Beef Quality http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6594/more en Energy-Guzzling Billionaire Gives Up Burgers For The Environment http://beefmagazine.com/blog/energy-guzzling-billionaire-gives-burgers-environment <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>There&rsquo;s at least a little bit of hypocrisy in all of us. We all, at times, don&rsquo;t fully walk our talk, and that&rsquo;s just plain human nature. Some hypocrisy is so subtle that it takes a bit of background knowledge and a little ruminating to appreciate, while other incidents slap you across the face with their immediate clarity.</p></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-guzzling-billionaire-gives-burgers-environment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/energy-guzzling-billionaire-gives-burgers-environment#comments Environment Beef Quality Ranch Management Sustainability BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:35:00 +0000 78991 at http://beefmagazine.com How To Determine A Beef Quality Grade http://beefmagazine.com/efficiency-contest/how-determine-beef-quality-grade <div class="node-body video-body">Dr. Dan Hale, Texas A&M, explains how marbling, color and carcass maturity help determine beef quality grade. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/efficiency-contest/how-determine-beef-quality-grade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/efficiency-contest/how-determine-beef-quality-grade#comments Efficiency Contest Beef Quality Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:43:00 +0000 78891 at http://beefmagazine.com How Tenderness Is Measured In A Beef Carcass http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/how-tenderness-measured-beef-carcass <div class="node-body video-body">Hannah Lairdand and Tanner Lukemeyer, Texas A&M Sensory Testing Facility, explain how the Warner-Bratzler Shear Force Protocol is done on meat cuts. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/how-tenderness-measured-beef-carcass" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/how-tenderness-measured-beef-carcass#comments Efficiency Contest Beef Quality Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:43:00 +0000 78881 at http://beefmagazine.com How To Determine Beef Yield Grade http://beefmagazine.com/efficiency-contest/how-determine-beef-yield-grade <div class="node-body video-body">Dan Hale, Texas A&M, analyzes the aspects and factors for determining beef yield grade. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/efficiency-contest/how-determine-beef-yield-grade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/efficiency-contest/how-determine-beef-yield-grade#comments Efficiency Contest Beef Quality Mon, 25 Aug 2014 02:12:00 +0000 78871 at http://beefmagazine.com Research Reveals Genetic Influence On Beef’s Health Profile http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/research-reveals-genetic-influence-beef-s-health-profile <div class="node-body article-body">Can beef producers improve the healthfulness of beef through genetic selection? New research says yes. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/research-reveals-genetic-influence-beef-s-health-profile" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/research-reveals-genetic-influence-beef-s-health-profile#comments Beef Quality Beef Quality Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:51:00 +0000 77651 at http://beefmagazine.com What Happens On The Ranch Doesn’t Stay On The Ranch http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-happens-ranch-doesn-t-stay-ranch <div class="node-body blog-body">As the ability of genomics and DNA marker technology to help cattlemen becomes more apparent and available, the number of traits to consider grows. While production-related traits will always be important, consumer-related traits may well grow in importance too.</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/what-happens-ranch-doesn-t-stay-ranch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-happens-ranch-doesn-t-stay-ranch#comments Beef Quality Beef Advocacy BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Tue, 08 Jul 2014 16:57:00 +0000 77091 at http://beefmagazine.com Research Says 2% Of All Cattle Are Supershedders http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/research-says-2-all-cattle-are-supershedders <div class="node-body article-body">Studies suggest two key management messages for E. coli management.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/research-says-2-all-cattle-are-supershedders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/research-says-2-all-cattle-are-supershedders#comments Beef Quality Tips For Profit Mon, 30 Jun 2014 21:28:00 +0000 76821 at http://beefmagazine.com A Montana Cowboy Goes To Russia http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/montana-cowboy-goes-russia <div class="field-byline"> By Bob Sager, DVM DABVP (Beef cattle production) Ph.D. candidate </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Will ribeyes take their place beside vodka and cigarettes as staples in Russia? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/montana-cowboy-goes-russia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/montana-cowboy-goes-russia#comments Beef Quality Industry At A Glance Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:19:00 +0000 76581 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>This picture was taken May 27, 2014 and shows a typical pasture in the Miratorg operation. During the growing season, the stocking rate is 1pair/1 to 1.25 acres as the region receives around 30 inches of rain annually.</p> Photo by Bob Sager Industry At A Glance: Cattle-On-Feed - Shifting Regional Differences http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/industry-glance-cattle-feed-shifting-regional-differences <div class="node-body article-body">Late last year, National Beef announced plans to close its Brawley, CA, plant this spring. Meanwhile, Iowa beef producers are eagerly anticipating the Oct. 1 reopening of the Tama, IA, beef plant. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/industry-glance-cattle-feed-shifting-regional-differences" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/industry-glance-cattle-feed-shifting-regional-differences#comments Beef Quality Cattle Feed Prices Industry At A Glance Tue, 17 Jun 2014 17:52:00 +0000 76191 at http://beefmagazine.com <p><span style="line-height: 20px; font-size: 13.33px;">The top 10 cattle feeding states represent about 86% of the total on-feed population.</span></p> Iowa Set To Debut New Generation Of Beef Plants http://beefmagazine.com/blog/iowa-set-debut-new-generation-beef-plants <div class="node-body blog-body">Iowa cattle feeders will start delivering cattle to a brand-new beef processor, Iowa Premium Beef’s (IPB), IPB’s Tama, IA, plant this fall. </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/iowa-set-debut-new-generation-beef-plants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/iowa-set-debut-new-generation-beef-plants#comments Beef Quality Processors Industry At A Glance Meat Matters Wed, 14 May 2014 00:03:00 +0000 75031 at http://beefmagazine.com