Business http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en Here’s what cow-calf producers can learn from grain farmers http://beefmagazine.com/blog/here-s-what-cow-calf-producers-can-learn-grain-farmers <div class="node-body blog-body">There’s no doubt, times are good. But grain producers saw a similar high and their story didn’t end well. Should we take a lesson from them and prepare for more normal margins in the future?</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/here-s-what-cow-calf-producers-can-learn-grain-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/here-s-what-cow-calf-producers-can-learn-grain-farmers#comments Ranch Management Business Tips For Profit My View From The Country Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:50:00 +0000 87841 at http://beefmagazine.com Study claims red meat triggers cancer; 5 resources say otherwise http://beefmagazine.com/blog/study-claims-red-meat-triggers-cancer-5-resources-say-otherwise <div class="node-body blog-body">A University of California study claims red meat causes a toxic immune reaction that eventually leads to cancer. Here are five resources that say otherwise. Share these on social media today, and let’s start a grassroots conversation about how red meat is part of a healthy diet. </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/study-claims-red-meat-triggers-cancer-5-resources-say-otherwise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/study-claims-red-meat-triggers-cancer-5-resources-say-otherwise#comments Beef Quality Beef Demand People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:00:00 +0000 87761 at http://beefmagazine.com 7 Common Fencing Mistakes http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/grazing-programs/0301-common-fencing-mistakes <div class="field-byline"> Alaina Burt </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Livestock fencing experts share seven common mistakes and how to avoid them. Are you making one of these costly fencing mistakes?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/grazing-programs/0301-common-fencing-mistakes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Grazing Systems Ranch Management Pasture Range Tue, 24 Mar 2015 16:00:00 +0000 17453 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 questions ranch families should ask before adding the next generation to the business http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-questions-ranch-families-should-ask-adding-next-generation-business <div class="node-body blog-body">Ranching is a family business, but it isn’t always easy being in business with multiple generations and in-laws. Here are five questions ranching families should ask before inviting another generation into the business. </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-questions-ranch-families-should-ask-adding-next-generation-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-questions-ranch-families-should-ask-adding-next-generation-business#comments Seedstock Cow-Calf Ranch Management Beef Quality People Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 24 Mar 2015 10:00:00 +0000 87721 at http://beefmagazine.com 15 photographers showcase cattle nutrition; vote for your favorite now! http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/15-photographers-showcase-cattle-nutrition-vote-your-favorite-now <div class="field-byline"> Compiled by Amanda Radke </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Congratulations to the finalists in the Greeley Hat Works&#39; &quot;Bellied up to the feed bunk&quot; photography contest, including: Vera Schultz, Lauren Neale, Michaela Mann, Patty Fodge, Jodi Weber, Miranda Reiman, Katrina Huffstutler, Trish Kellen, Marty Sis, Joanna Lee, Joan Ruskamp, Alissa Sanderson, Ashley Stokes, Jay Olsen, and Connie Thompson.</p></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/15-photographers-showcase-cattle-nutrition-vote-your-favorite-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/15-photographers-showcase-cattle-nutrition-vote-your-favorite-now#comments Cow-Calf Beef Quality Ranch Management Beef Quality Beef Demand People Mon, 23 Mar 2015 23:44:00 +0000 87731 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 ways to balance out the Meat Free Week conversations http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-balance-out-meat-free-week-conversations <div class="node-body blog-body">Vegan activists are promoting a “Meat Free Week” March 23-29, 2015. 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But the “something for nothing” benefit of a planned crossbreeding system goes beyond just hybrid vigor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-genetics/crossbreeding-gets-you-more-just-hybrid-vigor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-genetics/crossbreeding-gets-you-more-just-hybrid-vigor#comments Ranch Management Cattle Genetics Thu, 19 Mar 2015 14:34:00 +0000 87581 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 great ways ABC’s The Bachelor Chris Soules is putting ag in the national spotlight http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-great-ways-abc-s-bachelor-chris-soules-putting-ag-national-spotlight <div class="node-body blog-body">ABC’s The Bachelor Chris Soules is using his 15 minutes of fame as “Prince Farming” to be an advocate for agriculture. Here are four reasons to root for this charming farm boy.</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-great-ways-abc-s-bachelor-chris-soules-putting-ag-national-spotlight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-great-ways-abc-s-bachelor-chris-soules-putting-ag-national-spotlight#comments Beef Quality Beef Demand People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 19 Mar 2015 10:03:00 +0000 87561 at http://beefmagazine.com