Animal Welfare http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/30091/more en Chipotle sparks farmer outrage over soda cup http://beefmagazine.com/blog/chipotle-sparks-farmer-outrage-over-soda-cup <div class="node-body blog-body">Three points we need to be making to consumers about Chipotle’s false claims regarding animal agriculture.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/chipotle-sparks-farmer-outrage-over-soda-cup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/chipotle-sparks-farmer-outrage-over-soda-cup#comments Animal Welfare Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 09 Aug 2016 10:00:00 +0000 103861 at http://beefmagazine.com Activists push for vegan lifestyle through billboard campaigns http://beefmagazine.com/blog/activists-push-vegan-lifestyle-through-billboard-campaigns <div class="node-body blog-body">Activist billboards encourage road travelers to adopt a vegan lifestyle. Here’s how the beef industry should respond. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/activists-push-vegan-lifestyle-through-billboard-campaigns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/activists-push-vegan-lifestyle-through-billboard-campaigns#comments Animal Welfare Beef Quality People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 31 May 2016 10:00:00 +0000 101901 at http://beefmagazine.com How BQA could help grow relationships with consumers http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-bqa-could-help-grow-relationships-consumers <div class="node-body blog-body">Today’s consumer cares about beef quality, taste, nutrition, and safety. They also care about animal welfare, antibiotic use, and the health of the animal. Here is how the Beef Quality Assurance program helps to address these consumer concerns.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-bqa-could-help-grow-relationships-consumers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-bqa-could-help-grow-relationships-consumers#comments Cattle Handling Animal Welfare Beef Quality Beef Quality Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 23 May 2016 10:00:00 +0000 101561 at http://beefmagazine.com Beef sustainability and consumer perception - change happens http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/beef-sustainability-and-consumer-perception-change-happens <div class="field-byline"> By Bryan Weech </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With the animal activist community successfully effecting change in the pork and egg industry, a logical question is, will activists now set their sights on the beef industry?</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/beef-sustainability-and-consumer-perception-change-happens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/beef-sustainability-and-consumer-perception-change-happens#comments Animal Welfare Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Sustainability Thu, 14 Apr 2016 18:04:00 +0000 100171 at http://beefmagazine.com Animal rights groups use faith outreach, click activism to reach followers http://beefmagazine.com/blog/animal-rights-groups-use-faith-outreach-click-activism-reach-followers <div class="node-body blog-body">People want to be involved. They want to feel like they are a part of something. Social media is a tool that provides this opportunity with little effort. All they have to do to participate is click “Like,” or “hashtag” something.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/animal-rights-groups-use-faith-outreach-click-activism-reach-followers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/animal-rights-groups-use-faith-outreach-click-activism-reach-followers#comments Animal Welfare Beef Quality Vet&#039;s Opinion Mon, 08 Feb 2016 17:53:00 +0000 97861 at http://beefmagazine.com Wendy’s addresses antibiotic use in beef production http://beefmagazine.com/blog/wendy-s-addresses-antibiotic-use-beef-production <div class="node-body blog-body">“The best beef comes from healthy, well-cared for animals. A sick animal needs to be treated, and you won’t hear differently from us,” said Liliana Esposito, Wendy’s chief communications officer.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/wendy-s-addresses-antibiotic-use-beef-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/wendy-s-addresses-antibiotic-use-beef-production#comments Animal Welfare Ranch Management Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 02 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97611 at http://beefmagazine.com How HSUS is attempting to ban bacon & eggs in Massachusetts http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-hsus-attempting-ban-bacon-eggs-massachusetts <div class="node-body blog-body">The Humane Society of the United States has introduced a ballot measure in Massachusetts to ban the sales of pork and eggs produced from modern facilities. This doesn’t bode well for both farmers and consumers. Here’s what you need to know. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-hsus-attempting-ban-bacon-eggs-massachusetts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-hsus-attempting-ban-bacon-eggs-massachusetts#comments Regulation Animal Welfare Retail Animal Activists BEEF Daily Mon, 24 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92491 at http://beefmagazine.com How an HSUS employee scandal reveals incompetency of animal rights organization http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-hsus-employee-scandal-reveals-incompetency-animal-rights-organization <div class="node-body blog-body">An employee of the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) has been accused of embezzling more than $31,000 in funds from donors. What’s worse is how HSUS manages the money it receives from well-intentioned animal lovers. Find out why in today’s blog. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-hsus-employee-scandal-reveals-incompetency-animal-rights-organization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-hsus-employee-scandal-reveals-incompetency-animal-rights-organization#comments Animal Welfare Cow-Calf Business Animal Activists BEEF Daily Wed, 24 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90621 at http://beefmagazine.com Why the NYT article on MARC is wrong & what it might mean for animal ag research http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/why-nyt-article-marc-wrong-what-it-might-mean-animal-ag-research <div class="field-byline"> By Alison Van Eenennaam </div> <div class="node-body article-body">ack in January, The New York Times published an article that painted the U.S. Meat Animal Research Center in a very negative light. Will the fallout from that article stifle future research in animal agriculture? </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/why-nyt-article-marc-wrong-what-it-might-mean-animal-ag-research" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/why-nyt-article-marc-wrong-what-it-might-mean-animal-ag-research#comments Animal Welfare Beef Quality Wed, 03 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 89831 at http://beefmagazine.com Why I disagree with Temple Grandin on reteaching predator instincts in cattle http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-i-disagree-temple-grandin-reteaching-predator-instincts-cattle <div class="node-body blog-body">Temple Grandin recently generated some controversy over her comments that ranchers need to reteach their herds to have better protective instincts against predators. Here’s why I believe “re-wilding” cattle is a bad idea and docility should be a top priority for today’s cattle producers. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-i-disagree-temple-grandin-reteaching-predator-instincts-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-i-disagree-temple-grandin-reteaching-predator-instincts-cattle#comments Cattle Handling Seedstock Animal Welfare Cow-Calf Ranch Management Beef Quality Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 29 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88841 at http://beefmagazine.com