People http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6603/more en 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 5 western novels to add to your summer reading list http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-western-novels-add-your-summer-reading-list <div class="node-body blog-body">What are the best western novels of all time? Beef up your summer reading list with these 10 suggestions. </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/5-western-novels-add-your-summer-reading-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-western-novels-add-your-summer-reading-list#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 30 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90851 at http://beefmagazine.com Roberts announces resignation as CEO of NCBA http://beefmagazine.com/people/roberts-announces-resignation-ceo-ncba <div class="field-deck"> Roberts leaves to pursue other opportunities in the cattle industry </div> <div class="node-body article-body">After six eventful years at the helm of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA), Forrest Roberts is resigning as chief executive officer, effective July 31. Roberts has been the CEO of NCBA since 2009.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/people/roberts-announces-resignation-ceo-ncba" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/people/roberts-announces-resignation-ceo-ncba#comments People Beef Advocacy Mon, 29 Jun 2015 19:15:00 +0000 90841 at http://beefmagazine.com Prime Time Gala raises money to fight hunger; PLUS: 15+ photos from the event http://beefmagazine.com/blog/prime-time-gala-raises-money-fight-hunger-plus-15-photos-event <div class="node-body blog-body">More than 49 million Americans struggle to put food on the table. Here is how South Dakota cattlemen are joining together to fight hunger, promote beef and offer better protein options like meat, dairy and eggs to put on the dinner table. </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/prime-time-gala-raises-money-fight-hunger-plus-15-photos-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/prime-time-gala-raises-money-fight-hunger-plus-15-photos-event#comments Beef Quality Beef Demand People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 29 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90761 at http://beefmagazine.com Trouble finding good employees? It might be you, not them http://beefmagazine.com/blog/trouble-finding-good-employees-it-might-be-you-not-them <div class="node-body blog-body">One bad employee can be devastating to a small business. So why do we spend twice as much time evaluating a potential new herd sire as we do evaluating a potential new employee? </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/trouble-finding-good-employees-it-might-be-you-not-them" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/trouble-finding-good-employees-it-might-be-you-not-them#comments People Employee Management My View From The Country Thu, 25 Jun 2015 15:18:00 +0000 90711 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 tips for training your cattle dog to work stock http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-tips-training-your-cattle-dog-work-stock <div class="node-body blog-body">Dogs are often beloved members of ranch families, but too often, they are poorly trained and are more pesky tag-alongs than valuable assistance when working cattle. Here are three tips for training your cow dog to work livestock. </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-tips-training-your-cattle-dog-work-stock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-tips-training-your-cattle-dog-work-stock#comments Seedstock Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 23 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90601 at http://beefmagazine.com Father’s Day tribute: 4 blogs, photo galleries & recipes just for dad http://beefmagazine.com/blog/father-s-day-tribute-4-blogs-photo-galleries-recipes-just-dad <div class="node-body blog-body">Father’s Day may be over, but readers will still enjoy these four blogs, photo galleries and recipes that celebrate the cowboys and cattlemen we love. </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/father-s-day-tribute-4-blogs-photo-galleries-recipes-just-dad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/father-s-day-tribute-4-blogs-photo-galleries-recipes-just-dad#comments Cow-Calf Beef Demand People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 22 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90551 at http://beefmagazine.com Meet the 2015 BIF commercial and seedstock winners http://beefmagazine.com/people/meet-2015-bif-commercial-and-seedstock-winners <div class="node-body article-body">The 2015 Beef Improvement Federation winners showcase how genetic improvement and advancement can advance both commercial and seedstock herds. The award, sponsored by BEEF, showcases the nation’s top operations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/people/meet-2015-bif-commercial-and-seedstock-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/people/meet-2015-bif-commercial-and-seedstock-winners#comments People Mon, 15 Jun 2015 20:13:00 +0000 90391 at http://beefmagazine.com Why agriculture should be incorporated into math, science & reading curriculum http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-agriculture-should-be-incorporated-math-science-reading-curriculum <div class="node-body blog-body">Today’s blog explores how ranchers can get involved through their state’s Ag In The Classroom program to give teachers the tools they need to include agriculture in their curriculum for core subjects like math, science and reading. </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-agriculture-should-be-incorporated-math-science-reading-curriculum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-agriculture-should-be-incorporated-math-science-reading-curriculum#comments Beef Demand People Retail Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 15 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90371 at http://beefmagazine.com