Ranch Management http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6602/more en 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="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </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 3 tips for training your cattle dog to work stock http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-tips-training-your-cattle-dog-work-stock <div class="node-body blog-body">Dogs are often beloved members of ranch families, but too often, they are poorly trained and are more pesky tag-alongs than valuable assistance when working cattle. Here are three tips for training your cow dog to work livestock. </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/3-tips-training-your-cattle-dog-work-stock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-tips-training-your-cattle-dog-work-stock#comments Seedstock Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 23 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90601 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 questions to ask to prioritize the summer to-do list http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-questions-ask-prioritize-summer-do-list <div class="node-body blog-body">With long summer days comes long working hours. Here are four questions to ask to prioritize which tasks get tackled on the to-do list first and which jobs are best saved for winter. </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-questions-ask-prioritize-summer-do-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-questions-ask-prioritize-summer-do-list#comments Cow-Calf Pasture Health Ranch Management Business Health Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 16 Jun 2015 10:05:00 +0000 90421 at http://beefmagazine.com The trouble with change is it isn’t as easy as it should be http://beefmagazine.com/blog/trouble-change-it-isn-t-easy-it-should-be <div class="node-body blog-body">The trouble with adopting all these new management ideas is that the learning curve can be pretty steep. Take, for instance, changing your grazing program. It shouldn’t be this hard, but the end results make it worthwhile navigating all the early speed bumps.</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/trouble-change-it-isn-t-easy-it-should-be" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/trouble-change-it-isn-t-easy-it-should-be#comments Ranch Management Pasture Range My View From The Country Thu, 11 Jun 2015 14:40:00 +0000 90291 at http://beefmagazine.com Ag labor has changed; has your management changed with it? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ag-labor-has-changed-has-your-management-changed-it <div class="node-body blog-body">The labor paradigm in modern ranching has changed, with fewer ranch-raised kids available to hire. That means the labor force will increasingly consist of people who weren’t raised in agriculture. Are you prepared?</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/ag-labor-has-changed-has-your-management-changed-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ag-labor-has-changed-has-your-management-changed-it#comments Ranch Management Tips For Profit My View From The Country Thu, 04 Jun 2015 14:43:00 +0000 90041 at http://beefmagazine.com The problem with June: Tractor fixin’& honey-dos aren’t my cup of tea http://beefmagazine.com/blog/problem-june-tractor-fixin-honey-dos-aren-t-my-cup-tea <div class="node-body blog-body">Others see June as green grass, young healthy calves and the start of summer. I see June as the penitence I have to pay for living a truly great life the rest of the year. </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/problem-june-tractor-fixin-honey-dos-aren-t-my-cup-tea" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/problem-june-tractor-fixin-honey-dos-aren-t-my-cup-tea#comments Ranch Management Tips For Profit My View From The Country Thu, 04 Jun 2015 14:43:00 +0000 90051 at http://beefmagazine.com 4-H members are shining stars amongst America’s teens http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-h-members-are-shining-stars-amongst-america-s-teens <div class="node-body blog-body">While some kids are spending the lazy days of summer on the couch or by the pool, 4-H kids are dedicating their time to building leadership skills. Thanks to these teen leaders, I’m confident that America’s future looks bright.</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-h-members-are-shining-stars-amongst-america-s-teens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-h-members-are-shining-stars-amongst-america-s-teens#comments Ranch Management People Business Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 03 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 89951 at http://beefmagazine.com