class="node-body blog-body">With cow-calf pairs out on pasture, here are seven resources for grazing success.</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/time-pasture-turnout-plus-7-resources-grazing-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/time-pasture-turnout-plus-7-resources-grazing-success#comments Pasture Health Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 11 Jun 2014 10:00:00 +0000 73851 at http://beefmagazine.com Grasshoppers May Threaten Rangeland http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/grasshoppers-may-threaten-rangeland <div class="field-byline"> Southwest Farm Press </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It's egg-hatching season for grasshoppers all across the West and already a large batch of grasshoppers have invaded northern New Mexico, especially in Albuquerque and across Bernalillo County. The pesky creatures can be found on roadways, sidewalks and front porches making for an unsightly mess and threaten local nurseries and homes where plants and shrubs are subject to destruction.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/grasshoppers-may-threaten-rangeland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/grasshoppers-may-threaten-rangeland#comments Pasture Health Tips For Profit Sat, 24 May 2014 21:54:00 +0000 75411 at http://beefmagazine.com See Mob Grazing In Action http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/see-mob-grazing-action <div class="field-byline"> Lon Tonneson for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Three South Dakota ranchers offer mob grazing tips, how-to advice and anecdotes in three videos shot by South Dakota State University staff.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/see-mob-grazing-action" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/see-mob-grazing-action#comments Pasture Health Tips For Profit Mon, 19 May 2014 18:45:00 +0000 75281 at http://beefmagazine.com