Cattle Handling http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en 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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></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> <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/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 Why I disagree with Temple Grandin on reteaching predator instincts in cattle http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-i-disagree-temple-grandin-reteaching-predator-instincts-cattle <div class="node-body blog-body">Temple Grandin recently generated some controversy over her comments that ranchers need to reteach their herds to have better protective instincts against predators. Here’s why I believe “re-wilding” cattle is a bad idea and docility should be a top priority for today’s cattle producers. </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-i-disagree-temple-grandin-reteaching-predator-instincts-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-i-disagree-temple-grandin-reteaching-predator-instincts-cattle#comments Cattle Handling Seedstock Animal Welfare Cow-Calf Ranch Management Beef Quality Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 29 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88841 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 things to cross off your to-do list before breeding season begins http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-things-cross-your-do-list-breeding-season-begins <div class="node-body blog-body">Are you sure your herd bulls are fertile? Have you administered pre-breeding vaccinations to the cows? Do you have plans to control parasites and flies this grazing season? What about the calves? Here are four things to get done before the breeding season begins. </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/4-things-cross-your-do-list-breeding-season-begins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-things-cross-your-do-list-breeding-season-begins#comments Cattle Handling Cow-Calf Beef Quality Vaccination Parasites Business Health Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 21 Apr 2015 10:11:00 +0000 88641 at http://beefmagazine.com Grazing Series Part 2: Extensive vs. moderate grazing, effective cross-fencing & more http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-2-extensive-vs-moderate-grazing-effective-cross-fencing-more <div class="node-body blog-body">Is it time to alter your grazing system? Here are three management systems to consider to get the most out of your pastures this summer.</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/grazing-series-part-2-extensive-vs-moderate-grazing-effective-cross-fencing-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-2-extensive-vs-moderate-grazing-effective-cross-fencing-more#comments Cattle Handling Grazing Systems Pasture Health Beef Quality Pasture Range Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 08 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88311 at http://beefmagazine.com Merck Unveils New Cattle Handling Website http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/merck-unveils-new-cattle-handling-website <div class="node-body article-body">Stockmanship has always been important to cattle producers; in today’s changing world, how you handle your cattle has become just as important to the consumers who enjoy beef. Merck Animal Health’s new cattle handling website aims to inspire cattle producers to attain the best stockmanship skills possible.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/merck-unveils-new-cattle-handling-website" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/merck-unveils-new-cattle-handling-website#comments Cattle Handling Beef Quality Beef Advocacy Wed, 12 Nov 2014 15:09:00 +0000 82061 at http://beefmagazine.com Why I Prefer Moving Cattle With A Horse Rather Than An ATV http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-i-prefer-moving-cattle-horse-rather-atv <div class="node-body blog-body">The rise in use of all-terrain vehicles (ATV) and side-by-sides – and less reliance on horses – to work cattle, helped force producers to focus on improving cattle disposition.</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/why-i-prefer-moving-cattle-horse-rather-atv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-i-prefer-moving-cattle-horse-rather-atv#comments Cattle Handling Ranch Management My View From The Country Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:19:00 +0000 77861 at http://beefmagazine.com International Beef Cattle Welfare Symposium Set For July 16-18 In Ames, IA http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/international-beef-cattle-welfare-symposium-set-july-16-18-ames-ia <div class="node-body article-body">The symposium will bring together a diverse audience of beef industry people to discuss welfare issues certain to impact and change the beef cattle industry, </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/international-beef-cattle-welfare-symposium-set-july-16-18-ames-ia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/international-beef-cattle-welfare-symposium-set-july-16-18-ames-ia#comments Cattle Handling Animal Welfare Cattle Industry Structure Vaccination Tips For Profit Tue, 13 May 2014 20:05:00 +0000 75011 at http://beefmagazine.com