Beef Quality http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/30131/more en 3 must-read beef headlines to kick off your Monday morning http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-must-read-beef-headlines-kick-your-monday-morning <div class="node-body blog-body">This week’s roundup of positive beef headlines includes five myths debunked, a former vegetarian praising the sustainability of beef cattle production, and how cattle might be the cure for Ebola. Check out these must-read beef headlines this morning. </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/3-must-read-beef-headlines-kick-your-monday-morning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-must-read-beef-headlines-kick-your-monday-morning#comments Beef Quality Beef Quality Retail Business Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88761 at http://beefmagazine.com Grazing Series Part 4: 7 resources for pasture management in times of drought http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-4-7-resources-pasture-management-times-drought <div class="node-body blog-body">Is a serious drought looming, and are you ready for one? In the fourth installment of our April Grazing Series, we revisit seven BEEF magazine resources for managing pastures in times of dry conditions. </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/grazing-series-part-4-7-resources-pasture-management-times-drought" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-4-7-resources-pasture-management-times-drought#comments Cow-Calf Pasture Health Beef Quality Business Pasture Range Drought Management BEEF Daily Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88701 at http://beefmagazine.com As we prepare for Earth Day 2050, consumers and farmers have work to do http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/we-prepare-earth-day-2050-consumers-and-farmers-have-work-do <div class="field-byline"> By; Ron Torell, Nevada Cattlemen’s Association president </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Much of the consuming public doesn’t realize that well-managed grazing of rangelands, grasslands, and pastures is the most sustainable form of agriculture known.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/we-prepare-earth-day-2050-consumers-and-farmers-have-work-do" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/we-prepare-earth-day-2050-consumers-and-farmers-have-work-do#comments Cow-Calf Pasture Health Beef Quality Beef Quality Pasture Range Earth Day Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88661 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 Earth Day blogs worth reading today http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-earth-day-blogs-worth-reading-today <div class="node-body blog-body">Earth Day is April 22, and this commemorative day offers a great opportunity to highlight how farmers and ranchers are stewards of the land. Here are four Earth Day blogs worth reading.</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/4-earth-day-blogs-worth-reading-today" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-earth-day-blogs-worth-reading-today#comments Pasture Health Beef Quality Retail Pasture Range Earth Day BEEF Daily Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88671 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 things to cross off your to-do list before breeding season begins http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-things-cross-your-do-list-breeding-season-begins <div class="node-body blog-body">Are you sure your herd bulls are fertile? Have you administered pre-breeding vaccinations to the cows? Do you have plans to control parasites and flies this grazing season? What about the calves? Here are four things to get done before the breeding season begins. </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/4-things-cross-your-do-list-breeding-season-begins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-things-cross-your-do-list-breeding-season-begins#comments Cattle Handling Cow-Calf Beef Quality Vaccination Parasites Business Health Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 21 Apr 2015 10:11:00 +0000 88641 at http://beefmagazine.com Q&A: Nutrition author says dietary recommendations are “shockingly” unscientific http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/qa-nutrition-author-says-dietary-recommendations-are-shockingly-unscientific <div class="node-body article-body">Find out author Nina Teicholz's conclusions on red meat in the diet and why she thought the recent report of the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee was disturbingly unscientific.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/qa-nutrition-author-says-dietary-recommendations-are-shockingly-unscientific" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/qa-nutrition-author-says-dietary-recommendations-are-shockingly-unscientific#comments Regulation Beef Quality Mon, 20 Apr 2015 18:43:00 +0000 88631 at http://beefmagazine.com Cattle aren’t the water guzzlers they’re made out to be http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cattle-aren-t-water-guzzlers-they-re-made-out-be <div class="node-body blog-body">Steve Kay showcases how beef’s water usage is actually improving, plus, some useful trivia to help you the next time this environmental discussion comes up. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/meat-matters">Meat Matters</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cattle-aren-t-water-guzzlers-they-re-made-out-be" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cattle-aren-t-water-guzzlers-they-re-made-out-be#comments Environment Beef Quality Government Meat Matters Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:25:00 +0000 88611 at http://beefmagazine.com Grazing Series Part 3: Questions to ask before planting cover crops, alfalfa & perennial grasses on irrigated pastures http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-3-questions-ask-planting-cover-crops-alfalfa-perennial-grasses-irrigated-pa <div class="node-body blog-body">Do cover crops pencil out? What should I plant in my irrigated pastures? Should I plant companion crops in new alfalfa stands? The third installment in April’s Grazing Series asks and answers these three questions. </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/grazing-series-part-3-questions-ask-planting-cover-crops-alfalfa-perennial-grasses-irrigated-pa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-3-questions-ask-planting-cover-crops-alfalfa-perennial-grasses-irrigated-pa#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Cow-Calf Pasture Health Beef Quality Pasture Range Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88461 at http://beefmagazine.com Energy outlook shows promise for good grilling demand http://beefmagazine.com/blog/energy-outlook-shows-promise-good-grilling-demand <div class="node-body blog-body">Last November, when the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) opted to keep the supply of crude oil flowing, it set off a remarkable freefall in energy prices that continues to benefit U.S. consumers. </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-outlook-shows-promise-good-grilling-demand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/energy-outlook-shows-promise-good-grilling-demand#comments Beef Quality Sustainability BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 15 Apr 2015 14:47:00 +0000 88451 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Steaks on the grill</p> 3 articles that highlight the media's coverage of agriculture's water usage http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-articles-highlight-medias-coverage-agricultures-water-usage <div class="node-body blog-body">National coverage of the ongoing drought in California seems to be stoking consumer concern about water usage in food production, with beef being singled out as a big user of water. How should the meat industry respond?</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/3-articles-highlight-medias-coverage-agricultures-water-usage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-articles-highlight-medias-coverage-agricultures-water-usage#comments Pasture Health Beef Quality Retail Business Pasture Range Sustainability BEEF Daily Wed, 15 Apr 2015 10:05:00 +0000 88441 at http://beefmagazine.com