Animal Welfare http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/30091/more en Merck Offers Zilmax Progress Report; Announces New Label Approval http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/merck-offers-zilmax-progress-report-announces-new-label-approval <div class="node-body article-body">Merck Animal Health provides a progress report on Zilmax safety studies, and announces a new FDA-approved label for “component feeding” of the beta agonist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/merck-offers-zilmax-progress-report-announces-new-label-approval" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/merck-offers-zilmax-progress-report-announces-new-label-approval#comments Animal Welfare Beef Quality Feedlots Wed, 05 Nov 2014 21:11:00 +0000 81831 at http://beefmagazine.com burt rutherford, feedlot cattle Merck Releases Zilmax Progress Report; Announces New Label Approval http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/merck-releases-zilmax-progress-report-announces-new-label-approval <div class="field-byline"> Merck Animal Health </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Merck Animal Health is announcing significant progress in the implementation of its <a href="http://www.merck-animal-health-usa.com/news/2013-8-13.aspx" target="_blank">Zilmax Five-Step Plan</a>. With insights from the company&rsquo;s advisory board, an extensive assessment and analysis of existing, as well as new, product data, was conducted. Additionally, Merck Animal Health obtained the input of industry experts, business partners and customers about the product and its use.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/merck-releases-zilmax-progress-report-announces-new-label-approval" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/merck-releases-zilmax-progress-report-announces-new-label-approval#comments Animal Welfare Beef Quality Cattle Marketing Feedlots Wed, 05 Nov 2014 18:19:00 +0000 81811 at http://beefmagazine.com Meet Anne Burkholder, 2014 BEEF Trailblazer Award Winner http://beefmagazine.com/people/meet-anne-burkholder-2014-beef-trailblazer-award-winner <div class="node-body gallery-body">Anne Burkholder is a Florida city kid who now owns and operates a Nebraska feedyard and is one of the beef industry's leading advocates to consumers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/people/meet-anne-burkholder-2014-beef-trailblazer-award-winner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/people/meet-anne-burkholder-2014-beef-trailblazer-award-winner#comments Animal Welfare Feedlots People Tue, 04 Nov 2014 04:09:00 +0000 81771 at http://beefmagazine.com How Doing Things Right Pays Off http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-doing-things-right-pays <div class="node-body blog-body">According to K-State’s Dan Thomson, everyone in the beef business is on the same team and everyone is better served when everybody communicates. He did plenty of communicating during a recent chef’s tour.</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/how-doing-things-right-pays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-doing-things-right-pays#comments Animal Welfare Beef Advocacy BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 25 Jun 2014 14:49:00 +0000 76601 at http://beefmagazine.com Research Illuminates Need For More Beef Production Awareness http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/research-illuminates-need-more-beef-production-awareness <div class="field-byline"> Glynn Tonsor, Christopher Wolf and Melissa McKendree </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Public interest in beef cattle welfare is growing in the U.S. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/research-illuminates-need-more-beef-production-awareness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/research-illuminates-need-more-beef-production-awareness#comments Animal Welfare Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Advocacy Wed, 04 Jun 2014 02:20:00 +0000 75831 at http://beefmagazine.com Barnum & Bailey Shows The HSUS Juggernaut Isn’t Invincible http://beefmagazine.com/blog/barnum-bailey-shows-hsus-juggernaut-isn-t-invincible <div class="node-body blog-body">Just the mention of those four little letters – HSUS – can evoke strong emotions in most cattlemen. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/my-view-country"> My View From The Country</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/barnum-bailey-shows-hsus-juggernaut-isn-t-invincible" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/barnum-bailey-shows-hsus-juggernaut-isn-t-invincible#comments Animal Welfare People Animal Activists My View From The Country Thu, 29 May 2014 21:24:00 +0000 75591 at http://beefmagazine.com International Beef Cattle Welfare Symposium Set For July 16-18 In Ames, IA http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/international-beef-cattle-welfare-symposium-set-july-16-18-ames-ia <div class="node-body article-body">The symposium will bring together a diverse audience of beef industry people to discuss welfare issues certain to impact and change the beef cattle industry, </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/international-beef-cattle-welfare-symposium-set-july-16-18-ames-ia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/international-beef-cattle-welfare-symposium-set-july-16-18-ames-ia#comments Cattle Handling Animal Welfare Cattle Industry Structure Vaccination Tips For Profit Tue, 13 May 2014 20:05:00 +0000 75011 at http://beefmagazine.com Consumers Hear Only Half The Story On Food-Borne Illness http://beefmagazine.com/blog/consumers-hear-only-half-story-food-borne-illness <div class="node-body blog-body">When activist groups and media sensationalize food-bone illness outbreaks without providing the context of the overwhelming safety of the U.S. food supply, they do a disservice to consumers, government and industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/vets-opinion">Vet&#039;s Opinion</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/consumers-hear-only-half-story-food-borne-illness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/consumers-hear-only-half-story-food-borne-illness#comments Animal Welfare Beef Quality Vet&#039;s Opinion Wed, 26 Mar 2014 03:08:00 +0000 72841 at http://beefmagazine.com What Do We Do About The .01 Percent Of Producers Who Actually Abuse Animals? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-do-we-do-about-01-percent-producers-who-actually-abuse-animals <div class="node-body blog-body">Another disturbing video surfaced this week showing animal abuse. Given the frailty of the human condition, it may be that the industry can never totally eliminate these kind of events from happening. But that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t keep trying.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/my-view-country"> My View From The Country</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-do-we-do-about-01-percent-producers-who-actually-abuse-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-do-we-do-about-01-percent-producers-who-actually-abuse-animals#comments Animal Welfare Beef Quality My View From The Country Thu, 14 Nov 2013 21:54:00 +0000 68061 at http://beefmagazine.com How Beta-Agonists Figure Into Fatigued-Cattle Syndrome http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/how-beta-agonists-figure-fatigued-cattle-syndrome <div class="node-body article-body">Rather than a singular cause, Dan Thomson, KSU, says beta-agonists are likely one of many contributors to what is called fatigued-cattle syndrome.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/how-beta-agonists-figure-fatigued-cattle-syndrome" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/how-beta-agonists-figure-fatigued-cattle-syndrome#comments Animal Welfare Beef Quality Health Beef Safety Thu, 24 Oct 2013 14:15:00 +0000 67102 at http://beefmagazine.com