Beef Quality http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/30131/more en 3 things U.S. beef producers should celebrate this week http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-things-us-beef-producers-should-celebrate-week <div class="node-body blog-body">: Settling of the West Coast port labor dispute, a reasoned response from USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack regarding the dietary guidelines report, and a seat at the table to discuss sustainability are three happenings that U.S. beef producers can celebrate this week.</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/3-things-us-beef-producers-should-celebrate-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-things-us-beef-producers-should-celebrate-week#comments Environment Beef Quality Government My View From The Country Thu, 05 Mar 2015 15:48:00 +0000 87161 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 ranching lessons I learned from my employee and mentor http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-ranching-lessons-i-learned-my-employee-and-mentor <div class="node-body blog-body">Those who help us learn life’s important lessons don’t necessarily rank above us in age, title or responsibility.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/strategic-planning-ranch">Strategic Planning For The Ranch</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-ranching-lessons-i-learned-my-employee-and-mentor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-ranching-lessons-i-learned-my-employee-and-mentor#comments Ranch Management Beef Quality Tips For Profit Strategic Planning For The Ranch Wed, 04 Mar 2015 21:06:00 +0000 87131 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 beef headlines: Fat-fighting beef, Farmland movie, beef prices, grass-fed vs. grain-fed http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-beef-headlines-fat-fighting-beef-farmland-movie-beef-prices-grass-fed-vs-grain-fed <div class="node-body blog-body">In reflecting on recent consumer news about beef, it’s hard to tell whether March came in like a lion or a lamb. Here is a roundup of four beef headlines circulating in the mainstream media lately that ranchers should know about this week. </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-beef-headlines-fat-fighting-beef-farmland-movie-beef-prices-grass-fed-vs-grain-fed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-beef-headlines-fat-fighting-beef-farmland-movie-beef-prices-grass-fed-vs-grain-fed#comments Beef Quality Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 02 Mar 2015 10:28:00 +0000 86891 at http://beefmagazine.com Challenges converge on U.S. meats http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/challenges-converge-us-meats <div class="node-body article-body">“...the pressure for higher beef prices that accompanies limited supplies is running headlong into weaker export demand, aggravated by the strong dollar; domestic market disruptions and growing pork and poultry supplies that sharpen the competition among meat in the domestic market,” says Derrell Peel, Oklahoma State University Extension livestock marketing specialist. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/challenges-converge-us-meats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/challenges-converge-us-meats#comments Cattle Prices Beef Quality Sat, 28 Feb 2015 14:44:00 +0000 86871 at http://beefmagazine.com The beef industry carried a knife to a dietary guidelines gunfight http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-industry-carried-knife-dietary-guidelines-gunfight <div class="node-body blog-body">The beef industry needs to understand the battle we’re fighting and begin to use our greatest asset – the consumers of our product.</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/beef-industry-carried-knife-dietary-guidelines-gunfight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-industry-carried-knife-dietary-guidelines-gunfight#comments Beef Quality Business Government Animal Activists Beef Advocacy My View From The Country Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:59:00 +0000 86761 at http://beefmagazine.com Share this: 5 resources addressing hormones & beef http://beefmagazine.com/blog/share-5-resources-addressing-hormones-beef <div class="node-body blog-body">While hormones are naturally occurring in both people and the foods we eat, an increase in early onset puberty (before age 8 in girls and age 9 in boys) has many parents worried and looking for the culprit. Beef is drawing scrutiny from some parents, but this association isn’t based on facts. </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/share-5-resources-addressing-hormones-beef" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/share-5-resources-addressing-hormones-beef#comments Beef Quality Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 25 Feb 2015 20:50:00 +0000 86751 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 ways the government committee got it wrong on the dietary guidelines http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-government-committee-got-it-wrong-dietary-guidelines <div class="node-body blog-body">Here are three ways the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee got it wrong on their recommendations for a healthy diet. </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-ways-government-committee-got-it-wrong-dietary-guidelines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-government-committee-got-it-wrong-dietary-guidelines#comments Regulation Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:00:00 +0000 86651 at http://beefmagazine.com It’s time to burn our boats and signal no retreat to anti-meat activists http://beefmagazine.com/blog/it-s-time-burn-our-boats-and-signal-no-retreat-anti-meat-activists <div class="node-body blog-body">I don’t think I’ve ever before seen such a level of concern as that plaguing folks in the beef industry who have been dealing with the looming release of the 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans.</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/it-s-time-burn-our-boats-and-signal-no-retreat-anti-meat-activists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/it-s-time-burn-our-boats-and-signal-no-retreat-anti-meat-activists#comments Animal Welfare Beef Quality Animal Activists My View From The Country Thu, 19 Feb 2015 14:31:00 +0000 86571 at http://beefmagazine.com How does the beef industry know which issues are critical? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-does-beef-industry-know-which-issues-are-critical <div class="node-body blog-body">Livestock producers failed to appreciate early on the gravity of the animal welfare movement, and sustainability is likely the next such issue. </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/how-does-beef-industry-know-which-issues-are-critical" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-does-beef-industry-know-which-issues-are-critical#comments Animal Welfare Beef Quality Business Sustainability Tips For Profit My View From The Country Thu, 19 Feb 2015 14:31:00 +0000 86561 at http://beefmagazine.com 7 Trending Headlines: BSE rears its ugly head; and old rules of thumb can be misleading http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/7-trending-headlines-bse-rears-its-ugly-head-and-old-rules-thumb-can-be-misleading <div class="node-body gallery-body">The news has been wide ranging, capped by the announcement that Canada has discovered another case of BSE. But that’s not all the news that affects you. From animal welfare to wins and losses in court, the news has been varied and interesting. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/7-trending-headlines-bse-rears-its-ugly-head-and-old-rules-thumb-can-be-misleading" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/7-trending-headlines-bse-rears-its-ugly-head-and-old-rules-thumb-can-be-misleading#comments Animal Welfare Business Mon, 16 Feb 2015 16:23:00 +0000 86461 at http://beefmagazine.com