2012 Cattle Industry Convention http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/30151/more en Featured Keynotes At Cattle Industry Convention Include Inspirational Couple Behind The Blind Side And FOX Business Channel Host http://beefmagazine.com/2012-cattle-industry-convention/featured-keynotes-cattle-industry-convention-include-inspirational-c <div class="field-byline"> NCBA Release </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> The&nbsp;<a href="http://www.beefusa.org">National Cattlemen&rsquo;s Beef Association</a> (NCBA) is pleased to announce the lineup of speakers for the 2013 Cattle Industry Convention in Tampa, F</p></div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/2012-cattle-industry-convention/featured-keynotes-cattle-industry-convention-include-inspirational-c" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/2012-cattle-industry-convention/featured-keynotes-cattle-industry-convention-include-inspirational-c#comments 2012 Cattle Industry Convention Mon, 04 Feb 2013 20:00:00 +0000 49931 at http://beefmagazine.com More Than 200 Youth Participate In NCBA Cattle Judging Contest http://beefmagazine.com/2012-cattle-industry-convention/more-200-youth-participate-ncba-cattle-judging-contest <div class="field-byline"> From National Cattlemen&#039;s Beef Association </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> More than 200 youth from 25 states participated Feb. 3 in a youth cattle judging contest held in conjunction with the 2012 Cattle Industry Convention and National Cattlemen&rsquo;s Beef Association (NCBA) Trade Show in Nashville, Tenn. The young people competed for honors and cash prizes in the fourth annual competition. The contest is sponsored by Farm Credit, and livestock panels were sponsored by Priefert Ranch Equipment.<br /> </p></div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/2012-cattle-industry-convention/more-200-youth-participate-ncba-cattle-judging-contest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/2012-cattle-industry-convention/more-200-youth-participate-ncba-cattle-judging-contest#comments 2012 Cattle Industry Convention 2012 Cattle Industry Convention Mon, 13 Feb 2012 20:08:00 +0000 29261 at http://beefmagazine.com Weather Worries To Lessen In 2012 http://beefmagazine.com/disaster/weather-worries-lessen-2012 <div class="node-body article-body">“We’re pretty confident this El Niño event has already started. That’s part of the reason we’re seeing moisture in Eastern Texas. As this thing keeps rolling forward, it’s going to have a strong impact on our weather come this spring and summer.” </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/disaster/weather-worries-lessen-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/disaster/weather-worries-lessen-2012#comments 2012 Cattle Industry Convention Disaster & Drought Thu, 09 Feb 2012 22:26:00 +0000 29071 at http://beefmagazine.com Tips On The Art And Science Of Getting 'Em Bred http://beefmagazine.com/genetics/tips-art-and-science-getting-em-bred <div class="node-body article-body">If you look at the averages, where would you guess the most room for improvement lies in increasing the cash flow and, therefore, the potential profitability of a beef cattle operation? </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/genetics/tips-art-and-science-getting-em-bred" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/genetics/tips-art-and-science-getting-em-bred#comments 2012 Cattle Industry Convention Breeding Systems Ranch Management Cattle Genetics Tips For Profit Thu, 09 Feb 2012 22:26:00 +0000 29061 at http://beefmagazine.com The Cattle Market: How High Can It Go? http://beefmagazine.com/marketing/cattle-market-how-high-can-it-go <div class="node-body article-body"><p> The factors that put rocket fuel underneath the cattle market in 2011 will continue into 2012, and that means prices for all classes of cattle still have some upside, according to Kevin Good, CattleFax analyst.</p></div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/marketing/cattle-market-how-high-can-it-go" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/marketing/cattle-market-how-high-can-it-go#comments 2012 Cattle Industry Convention Cattle Prices Cattle Marketing Feedlots Tips For Profit Thu, 09 Feb 2012 22:20:00 +0000 29051 at http://beefmagazine.com Beef Industry Indicates It’s Tired Of Infighting http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-industry-indicates-it-s-tired-infighting <div class="node-body blog-body">While there are literally thousands of issues on the beef industry’s radar screen, the clearest message I picked up at last week’s Cattle Industry Convention in Nashville, TN, was that producers are tired of all the infighting. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-industry-indicates-it-s-tired-infighting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-industry-indicates-it-s-tired-infighting#comments 2012 Cattle Industry Convention Cattle Industry Structure People 2012 Cattle Industry Convention My View From The Country Thu, 09 Feb 2012 22:14:00 +0000 29021 at http://beefmagazine.com Producers, Industry Leaders Honored For Beef Quality Assurance Successes http://beefmagazine.com/2012-cattle-industry-convention/producers-industry-leaders-honored-beef-quality-assurance-successes <div class="node-body article-body"><p> Two producers were honored with the checkoff&rsquo;s annual national Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) award and Dairy Beef Quality Assurance (DBQA) award, created to recognize outstanding beef and dairy producers from across the country who incorporate BQA principles as part of the day-to-day activities on their operations.</p></div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/2012-cattle-industry-convention/producers-industry-leaders-honored-beef-quality-assurance-successes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/2012-cattle-industry-convention/producers-industry-leaders-honored-beef-quality-assurance-successes#comments 2012 Cattle Industry Convention Thu, 09 Feb 2012 17:31:00 +0000 28981 at http://beefmagazine.com Reproductive Management Stressed At Cattlemen's College In Nashville http://beefmagazine.com/breeding-systems/reproductive-management-stressed-cattlemens-college-nashville <div class="node-body video-body"><p> BEEF Senior Editor Burt Rutherford gives a review of the sessions he attended at the Cattlemen&#39;s College held at the Cattle Industry Convention in Nashville, TN. </p> </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/breeding-systems/reproductive-management-stressed-cattlemens-college-nashville" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/breeding-systems/reproductive-management-stressed-cattlemens-college-nashville#comments 2012 Cattle Industry Convention Breeding Systems Nutrition Calving Season Tips For Profit Tue, 07 Feb 2012 21:30:00 +0000 28721 at http://beefmagazine.com Exports Lend Optimistic Tone To 2012 Cattle Industry Convention http://beefmagazine.com/2012-cattle-industry-convention/exports-lend-optimistic-tone-2012-cattle-industry-convention <div class="field-byline"> U.S. Meat Export Federation </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> Without question, record beef export performance over the past year is one of the biggest factors driving this positive outlook, as the percentage of U.S. beef production exported (including variety meat) approached 15% and export value equated to more than $200/fed steer or heifer slaughtered.</p></div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/2012-cattle-industry-convention/exports-lend-optimistic-tone-2012-cattle-industry-convention" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/2012-cattle-industry-convention/exports-lend-optimistic-tone-2012-cattle-industry-convention#comments 2012 Cattle Industry Convention 2012 Cattle Industry Convention Mon, 06 Feb 2012 10:38:00 +0000 28631 at http://beefmagazine.com Wesley Grau Elected Chairman Of Cattlemen’s Beef Board http://beefmagazine.com/2012-cattle-industry-convention/wesley-grau-elected-chairman-cattlemen-s-beef-board <div class="field-byline"> My Beef Checkoff News </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> Cow-calf and seedstock producer Wesley Grau from Grady, NM, was re-elected by&nbsp;fellow Cattlemen&rsquo;s Beef Board (CBB) members&nbsp;to serve as chairman in 2012, after fulfilling a partial term at the helm in 2011. The vote came during the 2012 Cattle Industry Annual Convention in Nashville, TN.</p></div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/2012-cattle-industry-convention/wesley-grau-elected-chairman-cattlemen-s-beef-board" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/2012-cattle-industry-convention/wesley-grau-elected-chairman-cattlemen-s-beef-board#comments 2012 Cattle Industry Convention 2012 Cattle Industry Convention Mon, 06 Feb 2012 10:34:00 +0000 28621 at http://beefmagazine.com