Disaster & Drought http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en 6 Trending Headlines: Lingering effects of Winter Storm Goliath, PLUS: Cut your feed bill with cactus http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/6-trending-headlines-lingering-effects-winter-storm-goliath-plus-cut-your-feed-bill-cactus <div class="node-body gallery-body">Winter weather continues to cause problems for cattle producers across the country. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/6-trending-headlines-lingering-effects-winter-storm-goliath-plus-cut-your-feed-bill-cactus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/6-trending-headlines-lingering-effects-winter-storm-goliath-plus-cut-your-feed-bill-cactus#comments Beef Exports Disaster & Drought Health Cattle Markets Nutrition Mon, 11 Jan 2016 17:04:00 +0000 97141 at http://beefmagazine.com Meat Market Update | Winter storms impact supplies, prices http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-winter-storms-impact-supplies-prices <div class="node-body video-body">Many beef packers in the Southern Plains had to close their plants during the storm which curtailed available supplies helping to skyrocket prices higher.</div> <div class="field-byline"> By Ed Czerwien, USDA Market News Reporter </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-winter-storms-impact-supplies-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/meat-market-update-winter-storms-impact-supplies-prices#comments Beef Demand Disaster & Drought Cattle Markets Thu, 07 Jan 2016 15:27:00 +0000 97051 at http://beefmagazine.com 2016 weather outlook: Is drought in the forecast? http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/2016-weather-outlook-drought-forecast <div class="node-body article-body">If you don’t have a drought plan, get one. In fact, you should have had one yesterday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/2016-weather-outlook-drought-forecast" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/2016-weather-outlook-drought-forecast#comments Disaster & Drought Pasture Range Mon, 23 Nov 2015 17:21:00 +0000 95561 at http://beefmagazine.com Water everywhere but California http://beefmagazine.com/blog/water-everywhere-california <div class="node-body blog-body">The California drought is estimated to cause direct costs of $1.8 billion, about 4% of California’s $45 billion ag economy. In contrast, Texas has been deluged with rain, causing a huge amount of damage and tragic loss of life.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/meat-matters">Meat Matters</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/water-everywhere-california" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/water-everywhere-california#comments Disaster & Drought Meat Matters Thu, 16 Jul 2015 17:50:00 +0000 91311 at http://beefmagazine.com They’ll expand — if their forage base supports it http://beefmagazine.com/dow-agrosciences/they-ll-expand-if-their-forage-base-supports-it <div class="node-body article-body">While many in the beef business are talking expansion, a ranch can’t add any more cattle than its forage base can support. Take care of your grass, and it will take care of you. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/dow-agrosciences/they-ll-expand-if-their-forage-base-supports-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/dow-agrosciences/they-ll-expand-if-their-forage-base-supports-it#comments Dow AgroSciences Disaster & Drought Pasture Range Mon, 22 Jun 2015 13:33:00 +0000 90561 at http://beefmagazine.com Weak El Niño arrives http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weak-el-ni-o-arrives <div class="node-body article-body">El Niño—long predicted and longer anticipated by many—is officially here, according to forecasters with National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Climate Prediction Center (CPC).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weak-el-ni-o-arrives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weak-el-ni-o-arrives#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Industry Structure Disaster & Drought Cattle Markets Sat, 21 Mar 2015 01:47:00 +0000 87681 at http://beefmagazine.com Winter weather continues disrupting markets http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/winter-weather-continues-disrupting-markets <div class="node-body article-body">Demand for grass cattle helped yearling cattle sell firm to $5 per cwt. higher. Surging cattle futures helped cattle feeders bargain for higher fed cattle prices in late-week trade. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/winter-weather-continues-disrupting-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/winter-weather-continues-disrupting-markets#comments Cattle Prices Disaster & Drought Cattle Markets Tips For Profit Sat, 07 Mar 2015 15:06:00 +0000 87191 at http://beefmagazine.com Weather and bearish sentiment pressure calf and feeder prices http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weather-and-bearish-sentiment-pressure-calf-and-feeder-prices <div class="node-body article-body">The week began with plenty of reasons for the market bears to cheer. There were more cattle placed on feed in January than expected, according to the monthly Cattle on Feed report. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weather-and-bearish-sentiment-pressure-calf-and-feeder-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/weather-and-bearish-sentiment-pressure-calf-and-feeder-prices#comments Cattle Prices Disaster & Drought Cattle Markets Sat, 28 Feb 2015 14:34:00 +0000 86861 at http://beefmagazine.com CattleFax: Better weather, continued strong feeder prices on tap for 2015 http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/cattlefax-better-weather-continued-strong-feeder-prices-tap-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">While we may never see a market like 2014 for a very long time, if ever, the outlook for cow-calf producers remains positive, according to CattleFax. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/cattlefax-better-weather-continued-strong-feeder-prices-tap-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/cattlefax-better-weather-continued-strong-feeder-prices-tap-2015#comments Disaster & Drought Business Cattle Markets Thu, 05 Feb 2015 20:16:00 +0000 85991 at http://beefmagazine.com Early Winter Blast Helps Lift Cattle Markets http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/early-winter-blast-helps-lift-cattle-markets <div class="node-body article-body">Cash fed cattle prices reached new records this week ($168-$172/cwt.), boosted by slower marketing from feedlots and the winter blast that could dampen gain.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/early-winter-blast-helps-lift-cattle-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/early-winter-blast-helps-lift-cattle-markets#comments Cattle Prices Disaster & Drought Business Winter Weather Sat, 15 Nov 2014 13:49:00 +0000 82151 at http://beefmagazine.com