Ranch Management http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6602/more en Why gender roles are becoming obsolete in agriculture http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-gender-roles-are-becoming-obsolete-agriculture <div class="node-body blog-body">For women in agriculture, breaking down gender stereotypes and keeping up with the men has been a century’s-old struggle. Today’s modern agricultural woman is making her mark and makes up one-third of the nation’s farmers and ranchers. A new documentary captures some of the struggles of women in ag, and a blog post explains how dads view their little farm girls. </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/why-gender-roles-are-becoming-obsolete-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-gender-roles-are-becoming-obsolete-agriculture#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 31 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92701 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: How non-feed costs affect profitability http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/industry-glance-how-non-feed-costs-affect-profitability <div class="node-body article-body">Consider the importance of overhead costs when calculating cowherd profitability. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/industry-glance-how-non-feed-costs-affect-profitability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/industry-glance-how-non-feed-costs-affect-profitability#comments Ranch Management Business Cattle Markets Industry At A Glance Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:14:00 +0000 92641 at http://beefmagazine.com New book captures 100 years of combines http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-book-captures-100-years-combines <div class="node-body blog-body">If you have a love for tractors, you’ll love “Red Combines 1915-2015,” a 6-pound book capturing the evolution of combines over the last century. Today’s blog reviews the book, plus looks back on eight previous blog posts with book recommendations from BEEF editors. </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/new-book-captures-100-years-combines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-book-captures-100-years-combines#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 26 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92541 at http://beefmagazine.com Is tradition holding your ranching operation back? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/tradition-holding-your-ranching-operation-back <div class="node-body blog-body">Most traditions are valid and useful. But don’t be afraid to cull those that aren’t. </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/tradition-holding-your-ranching-operation-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/tradition-holding-your-ranching-operation-back#comments Ranch Management Business My View From The Country Thu, 20 Aug 2015 13:22:00 +0000 92391 at http://beefmagazine.com Why EPA’s weak apology & lack of action on toxic spill is disgraceful http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-epa-s-weak-apology-lack-action-toxic-spill-disgraceful <div class="node-body blog-body">After the EPA accidentally release 3 million gallons of toxic water into the Animas River in Colorado, the agency has assured the media that the river’s water quality is “restoring itself.” While EPA pushes WOTUS on land owners, perhaps the agency should follow its own advice when it comes to caring for the environment. </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/why-epa-s-weak-apology-lack-action-toxic-spill-disgraceful" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-epa-s-weak-apology-lack-action-toxic-spill-disgraceful#comments Regulation Environment Ranch Management Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 18 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92301 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 experts weigh in on fall 2015 cattle prices http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-experts-weigh-fall-2015-cattle-prices <div class="node-body blog-body">My outlook for fall cattle prices is cautiously optimistic. How about you? Do you think fall cattle prices will stay strong through the rest of the year? Weigh in on today’s 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/4-experts-weigh-fall-2015-cattle-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-experts-weigh-fall-2015-cattle-prices#comments Cattle Prices Cow-Calf Ranch Management Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 17 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92271 at http://beefmagazine.com Don’t let bad habits hold back your productivity http://beefmagazine.com/blog/don-t-let-bad-habits-hold-back-your-productivity <div class="node-body blog-body">Many are aware that habits, both bad and good, can have an impact on productivity. But understanding just how deeply habits affect day-to-day operations and long-term profitability is a good start on making the changes necessary to carry you and your business forward.</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/don-t-let-bad-habits-hold-back-your-productivity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/don-t-let-bad-habits-hold-back-your-productivity#comments Ranch Management My View From The Country Thu, 13 Aug 2015 14:16:00 +0000 92241 at http://beefmagazine.com Burke Teichert: Are you a low-input, high-management rancher? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/burke-teichert-are-you-low-input-high-management-rancher <div class="node-body blog-body">The right cattle with low input costs will always be more profitable. How are you combining high management with low inputs to match your cow herd with your 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/burke-teichert-are-you-low-input-high-management-rancher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/burke-teichert-are-you-low-input-high-management-rancher#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Pasture Range Strategic Planning For The Ranch Mon, 10 Aug 2015 19:42:00 +0000 92101 at http://beefmagazine.com K-State, Merck release animal handling videos http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/k-state-merck-release-animal-handling-videos <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>As the benefits to both the animal and the rancher of low-stress cattle handling become more and more evident, the practice is gaining wider acceptance and usage.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/k-state-merck-release-animal-handling-videos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Ranch Management Sat, 08 Aug 2015 12:28:58 +0000 92001 at http://beefmagazine.com Are county fairs valuable experiences for kids? PLUS: 5 great fair time blogs http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-county-fairs-valuable-experiences-kids-plus-5-great-fair-time-blogs <div class="node-body blog-body">County and state fair season is upon us. What are your views on programs like 4-H and FFA? Do you believe these programs teach kids about the commercial cattle business, or is it all fluff? That’s the discussion on today’s BEEF Daily blog. </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/are-county-fairs-valuable-experiences-kids-plus-5-great-fair-time-blogs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-county-fairs-valuable-experiences-kids-plus-5-great-fair-time-blogs#comments Seedstock Ranch Management Beef Marketing/Product Promotion People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 05 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91881 at http://beefmagazine.com