Cattle Feeding Systems http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/29409/more en Vermeer Debuts New Hay & Forage Equipment http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feeding-systems/vermeer-debuts-new-hay-forage-equipment <div class="field-byline"> By Joe Roybal </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Vermeer Corporation debuts new forage technology for the farm and ranch.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feeding-systems/vermeer-debuts-new-hay-forage-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feeding-systems/vermeer-debuts-new-hay-forage-equipment#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Beef Cattle Feed Thu, 04 Sep 2014 16:27:00 +0000 79331 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Vermeer&#39;s distinctive net wrap</p> Unorthodox Ration Balancing System Offers Advantages http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feeding-systems/unorthodox-ration-balancing-system-offers-advantages <div class="field-byline"> By: Alan Newport for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mark Bader, the proprietor of Free Choice Enterprises in Wisconsin, uses an unusual but potentially valuable method of balancing rations, including grazed-forage diets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feeding-systems/unorthodox-ration-balancing-system-offers-advantages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feeding-systems/unorthodox-ration-balancing-system-offers-advantages#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Tips For Profit Sun, 18 May 2014 14:03:00 +0000 75201 at http://beefmagazine.com Five Consultants Prognosticate The Future Of The Cattle Business http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/five-consultants-prognosticate-future-cattle-business <div class="field-byline"> Compiled by Kenneth Eng </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Five consulting nutritionists provide their thoughts on the U.S. cattle industry in 2013 as well as their prognosis for 2014 and beyond.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/five-consultants-prognosticate-future-cattle-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/five-consultants-prognosticate-future-cattle-business#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Cattle Prices Cattle Industry Structure Nutrition Mon, 03 Mar 2014 00:10:00 +0000 71831 at http://beefmagazine.com Consider Early Harvest To Provide Stalks And Relieve Pastures http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feeding-systems/consider-early-harvest-provide-stalks-and-relieve-pastures <div class="node-body article-body">"With no more yield potential to gain and fairly dry grain, consider harvesting corn early to get some stalks and provide respite for your pastures," advises Bruce Anderson, University of Nebraska-Lincoln forage specialist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feeding-systems/consider-early-harvest-provide-stalks-and-relieve-pastures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feeding-systems/consider-early-harvest-provide-stalks-and-relieve-pastures#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Tips For Profit Wed, 25 Sep 2013 14:40:00 +0000 64542 at http://beefmagazine.com Tips For Extending Fall And Winter Grazing http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/tips-extending-fall-and-winter-grazing <div class="field-byline"> By Heather Smith Thomas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When forage gets short, ranchers become innovative. Here is a roundup of some alternatives to extend fall and winter forages. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/tips-extending-fall-and-winter-grazing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/tips-extending-fall-and-winter-grazing#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Nutrition Sun, 01 Sep 2013 13:30:00 +0000 62382 at http://beefmagazine.com Cover Crop Use Growing As Corn/Soybeans Acreage On Upswing http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feeding-systems/cover-crop-use-growing-cornsoybeans-acreage-upswing <div class="field-byline"> Delta Farm Press </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A new survey shows that cover crop usage by farmers is on the upswing. The survey is the work of the Conservation and Technology Information Center and USDA’s Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feeding-systems/cover-crop-use-growing-cornsoybeans-acreage-upswing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feeding-systems/cover-crop-use-growing-cornsoybeans-acreage-upswing#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Tips For Profit Tue, 30 Jul 2013 22:29:00 +0000 60282 at http://beefmagazine.com Square Baling Is A Test Of Family’s Strength http://beefmagazine.com/blog/square-baling-test-family-s-strength <div class="node-body blog-body">Summer haying season is a time when working with family can be a little more challenging. How do you keep everyone on the same page during haying? </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/square-baling-test-family-s-strength" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/square-baling-test-family-s-strength#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Ranch Management People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 01 Jul 2013 10:19:00 +0000 58242 at http://beefmagazine.com Exploring New And Novel Cattle Feed Alternatives http://beefmagazine.com/blog/exploring-new-and-novel-cattle-feed-alternatives <div class="node-body blog-body">Despite the fact that more than 70% of the U.S. was impacted by a drought in 2012, the U.S. harvested 11.8 billion bu. of corn last year. One would think that a smaller U.S. cowherd combined with a corn surplus would translate into cheaper cattle feed prices, but competition from ethanol and the food industry means producers can expect continued high feed prices.</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/exploring-new-and-novel-cattle-feed-alternatives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/exploring-new-and-novel-cattle-feed-alternatives#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Beef Cattle Feed Ethanol Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 27 Feb 2013 09:25:00 +0000 51131 at http://beefmagazine.com U.S. Cattle Feedlots May Face Losses On High Feed Costs http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/us-cattle-feedlots-may-face-losses-high-feed-costs <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg Business Week </div> <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. cattle feedlots will have “slightly negative margins” this year amid high costs for livestock feed, says Michael Swanson, an agricultural economist at Wells Fargo & Co. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/us-cattle-feedlots-may-face-losses-high-feed-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/us-cattle-feedlots-may-face-losses-high-feed-costs#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Cattle Prices Tips For Profit Thu, 07 Feb 2013 02:15:00 +0000 50051 at http://beefmagazine.com Test Poor-Quality Forages For Cattle Feed http://beefmagazine.com/feed/test-poor-quality-forages <div class="field-byline"> The Lima (Ohio) News </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cattle producers who want to ensure a healthy, productive calving season might want to consider testing the nutritional values of forage supplies for their cattle feed. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feed/test-poor-quality-forages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feed/test-poor-quality-forages#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Beef Cattle Feed Tips For Profit Mon, 07 Jan 2013 21:52:00 +0000 48721 at http://beefmagazine.com