Beef Quality http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/30131/more en Why reaching out to Northeast consumers is key for boosting beef demand http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-reaching-out-northeast-consumers-key-boosting-beef-demand <div class="node-body blog-body">Nearly 70 million people call the Northeast home; however, only 3% of the beef checkoff dollars are collected in that region. As a result, the Northeast Beef Promotion Initiative (NEBPI) was created to channel beef checkoff resources to promote beef in that area. Find out how NEBPI is promoting beef to urban consumers in today’s blog. </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/why-reaching-out-northeast-consumers-key-boosting-beef-demand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-reaching-out-northeast-consumers-key-boosting-beef-demand#comments Beef Quality Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Demand Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91641 at http://beefmagazine.com How youth Beef Ambassadors are tackling hot industry topics http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-youth-beef-ambassadors-are-tackling-hot-industry-topics <div class="node-body blog-body">The National Beef Ambassador Program is training youth spokespersons to advocate for the beef cattle industry. These youth advocates need support, whether it’s through sponsorships, volunteerism, or mentorship. Find out why these ambassadors are so effective at promoting the beef industry. </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/how-youth-beef-ambassadors-are-tackling-hot-industry-topics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-youth-beef-ambassadors-are-tackling-hot-industry-topics#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Demand People Retail Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:52:00 +0000 91621 at http://beefmagazine.com New poll asks about importance of rural development in small towns http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-poll-asks-about-importance-rural-development-small-towns <div class="node-body blog-body">Ranching families rely on the success of the neighboring small towns that support their rural communities, but as many rural areas lose young people to urban career opportunities, rural America is looking for ways to revitalize their towns. </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-poll-asks-about-importance-rural-development-small-towns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-poll-asks-about-importance-rural-development-small-towns#comments Cow-Calf Beef Quality Beef Demand People Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 27 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91581 at http://beefmagazine.com Sustainability: The beef industry is leading from the front http://beefmagazine.com/blog/sustainability-beef-industry-leading-front <div class="node-body blog-body">It is likely that no industry embodies sustainability more than the cattle industry. Thus, it only makes sense that we engage in and help shape what most everyone considers to be a major emphasis moving forward—sustainability. </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/sustainability-beef-industry-leading-front" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/sustainability-beef-industry-leading-front#comments Beef Quality Pasture Range Sustainability Tips For Profit My View From The Country Thu, 23 Jul 2015 15:05:00 +0000 91521 at http://beefmagazine.com Peterson Brothers share message with 4-H kids about ag advocacy http://beefmagazine.com/blog/peterson-brothers-share-message-4-h-kids-about-ag-advocacy <div class="node-body blog-body">As county fair season gets underway, let’s remember to instill the six pillars of Character Counts in today’s youth — responsibility, respect, trustworthiness, fairness, caring and citizenship. Perhaps one more pillar needs to be added to the 4-H program, which encourages 4-H youth to become leaders as adults; that pillar would be “advocacy.” Kansas farm boys, the Peterson brothers, share why advocacy is so important at an Oklahoma 4-H 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/peterson-brothers-share-message-4-h-kids-about-ag-advocacy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/peterson-brothers-share-message-4-h-kids-about-ag-advocacy#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 22 Jul 2015 21:16:00 +0000 91451 at http://beefmagazine.com Satirical video sparks debate with Congress about healthy school meals http://beefmagazine.com/blog/satirical-video-sparks-debate-congress-about-healthy-school-meals <div class="node-body blog-body">The nation’s school lunch program needs an overhaul, and the American Heart Association has created a satirical video to jumpstart conversations on this topic. Check out the video, plus see photos of school lunches from around the world. </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/satirical-video-sparks-debate-congress-about-healthy-school-meals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/satirical-video-sparks-debate-congress-about-healthy-school-meals#comments Beef Quality Retail Business Government Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 21 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91411 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 ag reads to kick off your Monday morning http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-ag-reads-kick-your-monday-morning <div class="node-body blog-body">From defending feedlots, to taking on Chipotle, to 4-H parents tackling county fair week and keeping kids busy on the ranch during summer, here are 4 agricultural reads worth reading this morning. </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/4-ag-reads-kick-your-monday-morning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-ag-reads-kick-your-monday-morning#comments Feedlots Beef Demand People Retail Business Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 20 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91381 at http://beefmagazine.com Tom Noffsinger: 5 end-goals of proper animal handling http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/tom-noffsinger-5-end-goals-proper-animal-handling <div class="node-body article-body">Every time you work cattle, it’s an opportunity to make it either a positive or negative experience for both you and the cattle. Make it a positive experience for your cattle and they will reward you.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/tom-noffsinger-5-end-goals-proper-animal-handling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/tom-noffsinger-5-end-goals-proper-animal-handling#comments Cattle Handling Beef Quality Business Thu, 16 Jul 2015 15:56:00 +0000 91301 at http://beefmagazine.com Hay Talk Part 2: 6 resources for making haylage-in-a-day & bale grazing, processing http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hay-talk-part-2-6-resources-making-haylage-day-bale-grazing-processing <div class="node-body blog-body">In week two of the “Hay Talk” series for July, BEEF Daily Editor Amanda Radke looks at two different methods to baling and feeding hay — haylage-in-a-day and bale grazing and processing. </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/hay-talk-part-2-6-resources-making-haylage-day-bale-grazing-processing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hay-talk-part-2-6-resources-making-haylage-day-bale-grazing-processing#comments Cow-Calf Beef Quality Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 16 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91251 at http://beefmagazine.com BEEF, Purdue launch Beef Roundtable http://beefmagazine.com/business/beef-purdue-launch-beef-roundtable <div class="field-byline"> Burt Rutherford </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The inaugural monthly, web-based video podcast, now available at beefmagazine.com and beefroundtable.com, features a look at the future of antibiotics in beef cattle production. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/business/beef-purdue-launch-beef-roundtable" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/business/beef-purdue-launch-beef-roundtable#comments Cow-Calf Beef Quality Business Tips For Profit Tue, 14 Jul 2015 21:10:00 +0000 91231 at http://beefmagazine.com