Cattle Industry Structure http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6601/more en Are You A Candidate For Cowherd Expansion? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-you-candidate-cowherd-expansion <div class="node-body blog-body">There's plenty of talk about cowherd expansion. The bottom line is that some operations have to get better before they get bigger. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/cattle-economics">Cattle Economics</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-you-candidate-cowherd-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-you-candidate-cowherd-expansion#comments Cattle Industry Structure Sectors Cattle Markets Cattle Economics Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 79421 at http://beefmagazine.com Are These The Good Old Days For This Generation Of Cattlemen? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-these-good-old-days-generation-cattlemen <div class="node-body blog-body">It’s a run like no other. Cattle prices are at record levels for all sectors, feed prices are down and drought has lifted — or at least eased — in much of the country outside the far West, most notably California.</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/are-these-good-old-days-generation-cattlemen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-these-good-old-days-generation-cattlemen#comments Cattle Industry Structure Ranch Management BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Mon, 08 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 79381 at http://beefmagazine.com Veterinarians Must Play Key Role In Expanding America's Cowherd http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/veterinarians-must-play-key-role-expanding-americas-cowherd <div class="node-body article-body">Veterinarians are integral to the beef industry’s necessary expansion. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/veterinarians-must-play-key-role-expanding-americas-cowherd" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/veterinarians-must-play-key-role-expanding-americas-cowherd#comments BEEF Vet Cattle Industry Structure Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:27:00 +0000 79021 at http://beefmagazine.com The Beef Industry’s Next Era Will Be Even Better; Prepare For It http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-industry-s-next-era-will-be-even-better-prepare-it <div class="node-body blog-body">The productivity and efficiency the industry has gained from a total systems approach compared to the past is almost mindboggling. You still see those in the industry with a commodity mindset, but those producers are now the anomaly and not the norm.</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/beef-industry-s-next-era-will-be-even-better-prepare-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-industry-s-next-era-will-be-even-better-prepare-it#comments Cattle Industry Structure My View From The Country Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:44:00 +0000 79091 at http://beefmagazine.com Breaking News: WTO COOL Decision Will Favor Canada, Mexico http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/breaking-news-wto-cool-decision-will-favor-canada-mexico <div class="field-deck"> A major news source says leaked information on the WTO COOL decision indicates the U.S. will lose. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Long a contentious issue among U.S. cattlemen, country-of-origin labeling (COOL) is coming to a head. According to the Wall Street Journal, the WTO will rule against the U.S. when it releases its COOL decision</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/breaking-news-wto-cool-decision-will-favor-canada-mexico" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/breaking-news-wto-cool-decision-will-favor-canada-mexico#comments Regulation Cattle Industry Structure Sustainability Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:23:00 +0000 78791 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Will COOL regulations affect U.S. cattle producers in the future?</p> Future Of The National Beef Checkoff Remains In Doubt http://beefmagazine.com/blog/future-national-beef-checkoff-remains-doubt <div class="node-body blog-body">What's ahead for the national beef checkoff? A draft report from the Beef Checkoff Enhancement Working Group suggests revising the system so more contractors can be involved and increasing the producer contribution to $2. </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/future-national-beef-checkoff-remains-doubt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/future-national-beef-checkoff-remains-doubt#comments Cattle Industry Structure My View From The Country Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:53:00 +0000 78761 at http://beefmagazine.com Will You Be Ranching Like The Jetsons In 10 Years? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/will-you-be-ranching-jetsons-10-years <div class="node-body blog-body">The beef industry hasn’t seen nothing yet. That’s the message from those who peer into the future to see how our present will change. And if one futurist is anywhere close to right, grab the saddle horn, because the speed of technological change is going from a high lope to a dead run. </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/will-you-be-ranching-jetsons-10-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/will-you-be-ranching-jetsons-10-years#comments Cattle Industry Structure Beef Advocacy BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:51:00 +0000 78661 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Will cowboys still check cattlefrom horseback in 10 years?</p> Industry At A Glance: Declining Beef & Dairy Cow Slaughter http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/industry-glance-declining-beef-dairy-cow-slaughter <div class="node-body article-body">Declining beef cow slaughter provides clues to if and when cowherd expansion will happen.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/industry-glance-declining-beef-dairy-cow-slaughter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/industry-glance-declining-beef-dairy-cow-slaughter#comments Cattle Industry Structure Cattle Marketing Industry At A Glance Wed, 13 Aug 2014 20:23:00 +0000 78461 at http://beefmagazine.com U.S. Beef Thriving in South America’s Pacific Corridor http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/us-beef-thriving-south-america-s-pacific-corridor <div class="field-byline"> By Joe Schuele, USMEF </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Peru, Chile, Colombia and Ecuador all show demand growth for U.S. beef products.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/us-beef-thriving-south-america-s-pacific-corridor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/us-beef-thriving-south-america-s-pacific-corridor#comments Cattle Industry Structure Beef Exports Tips For Profit Tue, 12 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 78131 at http://beefmagazine.com Part 3 In Harlan’s “Thinking Expansion?” Series http://beefmagazine.com/blog/part-3-harlan-s-thinking-expansion-series <div class="node-body blog-body">This year’s rapid price increases require each rancher to rethink his long-run business plan. Such profit opportunity comes around only one or twice in a rancher’s lifetime, and how one responds is critical to the long-run economic performance of the beef cowherd.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/market-advisor">Market Advisor</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/part-3-harlan-s-thinking-expansion-series" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/part-3-harlan-s-thinking-expansion-series#comments Cattle Industry Structure Ranch Management Tips For Profit Market Advisor Thu, 07 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 77911 at http://beefmagazine.com