Business http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en 3 Alternatives For Replacement Beef Heifers http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-alternatives-replacement-beef-heifers <div class="node-body blog-body">A well-run, profitable ranch should be able to cull cows at any age and make a good profit from the cow’s lifetime production when you include her sale weight. Here are 3 alternatives to retaining replacement beef females. </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/3-alternatives-replacement-beef-heifers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-alternatives-replacement-beef-heifers#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Sectors Strategic Planning For The Ranch Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:33:00 +0000 77631 at http://beefmagazine.com Kenneth Eng Memoir: Cattle Feeding, Friends & Finance In The Land Of Enchantment http://beefmagazine.com/people/kenneth-eng-memoir-cattle-feeding-friends-finance-land-enchantment <div class="field-byline"> Kenneth Eng </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In the sixth installment of consulting nutritionist icon Kenneth Eng’s memoir on his career and the cattle industry, he discusses 1970s feeding in New Mexico.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/people/kenneth-eng-memoir-cattle-feeding-friends-finance-land-enchantment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/people/kenneth-eng-memoir-cattle-feeding-friends-finance-land-enchantment#comments People Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:02:00 +0000 77621 at http://beefmagazine.com Brawley Plant Closure Leaves Cattle Producers Looking For Options http://beefmagazine.com/retail/brawley-plant-closure-leaves-cattle-producers-looking-options <div class="node-body article-body">Southern California cattle feeders look for alternatives in the wake of the National Beef Packing Co. beef plant closure in Brawly, CA. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/retail/brawley-plant-closure-leaves-cattle-producers-looking-options" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/retail/brawley-plant-closure-leaves-cattle-producers-looking-options#comments Retail Business Cattle Markets Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:47:00 +0000 77601 at http://beefmagazine.com Happy Trails, James Garner http://beefmagazine.com/blog/happy-trails-james-garner <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>The beef industry has had a number of prominent pitchmen since the checkoff was initiated a quarter-century ago. Most have been a success in drawing consumer attention to the beef story &ndash; Sam Elliott, Robert Mitchum and James Garner come to mind. And there was at least one fumble &ndash; model/actress Cybil Shepherd. After pocketing a tidy sum to promote beef, Shepherd claimed in a woman&rsquo;s magazine that one of her beauty secrets was not eating red meat.</p></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/happy-trails-james-garner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/happy-trails-james-garner#comments People BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:54:00 +0000 77571 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 Trending Ag Headlines—Heat Stress, Ag Gag Laws & California Drought http://beefmagazine.com/business/5-trending-ag-headlines-heat-stress-ag-gag-laws-california-drought <div class="node-body gallery-body">The heat of summer if fully upon us in many parts of the country. And that has both cattle and cattle producers seeking a cool spot to get out of the heat and humidity. Here are some trending news headlines on heat stress, livestock handling, ag gag laws and more. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/business/5-trending-ag-headlines-heat-stress-ag-gag-laws-california-drought" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/business/5-trending-ag-headlines-heat-stress-ag-gag-laws-california-drought#comments Business Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:51:00 +0000 77581 at http://beefmagazine.com Why Ranchers Should Care About The Documentary “Cowspiracy” http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-ranchers-should-care-about-documentary-cowspiracy <div class="node-body blog-body">A new documentary entitled, “Cowspiracy,” paints the beef business in a very negative light, citing cattle as the sole reason we have sustainability issues on our planet. Ranchers will need to “beef” up on their beef production facts to help balance out the conversation about sustainability and animal agriculture. </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-ranchers-should-care-about-documentary-cowspiracy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-ranchers-should-care-about-documentary-cowspiracy#comments People Animal Activists BEEF Daily Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 77481 at http://beefmagazine.com Expert Advice Doesn’t Eliminate Learning Things The Hard Way http://beefmagazine.com/blog/expert-advice-doesn-t-eliminate-learning-things-hard-way <div class="node-body blog-body">I’ve come to believe that with expertise comes a lack of understanding or appreciation about exactly what it took to get to that level of expertise.</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/expert-advice-doesn-t-eliminate-learning-things-hard-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/expert-advice-doesn-t-eliminate-learning-things-hard-way#comments Ranch Management Employee Management Tips For Profit My View From The Country Thu, 17 Jul 2014 19:53:00 +0000 77441 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>industry, expertise, appreciation, understanding, beef, level, experience</p> Miranda And Carrie – Which One Holds 'Somethin’ Bad' For Ranchers? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/miranda-and-carrie-which-one-holds-somethin-bad-ranchers <div class="node-body blog-body">Country music sensations Miranda Lambert and Carrie Underwood have a few things in common. However, there’s one big difference between the duo -- their choice of animal welfare charities. </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/miranda-and-carrie-which-one-holds-somethin-bad-ranchers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/miranda-and-carrie-which-one-holds-somethin-bad-ranchers#comments People Animal Activists BEEF Daily Thu, 17 Jul 2014 05:52:00 +0000 77391 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 Trending Headlines—Agroterrorism, Antibiotics & A Market Top-Out? http://beefmagazine.com/business/5-trending-headlines-agroterrorism-antibiotics-market-top-out <div class="node-body gallery-body">The wholesale market continues its bull surge, but Livestock Market Information Center (LMIC) Director Jim Robb says it looks like the market may start pulling back a bit, reports the Oklahoma Farm Report. Read more about this and other beef headlines here.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/business/5-trending-headlines-agroterrorism-antibiotics-market-top-out" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/business/5-trending-headlines-agroterrorism-antibiotics-market-top-out#comments Business Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:01:00 +0000 77381 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 Feel Good Stories: Peterson Bros, Steer Auction, Burger Facts & Ranching Memories http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-feel-good-stories-peterson-bros-steer-auction-burger-facts-ranching-memories <div class="node-body blog-body">Too often, beef is portrayed in the media in a negative light, so it’s always nice to see positive stories make the headlines. Here are four stories that celebrate animal agriculture. </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-feel-good-stories-peterson-bros-steer-auction-burger-facts-ranching-memories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-feel-good-stories-peterson-bros-steer-auction-burger-facts-ranching-memories#comments People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 16 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 77331 at http://beefmagazine.com