Cattle Handling http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en How BQA could help grow relationships with consumers http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-bqa-could-help-grow-relationships-consumers <div class="node-body blog-body">Today’s consumer cares about beef quality, taste, nutrition, and safety. They also care about animal welfare, antibiotic use, and the health of the animal. Here is how the Beef Quality Assurance program helps to address these consumer concerns.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-bqa-could-help-grow-relationships-consumers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-bqa-could-help-grow-relationships-consumers#comments Cattle Handling Animal Welfare Beef Quality Beef Quality Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 23 May 2016 10:00:00 +0000 101561 at http://beefmagazine.com Don’t miss the BQA contest happening now on Facebook! http://beefmagazine.com/blog/don-t-miss-bqa-contest-happening-now-facebook <div class="node-body blog-body">Want to win great prizes while promoting best animal handling practices in beef production? Check out the National Beef Quality Assurance program’s new Facebook contest! </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/don-t-miss-bqa-contest-happening-now-facebook" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/don-t-miss-bqa-contest-happening-now-facebook#comments Cattle Handling Ranch Management Beef Quality Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 19 May 2016 17:02:00 +0000 101421 at http://beefmagazine.com Check your tack and be safe this summer http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-handling/check-your-tack-and-be-safe-summer <div class="field-byline"> American Quarter Horse Association </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There’s no place like the far end of the pasture for your cinch to break. And if you don’t check your saddle, that’s where you’ll start walking from. Here are some tips to keep you and your horse safe this summer. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-handling/check-your-tack-and-be-safe-summer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-handling/check-your-tack-and-be-safe-summer#comments Cattle Handling Cow-Calf Thu, 12 May 2016 16:05:00 +0000 101271 at http://beefmagazine.com Thoughts on weaning & the fall calf run http://beefmagazine.com/blog/thoughts-weaning-fall-calf-run <div class="node-body blog-body">October and November mark a busy time for cattle producers with weaning and the fall calf run. This week’s poll on beefmagazine.com asks, “How did weaning go this year?” </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/thoughts-weaning-fall-calf-run" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/thoughts-weaning-fall-calf-run#comments Cattle Handling Cow-Calf Ranch Management Beef Quality Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:00:00 +0000 95611 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 antibiotic facts for World Antibiotic Awareness Week http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-antibiotic-facts-world-antibiotic-awareness-week <div class="node-body blog-body">How strong is your knowledge of antibiotics? Take the quiz and see the misconceptions other respondents have about antibiotic resistance.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-antibiotic-facts-world-antibiotic-awareness-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-antibiotic-facts-world-antibiotic-awareness-week#comments Cattle Handling Beef Quality Health Nutrition Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 24 Nov 2015 10:38:00 +0000 95601 at http://beefmagazine.com Low-stress handling during weaning pays big http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/low-stress-handling-during-weaning-pays-big <div class="node-body article-body">Investing more time in low-stress handling before weaning can save time and expense later. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/low-stress-handling-during-weaning-pays-big" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/low-stress-handling-during-weaning-pays-big#comments Cattle Handling Beef Quality Mon, 14 Sep 2015 19:28:00 +0000 93251 at http://beefmagazine.com Tom Noffsinger: 5 end-goals of proper animal handling http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/tom-noffsinger-5-end-goals-proper-animal-handling <div class="node-body article-body">Every time you work cattle, it’s an opportunity to make it either a positive or negative experience for both you and the cattle. Make it a positive experience for your cattle and they will reward you.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/tom-noffsinger-5-end-goals-proper-animal-handling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/tom-noffsinger-5-end-goals-proper-animal-handling#comments Cattle Handling Beef Quality Business Thu, 16 Jul 2015 15:56:00 +0000 91301 at http://beefmagazine.com Shipping calves this summer? Watch for these 11 shipping stress symptoms http://beefmagazine.com/alltech/shipping-calves-summer-watch-these-11-shipping-stress-symptoms <div class="node-body article-body">According to the National Agriculture Statistics Service, shipping fever costs the United States cattle industry $624 million annually. Here's how you can avoid shipping stress in your operation.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/alltech/shipping-calves-summer-watch-these-11-shipping-stress-symptoms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/alltech/shipping-calves-summer-watch-these-11-shipping-stress-symptoms#comments Alltech Cattle Handling Wed, 08 Jul 2015 15:48:00 +0000 90941 at http://beefmagazine.com Low-stress cattle handling is not low-pressure cattle handling http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/low-stress-cattle-handling-not-low-pressure-cattle-handling <div class="node-body article-body">It’s important to understand what low-stress cattle handling is and what it isn’t.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/low-stress-cattle-handling-not-low-pressure-cattle-handling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/low-stress-cattle-handling-not-low-pressure-cattle-handling#comments Cattle Handling Beef Quality Tips For Profit Thu, 14 May 2015 16:06:00 +0000 89271 at http://beefmagazine.com Grazing Series Part 5: Be a good neighbor & maintain your fences with these 3 tips http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-5-be-good-neighbor-maintain-your-fences-these-3-tips <div class="node-body blog-body">The grazing season is already underway in some parts of the country and just around the corner for others, but are your fences ready to hold the herd? Here are three tips for getting your fence lines in tip-top shape before turnout. Plus, a sneak peak at what’s coming up in May. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-5-be-good-neighbor-maintain-your-fences-these-3-tips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-5-be-good-neighbor-maintain-your-fences-these-3-tips#comments Cattle Handling Grazing Systems Cow-Calf Business Pasture Range Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 30 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88861 at http://beefmagazine.com