Business http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en 5 good reads about Chipotle’s bad move to ban GMOs in its stores http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-good-reads-about-chipotle-s-bad-move-ban-gmos-its-stores <div class="node-body blog-body">Last week, the burrito chain Chipotle announced that it would no longer serve GMOs in its stores. Here are five good reads worth checking out about Chipotle’s bad move to ban GMOs. </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/5-good-reads-about-chipotle-s-bad-move-ban-gmos-its-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-good-reads-about-chipotle-s-bad-move-ban-gmos-its-stores#comments Beef Quality Beef Quality Retail Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 04 May 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88911 at http://beefmagazine.com 6 Trending Headlines: BQA certification success, PLUS: How will Avian flu impact supply & prices? http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/6-trending-headlines-bqa-certification-success-plus-how-will-avian-flu-impact-supply-pr <div class="node-body gallery-body">If you need any justification for all the stuff that’s accumulated in your shop, the barn, the shed and everyplace else, read on. Plus, learn about how more beef producers are jumping on the BQA bandwagon in this week’s trending headlines.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/6-trending-headlines-bqa-certification-success-plus-how-will-avian-flu-impact-supply-pr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/6-trending-headlines-bqa-certification-success-plus-how-will-avian-flu-impact-supply-pr#comments Beef Quality Business Mon, 04 May 2015 02:47:00 +0000 88921 at http://beefmagazine.com We’re missing the lesson provided by the Baltimore riots http://beefmagazine.com/blog/we-re-missing-lesson-provided-baltimore-riots <div class="node-body blog-body">The lesson provided by the Baltimore riots is that government is inherently inefficient, and tends toward abusive power if left unchecked.</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/we-re-missing-lesson-provided-baltimore-riots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/we-re-missing-lesson-provided-baltimore-riots#comments Business My View From The Country Thu, 30 Apr 2015 14:03:00 +0000 88881 at http://beefmagazine.com Why do good decisions tend to occur in bad economic times? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-do-good-decisions-tend-occur-bad-economic-times <div class="node-body blog-body">The only thing for certain is that, with high prices and/or growing economy, cow herds and the government will expand.</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-do-good-decisions-tend-occur-bad-economic-times" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-do-good-decisions-tend-occur-bad-economic-times#comments Ranch Management Business My View From The Country Thu, 30 Apr 2015 13:54:00 +0000 88871 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 How to measure profits and why it matters http://beefmagazine.com/business/how-measure-profits-and-why-it-matters <div class="field-byline"> By Alan Newport </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Low-cost production and improving gross margin per unit are important if wanting to make a profit in the cattle business. In his most recent column, Alan Newport explores various measures of profitability and why they matter. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/business/how-measure-profits-and-why-it-matters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/business/how-measure-profits-and-why-it-matters#comments Cow-Calf Beef Demand People Business Tips For Profit Tue, 28 Apr 2015 21:11:00 +0000 88851 at http://beefmagazine.com Saying goodbye, thank you and good fortune http://beefmagazine.com/blog/saying-goodbye-thank-you-and-good-fortune <div class="node-body blog-body">Editor Joe Roybal had the opportunity to serve 30 years with BEEF magazine. Today, he says goodbye.</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/saying-goodbye-thank-you-and-good-fortune" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/saying-goodbye-thank-you-and-good-fortune#comments People BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Tue, 28 Apr 2015 19:56:00 +0000 88831 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 tips for dry-lotting beef cattle http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-dry-lotting-beef-cattle <div class="node-body blog-body">Concerned about having enough forages to get through the 2015 summer grazing season? Many producers are considering semi-confinement, or “intensification,” for their herds. Here are four tips for successfully dry-lotting beef cattle. </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-tips-dry-lotting-beef-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-dry-lotting-beef-cattle#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Seedstock Cow-Calf Business Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 28 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88821 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 management steps to boost calf performance & profit http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-management-steps-boost-calf-performance-profit <div class="node-body blog-body">Here are five management practices to consider to up your calf profit this spring.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/vets-opinion">Vet&#039;s Opinion</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-management-steps-boost-calf-performance-profit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-management-steps-boost-calf-performance-profit#comments Ranch Management Weaning Health Nutrition Vet&#039;s Opinion Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:33:00 +0000 88791 at http://beefmagazine.com