People http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6603/more en We lose a piece of history with every memorial service http://beefmagazine.com/blog/we-lose-piece-history-every-memorial-service <div class="node-body blog-body">Cherish your parents while you have them, and remember them fondly if you don’t. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-editors-blog">BEEF Editors&#039; Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/we-lose-piece-history-every-memorial-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/we-lose-piece-history-every-memorial-service#comments People Beef Advocacy BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:17:00 +0000 91651 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Historic barn on the Sheriff ranch</p> How youth Beef Ambassadors are tackling hot industry topics http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-youth-beef-ambassadors-are-tackling-hot-industry-topics <div class="node-body blog-body">The National Beef Ambassador Program is training youth spokespersons to advocate for the beef cattle industry. These youth advocates need support, whether it’s through sponsorships, volunteerism, or mentorship. Find out why these ambassadors are so effective at promoting the beef industry. </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/how-youth-beef-ambassadors-are-tackling-hot-industry-topics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-youth-beef-ambassadors-are-tackling-hot-industry-topics#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Demand People Retail Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:52:00 +0000 91621 at http://beefmagazine.com New poll asks about importance of rural development in small towns http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-poll-asks-about-importance-rural-development-small-towns <div class="node-body blog-body">Ranching families rely on the success of the neighboring small towns that support their rural communities, but as many rural areas lose young people to urban career opportunities, rural America is looking for ways to revitalize their towns. </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-poll-asks-about-importance-rural-development-small-towns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-poll-asks-about-importance-rural-development-small-towns#comments Cow-Calf Beef Quality Beef Demand People Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 27 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91581 at http://beefmagazine.com Peterson Brothers share message with 4-H kids about ag advocacy http://beefmagazine.com/blog/peterson-brothers-share-message-4-h-kids-about-ag-advocacy <div class="node-body blog-body">As county fair season gets underway, let’s remember to instill the six pillars of Character Counts in today’s youth — responsibility, respect, trustworthiness, fairness, caring and citizenship. Perhaps one more pillar needs to be added to the 4-H program, which encourages 4-H youth to become leaders as adults; that pillar would be “advocacy.” Kansas farm boys, the Peterson brothers, share why advocacy is so important at an Oklahoma 4-H event. </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/peterson-brothers-share-message-4-h-kids-about-ag-advocacy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/peterson-brothers-share-message-4-h-kids-about-ag-advocacy#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 22 Jul 2015 21:16:00 +0000 91451 at http://beefmagazine.com Josserand, Doll inducted into Cattle Feeders Hall of Fame http://beefmagazine.com/people/josserand-doll-inducted-cattle-feeders-hall-fame <div class="field-byline"> Burt Rutherford </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Now in its seventh year, the Cattle Feeders Hall of Fame adds to its growing honor roll of industry leaders with its 2015 class—Robert Josserand with AzTx Cattle Co. in Hereford, Texas; Loren Doll with Irsik and Doll in Cimarron, Kan.; Topper Thorpe, retired CEO of Cattle Fax; and Karla Olson with Hoxie Feedyard at Hoxie, Kan. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/people/josserand-doll-inducted-cattle-feeders-hall-fame" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/people/josserand-doll-inducted-cattle-feeders-hall-fame#comments Cow-Calf Feedlots People Business Tips For Profit Tue, 21 Jul 2015 21:39:00 +0000 91461 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 ag reads to kick off your Monday morning http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-ag-reads-kick-your-monday-morning <div class="node-body blog-body">From defending feedlots, to taking on Chipotle, to 4-H parents tackling county fair week and keeping kids busy on the ranch during summer, here are 4 agricultural reads worth reading this morning. </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-ag-reads-kick-your-monday-morning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-ag-reads-kick-your-monday-morning#comments Feedlots Beef Demand People Retail Business Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 20 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91381 at http://beefmagazine.com Ranchers have the power to control impact of droughts http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/ranchers-have-power-control-impact-droughts <div class="field-byline"> Walt Davis for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">We have the power to make the drought worse or not. We can't control drought, or flood, but we can control how badly the next drought will impact our operations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/ranchers-have-power-control-impact-droughts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/ranchers-have-power-control-impact-droughts#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Beef Advocacy Sun, 19 Jul 2015 21:56:00 +0000 91391 at http://beefmagazine.com What you need to know about HSUS vs. Indiana Sen. Brent Steele http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-you-need-know-about-hsus-vs-indiana-sen-brent-steele <div class="node-body blog-body">The Humane Society of the United States is facing an investigation for wrongful fundraising tactics in Indiana. What does this mean for America’s farmers and ranchers? Find out on today’s BEEF Daily 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/what-you-need-know-about-hsus-vs-indiana-sen-brent-steele" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-you-need-know-about-hsus-vs-indiana-sen-brent-steele#comments Regulation Ranch Management People Animal Activists BEEF Daily Wed, 08 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90991 at http://beefmagazine.com 2015 barbecues will cost $68.22, says Rabobank; PLUS: 4 food safety tips for summer grilling http://beefmagazine.com/blog/2015-barbecues-will-cost-6822-says-rabobank-plus-4-food-safety-tips-summer-grilling <div class="node-body blog-body">With Independence Day just two days away, here are some stats on what the weekend festivities might cost you. Plus, four tips for keeping safe at summer barbecues. </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/2015-barbecues-will-cost-6822-says-rabobank-plus-4-food-safety-tips-summer-grilling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/2015-barbecues-will-cost-6822-says-rabobank-plus-4-food-safety-tips-summer-grilling#comments Beef Quality Beef Demand People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90881 at http://beefmagazine.com 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