Beef Demand http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6595/more en Why the death of Cecil the lion is relevant to beef producers http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-death-cecil-lion-relevant-beef-producers <div class="node-body blog-body">The death of Cecil of the lion has been a hot topic on social media lately. Here's why the debate matters to cattlemen and what we should really be talking about on Facebook 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/why-death-cecil-lion-relevant-beef-producers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-death-cecil-lion-relevant-beef-producers#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Demand People Business Animal Activists BEEF Daily Tue, 04 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91851 at http://beefmagazine.com With expansion comes the responsibility to advocate http://beefmagazine.com/blog/expansion-comes-responsibility-advocate <div class="node-body blog-body">A 2% increase in the nation’s cowherd numbers indicates optimism is abundant in the beef cattle business. As new opportunities arise, producers have the responsibility to advocate for the industry and correct misconceptions and lies spread by the Humane Society of the United States. </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/expansion-comes-responsibility-advocate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/expansion-comes-responsibility-advocate#comments Beef Demand Retail Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 03 Aug 2015 23:27:00 +0000 91761 at http://beefmagazine.com Why reaching out to Northeast consumers is key for boosting beef demand http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-reaching-out-northeast-consumers-key-boosting-beef-demand <div class="node-body blog-body">Nearly 70 million people call the Northeast home; however, only 3% of the beef checkoff dollars are collected in that region. As a result, the Northeast Beef Promotion Initiative (NEBPI) was created to channel beef checkoff resources to promote beef in that area. Find out how NEBPI is promoting beef to urban consumers in today’s blog. </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/why-reaching-out-northeast-consumers-key-boosting-beef-demand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-reaching-out-northeast-consumers-key-boosting-beef-demand#comments Beef Quality Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Demand Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91641 at http://beefmagazine.com How youth Beef Ambassadors are tackling hot industry topics http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-youth-beef-ambassadors-are-tackling-hot-industry-topics <div class="node-body blog-body">The National Beef Ambassador Program is training youth spokespersons to advocate for the beef cattle industry. These youth advocates need support, whether it’s through sponsorships, volunteerism, or mentorship. Find out why these ambassadors are so effective at promoting the beef industry. </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/how-youth-beef-ambassadors-are-tackling-hot-industry-topics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-youth-beef-ambassadors-are-tackling-hot-industry-topics#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Demand People Retail Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:52:00 +0000 91621 at http://beefmagazine.com New poll asks about importance of rural development in small towns http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-poll-asks-about-importance-rural-development-small-towns <div class="node-body blog-body">Ranching families rely on the success of the neighboring small towns that support their rural communities, but as many rural areas lose young people to urban career opportunities, rural America is looking for ways to revitalize their towns. </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/new-poll-asks-about-importance-rural-development-small-towns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-poll-asks-about-importance-rural-development-small-towns#comments Cow-Calf Beef Quality Beef Demand People Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 27 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91581 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 ag reads to kick off your Monday morning http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-ag-reads-kick-your-monday-morning <div class="node-body blog-body">From defending feedlots, to taking on Chipotle, to 4-H parents tackling county fair week and keeping kids busy on the ranch during summer, here are 4 agricultural reads worth reading this morning. </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-ag-reads-kick-your-monday-morning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-ag-reads-kick-your-monday-morning#comments Feedlots Beef Demand People Retail Business Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 20 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91381 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 ways Team Beef runners are making an impact http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-team-beef-runners-are-making-impact <div class="node-body blog-body">Team Beef members are great at promoting beef as a part of a healthy, active lifestyle to athletes and millennials. Here are three ways they are making an impact. </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-team-beef-runners-are-making-impact" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-team-beef-runners-are-making-impact#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Beef Demand Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 14 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91221 at http://beefmagazine.com Are beef producers prepared to defend GMOs? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-beef-producers-prepared-defend-gmos <div class="node-body blog-body">Is consumer fear of GMOs an issue for beef producers? If so, how should the beef community respond? Today’s blog explores the issue and what beef producers can do to prepare for questions about GMOs in livestock feed. </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/are-beef-producers-prepared-defend-gmos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-beef-producers-prepared-defend-gmos#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Demand Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 13 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91141 at http://beefmagazine.com New Facebook group showcases the many hats farmers & ranchers wear each day http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-facebook-group-showcases-many-hats-farmers-ranchers-wear-each-day <div class="node-body blog-body">A new Facebook group called “Farm Hats” is an “online coffee shop” that connects producers and consumers while sharing the agricultural story about where our food comes from. Check it out and take your own “felfie” to join in the fun. </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/new-facebook-group-showcases-many-hats-farmers-ranchers-wear-each-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-facebook-group-showcases-many-hats-farmers-ranchers-wear-each-day#comments Cow-Calf Beef Demand Business Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 07 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90971 at http://beefmagazine.com 2015 barbecues will cost $68.22, says Rabobank; PLUS: 4 food safety tips for summer grilling http://beefmagazine.com/blog/2015-barbecues-will-cost-6822-says-rabobank-plus-4-food-safety-tips-summer-grilling <div class="node-body blog-body">With Independence Day just two days away, here are some stats on what the weekend festivities might cost you. Plus, four tips for keeping safe at summer barbecues. </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/2015-barbecues-will-cost-6822-says-rabobank-plus-4-food-safety-tips-summer-grilling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/2015-barbecues-will-cost-6822-says-rabobank-plus-4-food-safety-tips-summer-grilling#comments Beef Quality Beef Demand People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90881 at http://beefmagazine.com