People http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6603/more en Cattle show honors fallen cattlemen, reminds us to appreciate life http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cattle-show-honors-fallen-cattlemen-reminds-us-appreciate-life <div class="node-body blog-body">A recent collegiate cattle show was more than just fluffy cattle and banners. The jackpot show held at South Dakota State University honored five fallen industry leaders and offered scholarships to area youth. </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/cattle-show-honors-fallen-cattlemen-reminds-us-appreciate-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cattle-show-honors-fallen-cattlemen-reminds-us-appreciate-life#comments Seedstock Cow-Calf People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 03 Mar 2015 11:00:00 +0000 86921 at http://beefmagazine.com National FFA Week is here, and ag prospects look great for young people http://beefmagazine.com/blog/national-ffa-week-here-and-ag-prospects-look-great-young-people <div class="node-body blog-body">National FFA Week is Feb. 21-28, and Culver’s is raising money for the organization with a new video campaign. </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/national-ffa-week-here-and-ag-prospects-look-great-young-people" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/national-ffa-week-here-and-ag-prospects-look-great-young-people#comments People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 25 Feb 2015 11:00:00 +0000 86711 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 beef headlines: heart-healthy beef cuts, jobs for FFA kids & more http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-beef-headlines-heart-healthy-beef-cuts-jobs-ffa-kids-more <div class="node-body blog-body">Industry chatter this week has been largely positive, and the blogosphere has been busy praising the lessons learned in 4-H and FFA youth programs and the opportunities that await these young people after college. In other news, extra-lean ground beef has received a stamp of approval from the American Heart Association (AHA), joining several other beef cuts that merit the AHA’s Heart-Check mark on the label. Finally, one writer shares his frustration as a food producer trying to meet society’s increasing demands on his business. Here are four articles worth reading today. </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-beef-headlines-heart-healthy-beef-cuts-jobs-ffa-kids-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-beef-headlines-heart-healthy-beef-cuts-jobs-ffa-kids-more#comments People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 11 Feb 2015 09:02:00 +0000 86241 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 ways to show your ranch spouse you care http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-ways-show-your-ranch-spouse-you-care <div class="node-body blog-body">Gary Chapman’s best-selling book, “The 5 Love Languages,” offers lessons on showing your spouse how much you care on a daily basis. With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, use these tools with your ranching partner. </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/blog/5-ways-show-your-ranch-spouse-you-care" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-ways-show-your-ranch-spouse-you-care#comments People Tips For Profit Tue, 10 Feb 2015 18:48:00 +0000 86101 at http://beefmagazine.com Agricultural producers income tax filing deadline is March 2 http://beefmagazine.com/people/agricultural-producers-income-tax-filing-deadline-march-2 <div class="field-byline"> NDSU Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ron Haugen, NDSU Extension Service farm economist, has some items to note for your 2014 income tax preparation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/people/agricultural-producers-income-tax-filing-deadline-march-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/people/agricultural-producers-income-tax-filing-deadline-march-2#comments People Tips For Profit Mon, 09 Feb 2015 21:40:00 +0000 86111 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 reasons why it pays to be an agricultural grad http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-reasons-why-it-pays-be-agricultural-grad <div class="node-body blog-body">Hey students, want a great career? Look to agriculture. It’s an exciting time to be in this industry. Here are five reasons why it pays to be an ag grad. </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-reasons-why-it-pays-be-agricultural-grad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-reasons-why-it-pays-be-agricultural-grad#comments People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 09 Feb 2015 10:55:00 +0000 86031 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 lessons I learned from my beef cattle and my beef customers http://beefmagazine.com/people/5-lessons-i-learned-my-beef-cattle-and-my-beef-customers <div class="field-byline"> Commentary; by Anne Burkholder </div> <div class="node-body article-body">BEEF Trailblazer Award winner Anne Burkholder, cattle feeder from Cozad, Neb., details the powerful lessons she’s gleaned that guide her journey of humanely raising food animals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/people/5-lessons-i-learned-my-beef-cattle-and-my-beef-customers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/people/5-lessons-i-learned-my-beef-cattle-and-my-beef-customers#comments People Thu, 05 Feb 2015 16:29:00 +0000 85931 at http://beefmagazine.com Photo by Miranda Reiman, Certified Angus Beef Video offers 4 painful reminders of the importance of farm safety http://beefmagazine.com/blog/video-offers-4-painful-reminders-importance-farm-safety <div class="node-body blog-body">Accidents can happen in the blink of an eye. Real-life farmer and rancher testimonies remind us all that farm safety is critical to avoid injury and death. </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/video-offers-4-painful-reminders-importance-farm-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/video-offers-4-painful-reminders-importance-farm-safety#comments People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 05 Feb 2015 11:00:00 +0000 85911 at http://beefmagazine.com 6 ways to follow the 2015 Cattle Industry Convention http://beefmagazine.com/blog/6-ways-follow-2015-cattle-industry-convention <div class="node-body blog-body">The 2015 Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show kicks off today in San Antonio, Texas, and the BEEF magazine editorial team will be out in force to cover the week’s events. Whether you’re at the event or home on the ranch like me, here are six ways to follow the happenings at this year’s convention.</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/6-ways-follow-2015-cattle-industry-convention" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/6-ways-follow-2015-cattle-industry-convention#comments People BEEF Daily Tue, 03 Feb 2015 11:00:00 +0000 85841 at http://beefmagazine.com EPA wins suit to release personal farmer information http://beefmagazine.com/people/epa-wins-suit-release-personal-farmer-information <div class="node-body article-body">Last week the federal district court in Minnesota dismissed its lawsuit seeking toblock the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from releasing the personal information of livestock and poultry farmers and ranchers in response to Freedom of Information Act requests.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/people/epa-wins-suit-release-personal-farmer-information" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/people/epa-wins-suit-release-personal-farmer-information#comments People Tips For Profit Mon, 02 Feb 2015 18:03:00 +0000 85871 at http://beefmagazine.com