Ranch Management http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6602/more en Family Ranch Series Part 3: Avoid these 3 mistakes when estate planning http://beefmagazine.com/blog/family-ranch-series-part-3-avoid-these-3-mistakes-when-estate-planning <div class="node-body blog-body">Estate planning is a must for ranches to survive after the loss of a loved one. To avoid these three common mistakes, have a plan in place that will stand the test of time. </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/family-ranch-series-part-3-avoid-these-3-mistakes-when-estate-planning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/family-ranch-series-part-3-avoid-these-3-mistakes-when-estate-planning#comments Estate Planning Cow-Calf Ranch Management Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 21 May 2015 10:00:00 +0000 89411 at http://beefmagazine.com Marginal thinking: We can’t move forward if we’re focused on the past http://beefmagazine.com/blog/marginal-thinking-we-can-t-move-forward-if-we-re-focused-past <div class="node-body blog-body">The fundamental flaw in marginal thinking is that it keeps us from investing in our future, and encourages us to bet that current market conditions and competition will remain the same. </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/marginal-thinking-we-can-t-move-forward-if-we-re-focused-past" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/marginal-thinking-we-can-t-move-forward-if-we-re-focused-past#comments Ranch Management Cattle Marketing My View From The Country Thu, 14 May 2015 15:39:00 +0000 89251 at http://beefmagazine.com Family Ranching Series Part 2: 5 resources to help manage money expectations http://beefmagazine.com/blog/family-ranching-series-part-2-5-resources-help-manage-money-expectations <div class="node-body blog-body">Are you ready to add the next generation to the ranch? Here are five resources with questions to ask before making that big step. </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/family-ranching-series-part-2-5-resources-help-manage-money-expectations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/family-ranching-series-part-2-5-resources-help-manage-money-expectations#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 14 May 2015 10:00:00 +0000 89191 at http://beefmagazine.com Ranch managers: Are you a seeker of truth? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ranch-managers-are-you-seeker-truth <div class="node-body blog-body">Successful ranch managers, however, have learned that real progress comes when they open their minds and become seekers of truth.</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/ranch-managers-are-you-seeker-truth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ranch-managers-are-you-seeker-truth#comments Ranch Management Beef Quality Sustainability Tips For Profit Strategic Planning For The Ranch Thu, 07 May 2015 15:24:00 +0000 89031 at http://beefmagazine.com Family Ranching Series Part 1: Is your family ranching business prepared for a crisis? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/family-ranching-series-part-1-your-family-ranching-business-prepared-crisis <div class="node-body blog-body">In May, we are troubleshooting common challenges family cattle businesses face. This week, we focus on emergency planning. Is your ranch ready for a crisis? Here are five resources to help plan ahead for life’s unexpected curveballs. </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/family-ranching-series-part-1-your-family-ranching-business-prepared-crisis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/family-ranching-series-part-1-your-family-ranching-business-prepared-crisis#comments Ranch Management People Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 07 May 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88971 at http://beefmagazine.com Why do good decisions tend to occur in bad economic times? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-do-good-decisions-tend-occur-bad-economic-times <div class="node-body blog-body">The only thing for certain is that, with high prices and/or growing economy, cow herds and the government will expand.</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/why-do-good-decisions-tend-occur-bad-economic-times" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-do-good-decisions-tend-occur-bad-economic-times#comments Ranch Management Business My View From The Country Thu, 30 Apr 2015 13:54:00 +0000 88871 at http://beefmagazine.com Why I disagree with Temple Grandin on reteaching predator instincts in cattle http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-i-disagree-temple-grandin-reteaching-predator-instincts-cattle <div class="node-body blog-body">Temple Grandin recently generated some controversy over her comments that ranchers need to reteach their herds to have better protective instincts against predators. Here’s why I believe “re-wilding” cattle is a bad idea and docility should be a top priority for today’s cattle producers. </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-i-disagree-temple-grandin-reteaching-predator-instincts-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-i-disagree-temple-grandin-reteaching-predator-instincts-cattle#comments Cattle Handling Seedstock Animal Welfare Cow-Calf Ranch Management Beef Quality Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 29 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88841 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 management steps to boost calf performance & profit http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-management-steps-boost-calf-performance-profit <div class="node-body blog-body">Here are five management practices to consider to up your calf profit this spring.</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/5-management-steps-boost-calf-performance-profit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-management-steps-boost-calf-performance-profit#comments Ranch Management Weaning Health Nutrition Vet&#039;s Opinion Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:33:00 +0000 88791 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 tips to shorten your calving season http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-shorten-your-calving-season <div class="node-body blog-body">A tight window for calving can result in a more uniform calf crop and enhanced price potential at sale time. Here are four management strategies to shorten your calving season. </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-tips-shorten-your-calving-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-shorten-your-calving-season#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Business Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 14 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88411 at http://beefmagazine.com Beat the rancher’s curse; stop assuming people can read your mind http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beat-rancher-s-curse-stop-assuming-people-can-read-your-mind <div class="node-body blog-body">It’s a lot easier today to overcome the rancher’s curse than in the old days. After all, texts and emails allow us to build up to that actual two-way conversation. </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/beat-rancher-s-curse-stop-assuming-people-can-read-your-mind" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beat-rancher-s-curse-stop-assuming-people-can-read-your-mind#comments Ranch Management My View From The Country Wed, 08 Apr 2015 16:36:00 +0000 88351 at http://beefmagazine.com