Ranch Management http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6602/more en Vote for your favorite “Cattle & Colors” photo now! http://beefmagazine.com/blog/vote-your-favorite-cattle-colors-photo-now <div class="node-body blog-body">Help us choose the best photograph that depicts autumn on the ranch! Three voters will be selected to receive prizes!</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/vote-your-favorite-cattle-colors-photo-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/vote-your-favorite-cattle-colors-photo-now#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:00:00 +0000 105621 at http://beefmagazine.com There’s still time to enter our fall photo contest! http://beefmagazine.com/blog/there-s-still-time-enter-our-fall-photo-contest <div class="node-body blog-body">Don’t forget to enter our fall photo contest, “Cattle & Colors” for a chance to win a VISA gift card. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/there-s-still-time-enter-our-fall-photo-contest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/there-s-still-time-enter-our-fall-photo-contest#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 22 Sep 2016 10:00:00 +0000 105401 at http://beefmagazine.com Is economics really our primary motivator? http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/economics-really-our-primary-motivator <div class="field-byline"> By Eric Fuchs for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Perhaps most of our decisions are really made out of habit or because “everyone knows you have to do that."</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/economics-really-our-primary-motivator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/economics-really-our-primary-motivator#comments Ranch Management Cattle Markets Tips For Profit Wed, 21 Sep 2016 19:18:00 +0000 105411 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 questions a heifer should answer before she becomes a “keeper” http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-questions-heifer-should-answer-she-becomes-keeper <div class="node-body blog-body">Before deciding whether to keep or cull a replacement heifer, ask yourself these five questions. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-questions-heifer-should-answer-she-becomes-keeper" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-questions-heifer-should-answer-she-becomes-keeper#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 20 Sep 2016 19:22:00 +0000 105361 at http://beefmagazine.com HSUS targets beef checkoff; NCBA vows to take stand http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hsus-targets-beef-checkoff-ncba-vows-take-stand <div class="node-body blog-body">NCBA stands up to HSUS after the animal rights organization makes a move to weaken beef checkoff program. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hsus-targets-beef-checkoff-ncba-vows-take-stand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hsus-targets-beef-checkoff-ncba-vows-take-stand#comments Animal Welfare Ranch Management People Retail Beef Quality Animal Activists BEEF Daily Tue, 20 Sep 2016 10:00:00 +0000 105351 at http://beefmagazine.com Stunning fall snapshots from the ranch http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/stunning-fall-snapshots-ranch <div class="node-body gallery-body">These photographs perfectly capture autumn on the ranch -- cattle grazing, crisp, cool mornings, colorful leaves, fall ranch work and more. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/stunning-fall-snapshots-ranch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/stunning-fall-snapshots-ranch#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Business Pasture Range Sat, 17 Sep 2016 02:42:00 +0000 105301 at http://beefmagazine.com When times get tough, maximize capital efficiency http://beefmagazine.com/blog/when-times-get-tough-maximize-capital-efficiency <div class="node-body blog-body">Are your dollars working for you or against you? When prices drop, it's time to focus on capital efficiency. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/when-times-get-tough-maximize-capital-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/when-times-get-tough-maximize-capital-efficiency#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Cattle Marketing Cattle Economics Thu, 15 Sep 2016 16:25:00 +0000 104671 at http://beefmagazine.com NEW photo contest: “Cattle & Colors” http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-photo-contest-cattle-colors <div class="node-body blog-body">BEEF is celebrating fall with a new photo contest. Check out today’s blog for details to enter.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-photo-contest-cattle-colors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-photo-contest-cattle-colors#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 15 Sep 2016 10:00:00 +0000 105141 at http://beefmagazine.com Conservation efforts improve sustainability & efficiency for feeder operation http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/conservation-efforts-improve-sustainability-efficiency-feeder-operation <div class="field-byline"> Erin Beck for the Natural Resources Conservation Service </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The deadline to apply for the NRCS Environmental Quality Incentives Program is fast approaching. Learn how one feeder family benefited from the NRCS grant. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/conservation-efforts-improve-sustainability-efficiency-feeder-operation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/conservation-efforts-improve-sustainability-efficiency-feeder-operation#comments Ranch Management Feedlots Sustainability Wed, 14 Sep 2016 22:32:00 +0000 105151 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 reasons why women are agriculture’s best resource http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-reasons-why-women-are-agriculture-s-best-resource <div class="node-body blog-body">Responding to a blog post titled, “The top 10 above and beyond farm wife qualities,” here are five ways women in agriculture are so much more than cooking, cleaning and baby-making. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-reasons-why-women-are-agriculture-s-best-resource" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-reasons-why-women-are-agriculture-s-best-resource#comments Ranch Management Beef Marketing/Product Promotion People Beef Quality Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 14 Sep 2016 10:00:00 +0000 105121 at http://beefmagazine.com