Beef Quality http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/30131/more en Meat Market Update | Out-front prices compete with formula and negotiated prices http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-out-front-prices-compete-formula-and-negotiated-prices <div class="node-body video-body">The most important item this week was that the out-front prices were very close to the current formula and negotiated prices, which has not been the case for quite some time. </div> <div class="field-byline"> By Ed Czerwien, USDA Market News Reporter </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-out-front-prices-compete-formula-and-negotiated-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-out-front-prices-compete-formula-and-negotiated-prices#comments Beef Quality Cattle Markets Thu, 28 Jul 2016 14:27:00 +0000 103411 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 ways to celebrate National Chili Dog Day http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-ways-celebrate-national-chili-dog-day <div class="node-body blog-body">Grab a package of all-beef hot dogs, fire up the grill and get ready to celebrate National Chili Dog Day in style with these five popular recipes from each region of the country.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-ways-celebrate-national-chili-dog-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-ways-celebrate-national-chili-dog-day#comments Beef Quality Beef Quality Beef Demand Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 28 Jul 2016 10:00:00 +0000 103381 at http://beefmagazine.com Washington Post needs to fact check before publishing another anti-meat article http://beefmagazine.com/blog/washington-post-needs-fact-check-publishing-another-anti-meat-article <div class="node-body blog-body">The Washington Post takes aim at the beef industry again. Today’s blog breaks apart the misinformation presented, line by line.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/washington-post-needs-fact-check-publishing-another-anti-meat-article" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/washington-post-needs-fact-check-publishing-another-anti-meat-article#comments Beef Quality Ranch Management Beef Quality Retail Sustainability BEEF Daily Wed, 27 Jul 2016 10:00:00 +0000 103361 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 Trending Headlines: Extra checkoff dollar makes a difference; PLUS: conservatives and liberals differ on food issues http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/5-trending-headlines-extra-checkoff-dollar-makes-difference-plus-conservatives-and-libe <div class="node-body gallery-body">There’s news you can use in this week’s Trending Headlines. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/5-trending-headlines-extra-checkoff-dollar-makes-difference-plus-conservatives-and-libe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/5-trending-headlines-extra-checkoff-dollar-makes-difference-plus-conservatives-and-libe#comments Beef Quality Tue, 26 Jul 2016 13:32:00 +0000 103351 at http://beefmagazine.com Meat Market Update | Sales volume jumps as buyers refill shelves http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-sales-volume-jumps-buyers-refill-shelves <div class="node-body video-body">Sales volume jumped compared to the previous holiday shortened week as meat buyers refilled shelves. The Choice-Select spread continues to run well above last year even though finished cattle are grading a higher percent Choice and Prime, which reflects something about the current demand for Choice steaks.</div> <div class="field-byline"> By Ed Czerwien, USDA Market News Reporter </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-sales-volume-jumps-buyers-refill-shelves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-sales-volume-jumps-buyers-refill-shelves#comments Beef Quality Cattle Markets Thu, 21 Jul 2016 14:27:00 +0000 103251 at http://beefmagazine.com Top 10 issues facing beef producers http://beefmagazine.com/blog/top-10-issues-facing-beef-producers <div class="node-body blog-body">The challenges ahead for beef producers are many, but they’re not insurmountable. Here are the Top 10 challenges ahead for the rest of the year, as identified by BEEF editors.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/top-10-issues-facing-beef-producers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/top-10-issues-facing-beef-producers#comments Ranch Management Beef Quality Cattle Markets Government Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Thu, 21 Jul 2016 10:00:00 +0000 103221 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 tips for better beef quality http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/5-tips-better-beef-quality <div class="field-byline"> By Jill Loehr for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tips from the Beef Quality Assurance program to make handling and vaccinating less stressful for the animals and handlers.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/5-tips-better-beef-quality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/5-tips-better-beef-quality#comments Cattle Handling Ranch Management Beef Quality Tips For Profit Wed, 20 Jul 2016 18:38:00 +0000 103241 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 grilling tips from the pros http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-grilling-tips-pros <div class="node-body blog-body">Want to achieve the perfect grill? Try these tips from the pros to prepare a steakhouse quality steak. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-grilling-tips-pros" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-grilling-tips-pros#comments Beef Quality Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 20 Jul 2016 10:00:00 +0000 103191 at http://beefmagazine.com USDA proposes changes to beef and soybean checkoff programs http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/usda-proposes-changes-beef-and-soybean-checkoff-programs <div class="field-byline"> Feedstuffs </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Changes to the checkoff could allow producers to determine how their dollars are spent.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/usda-proposes-changes-beef-and-soybean-checkoff-programs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/usda-proposes-changes-beef-and-soybean-checkoff-programs#comments Regulation Beef Quality Government Beef Advocacy Tue, 19 Jul 2016 20:00:00 +0000 103201 at http://beefmagazine.com Meat Market Update | Beef prices suffer during "Dog Days of Summer" http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-beef-prices-suffer-during-dog-days-summer <div class="node-body video-body">The Choice cutout continues to follow normal declining prices during the "Dog Days" of summer when beef sales suffer. Very hot weather normally slows beef sales down and meat buyers become more cautious; prices have been following the trends set in 2013 and 2015. </div> <div class="field-byline"> By Ed Czerwien, USDA Market News Reporter </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-beef-prices-suffer-during-dog-days-summer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-beef-prices-suffer-during-dog-days-summer#comments Beef Quality Cattle Markets Thu, 14 Jul 2016 14:27:00 +0000 103041 at http://beefmagazine.com