Ranch Management http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6602/more en Create "management Mondays" in 2015 http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/create-management-mondays-2015 <div class="field-byline"> Lon Tonneson for Farm Progress </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Up-to-date records are essential for proper and efficient farm management these days. Here's an idea on how to keep up with the paperwork in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/create-management-mondays-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/create-management-mondays-2015#comments Ranch Management Tips For Profit Tue, 16 Dec 2014 18:48:00 +0000 83341 at http://beefmagazine.com Year-end tax planning complicated by inaction in congress http://beefmagazine.com/government/year-end-tax-planning-complicated-inaction-congress <div class="node-body article-body">Will Congress increase Section 179 deductions? That’s the question confounding cattle producers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/government/year-end-tax-planning-complicated-inaction-congress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/government/year-end-tax-planning-complicated-inaction-congress#comments Ranch Management Government Tue, 02 Dec 2014 11:00:00 +0000 82841 at http://beefmagazine.com Is Ranching An Art Or A Science? Or Both? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ranching-art-or-science-or-both <div class="node-body blog-body">When I am engaged in managerial thought and decision-making, I often wonder if beef production is art or science? And is it good science or bad science or, perhaps good science poorly applied? Or, is it good art or bad art, or an attempt at good art that is poorly done?</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/ranching-art-or-science-or-both" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ranching-art-or-science-or-both#comments Ranch Management Business Tips For Profit Strategic Planning For The Ranch Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:44:00 +0000 82321 at http://beefmagazine.com What Will A Republican Senate Mean To Tax Reform? http://beefmagazine.com/government/what-will-republican-senate-mean-tax-reform <div class="field-byline"> By John Alan Cohan </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Senate committees are likely to investigate IRS abuses with fervor, and there may well be tax reform of some sort, in an effort to boost business and to create more jobs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/government/what-will-republican-senate-mean-tax-reform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/government/what-will-republican-senate-mean-tax-reform#comments Ranch Management Government Tips For Profit Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:24:00 +0000 82301 at http://beefmagazine.com FDA Should Provide More Info On Ag's Antibiotic Use, Senators Say http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/fda-should-provide-more-info-ags-antibiotic-use-senators-say <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Senators propose rule to allow FDA to collect data that would better track use of medically important antibiotics in animal agriculture.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/fda-should-provide-more-info-ags-antibiotic-use-senators-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/fda-should-provide-more-info-ags-antibiotic-use-senators-say#comments Ranch Management Tips For Profit Sun, 16 Nov 2014 23:09:00 +0000 82181 at http://beefmagazine.com What’s The Best Breeding Weight For Beef Heifers? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-s-best-breeding-weight-beef-heifers <div class="node-body blog-body">The traditional approach for heifer development has been to shoot for 65% of mature body weight at breeding time in order to maximize pregnancy rate. Is maximum pregnancy rate really the goal, or is a more profitable herd the goal?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/vets-opinion">Vet&#039;s Opinion</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-s-best-breeding-weight-beef-heifers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-s-best-breeding-weight-beef-heifers#comments Breeding Systems Ranch Management Health Vet&#039;s Opinion Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:04:00 +0000 81611 at http://beefmagazine.com The Importance Of Beef Reproduction – What, How, Why? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/importance-beef-reproduction-what-how-why <div class="node-body blog-body">The goal of genetics is not to maximize production, but to seek what is best for your production and marketing environment.</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/importance-beef-reproduction-what-how-why" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/importance-beef-reproduction-what-how-why#comments Ranch Management Cattle Genetics Tips For Profit Strategic Planning For The Ranch Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:32:00 +0000 81561 at http://beefmagazine.com Get Your Cattle Feeding Program Geared Up For A Bad Winter http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/get-your-cattle-feeding-program-geared-bad-winter <div class="node-body article-body">If the current forecasts for an El Niño weather pattern prove true, cattle will have cold, wet conditions to contend with this winter. Get your cattle feeding program ready to help your cowherd succeed. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/get-your-cattle-feeding-program-geared-bad-winter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/get-your-cattle-feeding-program-geared-bad-winter#comments Ranch Management Nutrition Tips For Profit Winter Weather Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:35:00 +0000 81291 at http://beefmagazine.com Modeling Research Helping Reduce Emissions, Add Profit To Beef Production http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/modeling-research-helping-reduce-emissions-add-profit-beef-production <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Beef nutrition models have the potential to be applied to help reduce greenhouse emissions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/modeling-research-helping-reduce-emissions-add-profit-beef-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/modeling-research-helping-reduce-emissions-add-profit-beef-production#comments Ranch Management Sustainability Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:57:00 +0000 81251 at http://beefmagazine.com This May Be The Year To Over-Winter Cull Cows http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/may-be-year-over-winter-cull-cows <div class="node-body article-body">A big factor in the decision is whether the pasture or hay is available to carry cows through the winter cost-effectively.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/may-be-year-over-winter-cull-cows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/may-be-year-over-winter-cull-cows#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Sustainability Wed, 15 Oct 2014 18:46:00 +0000 81091 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Range cow on pasture</p>