People http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6603/more en Why gender roles are becoming obsolete in agriculture http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-gender-roles-are-becoming-obsolete-agriculture <div class="node-body blog-body">For women in agriculture, breaking down gender stereotypes and keeping up with the men has been a century’s-old struggle. Today’s modern agricultural woman is making her mark and makes up one-third of the nation’s farmers and ranchers. A new documentary captures some of the struggles of women in ag, and a blog post explains how dads view their little farm girls. </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-gender-roles-are-becoming-obsolete-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-gender-roles-are-becoming-obsolete-agriculture#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 31 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92701 at http://beefmagazine.com 4-H member recognized for ag advocacy work http://beefmagazine.com/people/4-h-member-recognized-ag-advocacy-work <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>The next generation of agricultural leaders are learning what it means to lead through advoc acy through their involvement in 4-H and other youth ag organizations.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/people/4-h-member-recognized-ag-advocacy-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Thu, 27 Aug 2015 00:48:31 +0000 92571 at http://beefmagazine.com New book captures 100 years of combines http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-book-captures-100-years-combines <div class="node-body blog-body">If you have a love for tractors, you’ll love “Red Combines 1915-2015,” a 6-pound book capturing the evolution of combines over the last century. Today’s blog reviews the book, plus looks back on eight previous blog posts with book recommendations from BEEF editors. </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/new-book-captures-100-years-combines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-book-captures-100-years-combines#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 26 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92541 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 ways the beef industry could better market beef jerky http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-beef-industry-could-better-market-beef-jerky <div class="node-body blog-body">In the last five years, consumers have regained their interest in purchasing beef jerky and other meat snacks. Here are three reasons behind the renewed interest and strategies for how the beef industry can better capitalize on this market trend. </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-ways-beef-industry-could-better-market-beef-jerky" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-beef-industry-could-better-market-beef-jerky#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Demand People Retail Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 25 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92531 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 advocates share their stories through blogs, videos & overcoming adversity http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-advocates-share-their-stories-through-blogs-videos-overcoming-adversity <div class="node-body blog-body"> Looking for some good reads this morning? Check out today’s blog post, which includes a farmer video to the song, “Whip Nae Nae,” two photography blogs on shipping cattle, and the inspirational story of a 4-H kid overcoming adversity. Here are four items worth checking out 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-advocates-share-their-stories-through-blogs-videos-overcoming-adversity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-advocates-share-their-stories-through-blogs-videos-overcoming-adversity#comments Beef Demand People Retail Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 13 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92201 at http://beefmagazine.com Conflict hurts not just feelings, but performance and profit http://beefmagazine.com/people/conflict-hurts-not-just-feelings-performance-and-profit <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>Anytime people work together, conflict is inevitable. But the negative outcomes of unresolved conflict don&rsquo;t have to be. The people working on your operation are essential to your success.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/people/conflict-hurts-not-just-feelings-performance-and-profit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Wed, 12 Aug 2015 22:32:36 +0000 92211 at http://beefmagazine.com Why NFL player Jordy Nelson makes a great advocate for agriculture http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-nfl-player-jordy-nelson-makes-great-advocate-agriculture <div class="node-body blog-body">With many professional athletes making headlines for negative thing, it’s refreshing to hear about the positive stories in the NFL, some of whom are farm and ranch kids. Take Jordy Nelson, for example, who credits his 12-hour work days on his family’s farm for his success in the NFL. Talk about an advocate for agriculture!</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-nfl-player-jordy-nelson-makes-great-advocate-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-nfl-player-jordy-nelson-makes-great-advocate-agriculture#comments Cow-Calf Beef Marketing/Product Promotion People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 12 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92151 at http://beefmagazine.com Why agricultural education is desperately needed in elementary schools http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-agricultural-education-desperately-needed-elementary-schools <div class="node-body blog-body">Whether it’s volunteering at a state or county fair petting zoo or reaching out to elementary schools and sharing your agricultural stories in a classroom visit, educating our nation’s youth about where their food comes from should be a top priority. </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-agricultural-education-desperately-needed-elementary-schools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-agricultural-education-desperately-needed-elementary-schools#comments Beef Demand People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 11 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92121 at http://beefmagazine.com Why ranchers have more clout than Dr. Oz http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-ranchers-have-more-clout-dr-oz <div class="node-body blog-body">This week, let’s take some notes from the 4-H Character Counts program and use trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, caring, fairness and citizenship to build strong relationships with our consumers and edge out ag-bashing, televised celebrities like Dr. Oz. </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-ranchers-have-more-clout-dr-oz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-ranchers-have-more-clout-dr-oz#comments Beef Quality People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 10 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92021 at http://beefmagazine.com How the Washington Post got it wrong on cow burps and greenhouse gases http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-washington-post-got-it-wrong-cow-burps-and-greenhouse-gases <div class="node-body blog-body">A recent article featured in the Washington Post suggests that cattle burps are the main contributor to greenhouse gas emissions and climate change. However, the figures don’t add up. Here are the real statistics on livestock production and the environment to share with friends on Facebook 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/how-washington-post-got-it-wrong-cow-burps-and-greenhouse-gases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-washington-post-got-it-wrong-cow-burps-and-greenhouse-gases#comments Environment Pasture Health People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 06 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91891 at http://beefmagazine.com