Cattle Industry Structure http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6601/more en Industry At A Glance: Are cow-calf returns enough to keep producers out of a cash trap? http://beefmagazine.com/sectors/industry-glance-are-cow-calf-returns-enough-keep-producers-out-cash-trap <div class="node-body article-body">Prices in 2014 provided cow-calf producers unprecedented returns, sufficiently high enough to spur meaningful expansion. At least for the time being, cows are no longer being perceived as “cash traps.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/sectors/industry-glance-are-cow-calf-returns-enough-keep-producers-out-cash-trap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/sectors/industry-glance-are-cow-calf-returns-enough-keep-producers-out-cash-trap#comments Cattle Industry Structure Sectors Industry At A Glance Thu, 20 Aug 2015 13:22:00 +0000 92411 at http://beefmagazine.com HSUS vet to serve on USDA’s Advisory Committee on Animal Health http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hsus-vet-serve-usda-s-advisory-committee-animal-health <div class="node-body blog-body">USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack has revealed the names of 19 industry professionals who will serve on his Advisory Committee on Animal Health. Among the names includes veterinarians, academics and livestock producers, as well as an HSUS employee who has openly criticized modern-day livestock production. </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/hsus-vet-serve-usda-s-advisory-committee-animal-health" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hsus-vet-serve-usda-s-advisory-committee-animal-health#comments Regulation Cattle Industry Structure Cow-Calf Vaccination Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 20 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92331 at http://beefmagazine.com Tyson Foods to end beef production at Denison, Iowa plant http://beefmagazine.com/processors/tyson-foods-end-beef-production-denison-iowa-plant <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Iowa Tyson plant opened in 1961 by Iowa Beef Packers, but it will now close its doors, says Tyson, in a recent release. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/processors/tyson-foods-end-beef-production-denison-iowa-plant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/processors/tyson-foods-end-beef-production-denison-iowa-plant#comments Cattle Industry Structure Processors Tips For Profit Mon, 17 Aug 2015 00:54:00 +0000 92281 at http://beefmagazine.com 6 Trending Headlines: 3 years, 3 million cows; PLUS Idaho’s ag-gag law gets gagged http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/6-trending-headlines-3-years-3-million-cows-plus-idaho-s-ag-gag-law-gets-g <div class="node-body gallery-body">It’s clear that where Mother Nature has given the green light, cattle producers are hitting the accelerator hard in an effort to grow cattle numbers. When will that break the market?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/6-trending-headlines-3-years-3-million-cows-plus-idaho-s-ag-gag-law-gets-g" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/6-trending-headlines-3-years-3-million-cows-plus-idaho-s-ag-gag-law-gets-g#comments Cattle Industry Structure Mon, 10 Aug 2015 14:06:00 +0000 92031 at http://beefmagazine.com 2015's top value-based marketing programs for U.S. beef producers http://beefmagazine.com/datasheet/2015s-top-value-based-marketing-programs-us-beef-producers <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/datasheet/2015s-top-value-based-marketing-programs-us-beef-producers" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://beefmagazine.com/site-files/beefmagazine.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/datasheets/thumbnails/ThinkstockPhotos-152545053.png" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="node-body datasheet-body">Here are the latest listings of the U.S. beef industry’s top value-based marketing alliances for cattle and calves. This 2015 edition is the 18th annual listing by BEEF magazine and includes a total of 23 programs categorized by consumer-based programs and calf-based programs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/datasheet/2015s-top-value-based-marketing-programs-us-beef-producers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cattle Industry Structure Cattle Markets Mon, 10 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92071 at http://beefmagazine.com Does the risk-reward ratio favor cow herd expansion? http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/does-risk-reward-ratio-favor-cow-herd-expansion <div class="node-body article-body">Despite summer doldrums, beef producers are willing to take on more risk to expand their cow herds.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/does-risk-reward-ratio-favor-cow-herd-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/does-risk-reward-ratio-favor-cow-herd-expansion#comments Cattle Industry Structure Cattle Markets Tips For Profit Thu, 06 Aug 2015 15:47:00 +0000 91971 at http://beefmagazine.com Ignoring the water problem is no longer an option http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/ignoring-water-problem-no-longer-option <div class="node-body article-body">The water crisis is about much more than water. Join our discussion on the more in-depth issues we must sort through to solve our water problems. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/ignoring-water-problem-no-longer-option" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/ignoring-water-problem-no-longer-option#comments Cattle Industry Structure Mon, 03 Aug 2015 15:00:00 +0000 91821 at http://beefmagazine.com By Robert Cafione, Getty Images Politics inevitably seep into U.S. beef industry http://beefmagazine.com/blog/politics-inevitably-seep-us-beef-industry <div class="node-body blog-body">Politics permeates every aspect of our lives. So it’s inevitable that it seeps into the beef industry. </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/politics-inevitably-seep-us-beef-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/politics-inevitably-seep-us-beef-industry#comments Cattle Industry Structure Government Meat Matters Mon, 03 Aug 2015 13:28:00 +0000 91771 at http://beefmagazine.com USDA pegs July 1 cattle inventory 2% higher http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/usda-pegs-july-1-cattle-inventory-2-higher <div class="field-deck"> As expected, beef heifer retention is well underway. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As expected, beef heifer retention is well underway.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/usda-pegs-july-1-cattle-inventory-2-higher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/usda-pegs-july-1-cattle-inventory-2-higher#comments Cattle Industry Structure Sustainability Fri, 24 Jul 2015 23:18:00 +0000 91571 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>calf on summer pasture</p> Industry leaders propose updated Long Range Plan http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/industry-leaders-propose-updated-long-range-plan <div class="node-body article-body">New beef industry Long Range Plan establishes roadmap for 2016-2020.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/industry-leaders-propose-updated-long-range-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/industry-leaders-propose-updated-long-range-plan#comments Cattle Industry Structure Tue, 21 Jul 2015 18:59:00 +0000 91421 at http://beefmagazine.com