Ranch Management http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6602/more en Assess team dynamics for greater productivity, efficiency http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/assess-team-dynamics-greater-productivity-efficiency <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>Managing the cattle is the easy part. Managing your people is what&rsquo;s tough.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/assess-team-dynamics-greater-productivity-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Ranch Management Tue, 28 Jul 2015 01:27:43 +0000 91631 at http://beefmagazine.com Ranchers have the power to control impact of droughts http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/ranchers-have-power-control-impact-droughts <div class="field-byline"> Walt Davis for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">We have the power to make the drought worse or not. We can't control drought, or flood, but we can control how badly the next drought will impact our operations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/ranchers-have-power-control-impact-droughts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/ranchers-have-power-control-impact-droughts#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Beef Advocacy Sun, 19 Jul 2015 21:56:00 +0000 91391 at http://beefmagazine.com Imagine the perfect operation. Is that your ranch? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/imagine-perfect-operation-your-ranch <div class="node-body blog-body">we all need to ask the question, “What does our perfect ranch look like?” </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/imagine-perfect-operation-your-ranch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/imagine-perfect-operation-your-ranch#comments Ranch Management Business My View From The Country Thu, 16 Jul 2015 15:48:00 +0000 91291 at http://beefmagazine.com Hay Talk Part 1: Why cutting height and moisture levels matter http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hay-talk-part-1-why-cutting-height-and-moisture-levels-matter <div class="node-body blog-body">July is typically a busy month for baling hay; however, with excessive rains, some producers are finding it difficult to complete a first cutting. Here are some tips for getting a good hay crop, despite the extra moisture.</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/hay-talk-part-1-why-cutting-height-and-moisture-levels-matter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hay-talk-part-1-why-cutting-height-and-moisture-levels-matter#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Cow-Calf Ranch Management Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 09 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91021 at http://beefmagazine.com What you need to know about HSUS vs. Indiana Sen. Brent Steele http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-you-need-know-about-hsus-vs-indiana-sen-brent-steele <div class="node-body blog-body">The Humane Society of the United States is facing an investigation for wrongful fundraising tactics in Indiana. What does this mean for America’s farmers and ranchers? Find out on today’s BEEF Daily blog. </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/what-you-need-know-about-hsus-vs-indiana-sen-brent-steele" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-you-need-know-about-hsus-vs-indiana-sen-brent-steele#comments Regulation Ranch Management People Animal Activists BEEF Daily Wed, 08 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90991 at http://beefmagazine.com Why body condition score, available forages should determine weaning date http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/why-body-condition-score-available-forages-should-determine-weaning-date <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Decide weaning date based on forages and cow condition. Weaning calves earlier may benefit the bottom line and cows' health.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/why-body-condition-score-available-forages-should-determine-weaning-date" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/why-body-condition-score-available-forages-should-determine-weaning-date#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Health Nutrition Tips For Profit Tue, 07 Jul 2015 21:13:00 +0000 91001 at http://beefmagazine.com Why coaching character is more important than winning cattle shows http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-coaching-character-more-important-winning-cattle-shows <div class="node-body blog-body">In the season of 4-H county fairs, regional shows and junior nationals, let’s remember it’s about building up kids, not just winning accolades with our livestock.</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-coaching-character-more-important-winning-cattle-shows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-coaching-character-more-important-winning-cattle-shows#comments Seedstock Ranch Management People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90871 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 western novels to add to your summer reading list http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-western-novels-add-your-summer-reading-list <div class="node-body blog-body">What are the best western novels of all time? Beef up your summer reading list with these 10 suggestions. </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/5-western-novels-add-your-summer-reading-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-western-novels-add-your-summer-reading-list#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 30 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90851 at http://beefmagazine.com Summer Herd Health Part 4: 5 summer water quality tips http://beefmagazine.com/blog/summer-herd-health-part-4-5-summer-water-quality-tips <div class="node-body blog-body">With the rise in temperature that summer brings, cattle need more water than ever, but is your water quality up to par? Here are five things to consider to make sure your herd is getting the best water possible. </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/summer-herd-health-part-4-5-summer-water-quality-tips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/summer-herd-health-part-4-5-summer-water-quality-tips#comments Ranch Management Health Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 25 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90641 at http://beefmagazine.com Why ranchers should understand 'low-stress' cattle handling http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/why-ranchers-should-understand-low-stress-cattle-handling <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Developing skills that limit stress on cattle require beef producers to first understand cattle behavior. Here is why ranchers should understand ‘low-stress’ cattle handling and learn how to implement the management practice in their operations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/why-ranchers-should-understand-low-stress-cattle-handling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/why-ranchers-should-understand-low-stress-cattle-handling#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Health Tips For Profit Tue, 23 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90611 at http://beefmagazine.com