Beef Quality http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/30131/more en Status Of U.S. Beef Supply Is Certain, Beef Demand Is Not http://beefmagazine.com/blog/status-us-beef-supply-certain-beef-demand-not <div class="node-body blog-body">The one beef industry certainty is a tight supply, while the main area of uncertainty is beef demand. </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/status-us-beef-supply-certain-beef-demand-not" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/status-us-beef-supply-certain-beef-demand-not#comments Cattle Industry Structure Beef Demand Sustainability My View From The Country Thu, 25 Sep 2014 19:15:00 +0000 80231 at http://beefmagazine.com Do GMO Feeds Harm Livestock? http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/do-gmo-feeds-harm-livestock <div class="node-body article-body">Scientific review shows no adverse effects of feeding genetically-engineered feeds to livestock.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/do-gmo-feeds-harm-livestock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/do-gmo-feeds-harm-livestock#comments Beef Quality Beef Safety Wed, 24 Sep 2014 20:59:00 +0000 80191 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Delivering feed</p> Huh? Some See Industry’s Beef Quality Progress As Bad News http://beefmagazine.com/blog/huh-some-see-industry-s-beef-quality-progress-bad-news <div class="node-body blog-body">With today’s price levels, it seems that everyone is looking for a reason to make it go lower. Whatever your thoughts on beef quality changes, we can’t ignore what that improvement has meant to beef demand.</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/huh-some-see-industry-s-beef-quality-progress-bad-news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/huh-some-see-industry-s-beef-quality-progress-bad-news#comments Beef Quality My View From The Country Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:33:00 +0000 79941 at http://beefmagazine.com Checkoff Reform On The Way, Vows USDA Secretary Vilsack http://beefmagazine.com/blog/checkoff-reform-way-vows-usda-secretary-vilsack <div class="node-body blog-body">USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack has vowed to reform the checkoff, after the National Farmers Union announced its self-removal from the working group for the program. </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/checkoff-reform-way-vows-usda-secretary-vilsack" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/checkoff-reform-way-vows-usda-secretary-vilsack#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 11 Sep 2014 10:02:00 +0000 79571 at http://beefmagazine.com Will Quality Beef Be The Industry’s Nirvana? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/will-quality-beef-be-industry-s-nirvana <div class="node-body blog-body">With record cash returns/cow in the cards for this year and next, and possibly longer, the signal is sent to rebuild the cowherd. The question is, how can we rebuild numbers and still keep prices at a profitable level?</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/will-quality-beef-be-industry-s-nirvana" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/will-quality-beef-be-industry-s-nirvana#comments Beef Quality Beef Advocacy BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:23:00 +0000 79551 at http://beefmagazine.com BEEF, TAMU & Merial Team Up For New Interactive Contest http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-tamu-merial-team-new-interactive-contest <div class="node-body blog-body">The contest is designed to help cattle producers better understand the relationship between cattle efficiency and profitability, and an important facet of the exercise will deal with the role of RFI. </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/beef-tamu-merial-team-new-interactive-contest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-tamu-merial-team-new-interactive-contest#comments Efficiency Contest Beef Quality Ranch Management BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:07:00 +0000 79141 at http://beefmagazine.com Energy-Guzzling Billionaire Gives Up Burgers For The Environment http://beefmagazine.com/blog/energy-guzzling-billionaire-gives-burgers-environment <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>There&rsquo;s at least a little bit of hypocrisy in all of us. We all, at times, don&rsquo;t fully walk our talk, and that&rsquo;s just plain human nature. Some hypocrisy is so subtle that it takes a bit of background knowledge and a little ruminating to appreciate, while other incidents slap you across the face with their immediate clarity.</p></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/energy-guzzling-billionaire-gives-burgers-environment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/energy-guzzling-billionaire-gives-burgers-environment#comments Environment Beef Quality Ranch Management Sustainability BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:35:00 +0000 78991 at http://beefmagazine.com How To Determine A Beef Quality Grade http://beefmagazine.com/efficiency-contest/how-determine-beef-quality-grade <div class="node-body video-body">Dr. Dan Hale, Texas A&M, explains how marbling, color and carcass maturity help determine beef quality grade. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/efficiency-contest/how-determine-beef-quality-grade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/efficiency-contest/how-determine-beef-quality-grade#comments Efficiency Contest Beef Quality Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:43:00 +0000 78891 at http://beefmagazine.com How Tenderness Is Measured In A Beef Carcass http://beefmagazine.com/efficiency-contest/how-tenderness-measured-beef-carcass <div class="node-body video-body">Hannah Lairdand and Tanner Lukemeyer, Texas A&M Sensory Testing Facility, explain how the Warner-Bratzler Shear Force Protocol is done on meat cuts. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/efficiency-contest/how-tenderness-measured-beef-carcass" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/efficiency-contest/how-tenderness-measured-beef-carcass#comments Efficiency Contest Beef Quality Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:43:00 +0000 78881 at http://beefmagazine.com Should We Meet Consumer Desires, Or Educate Them? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/should-we-meet-consumer-desires-or-educate-them <div class="node-body blog-body">Every person I know who has ventured into a branded beef direct marketing system has undergone a fairly radical transformation – changing their focus from cattle to beef, and from markets to consumers.</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/should-we-meet-consumer-desires-or-educate-them" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/should-we-meet-consumer-desires-or-educate-them#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Beef Advocacy My View From The Country Thu, 14 Aug 2014 20:03:00 +0000 78501 at http://beefmagazine.com