Beef Quality http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/30131/more en Activists attempt to save Fort Worth Stock Show Steer from packing plant http://beefmagazine.com/blog/activists-attempt-save-fort-worth-stock-show-steer-packing-plant <div class="node-body blog-body">The Internet trolls are out in full force, this time criticizing a teenager’s character for selling her market steer for beef at the Fort Worth Stock Show.</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/activists-attempt-save-fort-worth-stock-show-steer-packing-plant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/activists-attempt-save-fort-worth-stock-show-steer-packing-plant#comments Cow-Calf Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality People Animal Activists BEEF Daily Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97961 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> <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/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 New study shows vegans are unhappy & sick more often http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-study-shows-vegans-are-unhappy-sick-more-often <div class="node-body blog-body">A new study shows that vegetarians are more often ill and have a lower quality of living than meat eaters. </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/new-study-shows-vegans-are-unhappy-sick-more-often" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-study-shows-vegans-are-unhappy-sick-more-often#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality People Business Animal Activists BEEF Daily Mon, 08 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97821 at http://beefmagazine.com Meat Market Update | Daily cutout sees boost during normal seasonal decline http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-daily-cutout-sees-boost-during-normal-seasonal-decline <div class="node-body video-body">The weekly average Choice cutout continues to follow the normal seasonal decline, but the daily cutout has shown a couple of days of upward movement this week after the $17 decline. </div> <div class="field-byline"> By Ed Czerwien, USDA Market News Reporter </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-daily-cutout-sees-boost-during-normal-seasonal-decline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-daily-cutout-sees-boost-during-normal-seasonal-decline#comments Beef Demand Cattle Markets Thu, 04 Feb 2016 15:27:00 +0000 97801 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>The weekly average Choice cutout continues to follow the normal seasonal decline, but the daily cutout has shown a couple of days of upward movement this week after the $17 decline.</p> Grass-fed growth brings challenges, opportunity and a few fringe benefits http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/grass-fed-growth-brings-challenges-opportunity-and-few-fringe-benefits <div class="field-byline"> By Jesse Bussard </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As consumer preferences change, cattle producers are taking advantage of the opportunities presented by growing niche markets. Here’s how grass-fed beef brings both challenges and opportunities for the beef business. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/grass-fed-growth-brings-challenges-opportunity-and-few-fringe-benefits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/grass-fed-growth-brings-challenges-opportunity-and-few-fringe-benefits#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Business Pasture Range Thu, 04 Feb 2016 13:39:00 +0000 97741 at http://beefmagazine.com So, is beef demand really that important? http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/so-beef-demand-really-important <div class="node-body article-body">As beef demand improves, it drives stronger spending at the consumer level – and cattle prices follow in a positive direction. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/so-beef-demand-really-important" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/so-beef-demand-really-important#comments Beef Quality Beef Demand Cattle Markets Thu, 04 Feb 2016 13:35:00 +0000 97771 at http://beefmagazine.com Prime Time Gala donates $289,000 in beef to South Dakota food banks http://beefmagazine.com/blog/prime-time-gala-donates-289000-beef-south-dakota-food-banks <div class="node-body blog-body">In just two years, the South Dakota Prime Time Gala has raised $289,000 to purchase beef for the state’s food banks. Here’s what you need to know about the upcoming event. </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/prime-time-gala-donates-289000-beef-south-dakota-food-banks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/prime-time-gala-donates-289000-beef-south-dakota-food-banks#comments Beef Quality Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality People Retail Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 04 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97721 at http://beefmagazine.com Beef & pork industries dodge $1 billion tariff with COOL repeal http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/beef-pork-industries-dodge-1-billion-tariff-cool-repeal <div class="field-byline"> By Harold Harpster </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Congress's kill of Country of Origin Labeling helped cattlemen and pork producers dodge a $1 billion retaliatory tariff bullet. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/beef-pork-industries-dodge-1-billion-tariff-cool-repeal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/beef-pork-industries-dodge-1-billion-tariff-cool-repeal#comments Regulation Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Retail Government Tips For Profit Wed, 03 Feb 2016 21:02:00 +0000 97731 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> <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/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 5 Trending Headlines: Cattle Inventory Report shows herd expansion, PLUS: The real story at MARC http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/5-trending-headlines-cattle-inventory-report-shows-herd-expansion-plus-real-story-marc <div class="node-body gallery-body">USDA Cattle Inventory Report shows aggressive expansion in 2015. Back on the ranch, what’s your attitude about cattle handling? That and more awaits you in this week’s Trending Headlines wrap-up. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/5-trending-headlines-cattle-inventory-report-shows-herd-expansion-plus-real-story-marc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/5-trending-headlines-cattle-inventory-report-shows-herd-expansion-plus-real-story-marc#comments Beef Quality Business Cattle Markets Mon, 01 Feb 2016 13:37:00 +0000 97591 at http://beefmagazine.com