Business http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en 6 Trending Headlines: Interest Rates May Rise, Change At The Top in Congress & Carbon Credits Are Back http://beefmagazine.com/government/6-trending-headlines-interest-rates-may-rise-change-top-congress-carbon-credits-are-back <div class="node-body gallery-body">With the midterm elections behind us and a new dynamic taking place in Washington, D.C., there will be a change at the helm of the House Ag Committee. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/government/6-trending-headlines-interest-rates-may-rise-change-top-congress-carbon-credits-are-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/government/6-trending-headlines-interest-rates-may-rise-change-top-congress-carbon-credits-are-back#comments Business Government Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:43:00 +0000 82521 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 Tips On How To Include A Family Member With Memory Issues At Thanksgiving http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-tips-how-include-family-member-memory-issues-thanksgiving <div class="node-body blog-body">Ranching families typically consist of multiple generations. As the eldest generation ages, challenges can sometimes follow. Dementia expert Kerry Mills offers five helpful tips for dealing with a family member with dementia. </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-tips-how-include-family-member-memory-issues-thanksgiving" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-tips-how-include-family-member-memory-issues-thanksgiving#comments People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:00:00 +0000 82501 at http://beefmagazine.com Profitability Suggests We’re In A “Livestock Era” http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/profitability-suggests-we-re-livestock-era <div class="node-body article-body">“If the years from 2007 to 2013 could be described as the ‘Grain Era,’ in which crop sector incomes had an extraordinary run, then the coming period may be described as the ‘Animal Era,’ when producers of animal products have strong returns,” says Chris Hurt, Purdue University agricultural economist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/profitability-suggests-we-re-livestock-era" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/profitability-suggests-we-re-livestock-era#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Industry Structure Cattle Markets Gold Sat, 22 Nov 2014 02:11:00 +0000 82461 at http://beefmagazine.com NFU “Clarifies” Its Beef Checkoff Position, Hangs Vilsack Out To Dry http://beefmagazine.com/blog/nfu-clarifies-its-beef-checkoff-position-hangs-vilsack-out-dry <div class="node-body blog-body">The beef business is scratching its collective head this week, following an apparent reversal in the National Farmer’s Union stance on creating a second, government-run beef checkoff.</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/nfu-clarifies-its-beef-checkoff-position-hangs-vilsack-out-dry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/nfu-clarifies-its-beef-checkoff-position-hangs-vilsack-out-dry#comments Cattle Industry Structure Business My View From The Country Thu, 20 Nov 2014 20:30:00 +0000 82331 at http://beefmagazine.com 10 Lessons I Want To Share With My Teenage Son http://beefmagazine.com/blog/10-lessons-i-want-share-my-teenage-son <div class="node-body blog-body">Parenting children is one of the toughest jobs anyone can have. With a son who’s a senior in high school, BEEF columnist Troy Marshall reflects on the advice he’d like to pass along.</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/10-lessons-i-want-share-my-teenage-son" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/10-lessons-i-want-share-my-teenage-son#comments People My View From The Country Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:48:00 +0000 82341 at http://beefmagazine.com Is Ranching An Art Or A Science? Or Both? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ranching-art-or-science-or-both <div class="node-body blog-body">When I am engaged in managerial thought and decision-making, I often wonder if beef production is art or science? And is it good science or bad science or, perhaps good science poorly applied? Or, is it good art or bad art, or an attempt at good art that is poorly done?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/strategic-planning-ranch">Strategic Planning For The Ranch</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ranching-art-or-science-or-both" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ranching-art-or-science-or-both#comments Ranch Management Business Tips For Profit Strategic Planning For The Ranch Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:44:00 +0000 82321 at http://beefmagazine.com What Will A Republican Senate Mean To Tax Reform? http://beefmagazine.com/government/what-will-republican-senate-mean-tax-reform <div class="field-byline"> By John Alan Cohan </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Senate committees are likely to investigate IRS abuses with fervor, and there may well be tax reform of some sort, in an effort to boost business and to create more jobs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/government/what-will-republican-senate-mean-tax-reform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/government/what-will-republican-senate-mean-tax-reform#comments Ranch Management Government Tips For Profit Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:24:00 +0000 82301 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 Positive Reads About People Fighting Hunger http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-positive-reads-about-people-fighting-hunger <div class="node-body blog-body">It’s estimated that one in four children, and one in eight adults, in the U.S. go to bed hungry at night. While food production isn’t an issue in the U.S., food waste and undernourishment due to poverty are growing problems. Here are three ways people are helping fight hunger.</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-positive-reads-about-people-fighting-hunger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-positive-reads-about-people-fighting-hunger#comments People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:00:00 +0000 82291 at http://beefmagazine.com The Demise Of The American Angus Association Is Overstated http://beefmagazine.com/blog/demise-american-angus-association-overstated <div class="node-body blog-body">At the American Angus Association’s annual convention last week, the organization and membership made it clear that any divisions are much smaller than the common vision and goals.</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/demise-american-angus-association-overstated" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/demise-american-angus-association-overstated#comments Cattle Industry Structure Business My View From The Country Wed, 19 Nov 2014 20:55:00 +0000 82281 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: On-Farm Grain Storage Increases http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feed-prices/industry-glance-farm-grain-storage-increases <div class="node-body article-body">While total farm numbers declined by just over 46,000 operations between the 2007 and 2012 Ag Census, on-farm grain storage capacity increased nearly 445 million bu. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feed-prices/industry-glance-farm-grain-storage-increases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feed-prices/industry-glance-farm-grain-storage-increases#comments Cattle Feed Prices Business Industry At A Glance Wed, 19 Nov 2014 20:41:00 +0000 82271 at http://beefmagazine.com