Legislative http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6607/more en 5 resources showing how Trump & Clinton view ag issues http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-resources-showing-how-trump-clinton-view-ag-issues <div class="node-body blog-body">With less than a month until the election, here are five reads worth checking out about Trump and Clinton and where they stand on agricultural issues. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-resources-showing-how-trump-clinton-view-ag-issues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-resources-showing-how-trump-clinton-view-ag-issues#comments Business Legislative Regulatory Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 13 Oct 2016 09:06:00 +0000 106281 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>:Credit: Chip Somodevilla / Staff / Getty Images</p> Simple choices? Not in this election http://beefmagazine.com/blog/simple-choices-not-election <div class="node-body blog-body">In a world that teaches there is no right or wrong, the cattle business stands as a testament to the fallacy of that notion. That’s what makes the current crop of presidential candidates, and the choice between them, so frustrating. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/simple-choices-not-election" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/simple-choices-not-election#comments Legislative My View From The Country Thu, 15 Sep 2016 15:01:00 +0000 105171 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>iStock photo</p> Where do Trump and Hillary stand on ag issues? Pick your poison http://beefmagazine.com/blog/where-do-trump-and-hillary-stand-ag-issues-pick-your-poison <div class="node-body blog-body">Here’s a look at some major ag issues and where Trump and Clinton stand.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/where-do-trump-and-hillary-stand-ag-issues-pick-your-poison" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/where-do-trump-and-hillary-stand-ag-issues-pick-your-poison#comments Legislative BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 14 Sep 2016 16:18:00 +0000 105131 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Voters will head to the polls for one of the most unusual presidential elections in history. Getty Images/Joe Raedle</p> We can’t make sense out of a nonsensical world http://beefmagazine.com/blog/we-can-t-make-sense-out-nonsensical-world <div class="node-body blog-body">It’s frustrating trying to make sense out of a nonsensical world. But that doesn’t stop this BEEF columnist from trying. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/we-can-t-make-sense-out-nonsensical-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/we-can-t-make-sense-out-nonsensical-world#comments Legislative Farm Operations My View From The Country Thu, 08 Sep 2016 13:42:00 +0000 104911 at http://beefmagazine.com USDA offers new heat stress smartphone app http://beefmagazine.com/business/usda-offers-new-heat-stress-smartphone-app <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New app issues forecasts ahead of extreme heat conditions and suggests actions to reduce livestock heat stress.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/business/usda-offers-new-heat-stress-smartphone-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/business/usda-offers-new-heat-stress-smartphone-app#comments Legislative Ranching Farm Operations Tips For Profit Mon, 05 Sep 2016 19:58:00 +0000 104761 at http://beefmagazine.com What do you think about Trump’s ag advisory team? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-do-you-think-about-trump-s-ag-advisory-team <div class="node-body blog-body">Donald Trump has announced his list of 65 men and women agricultural advisors. Are his selections positive for the future of ag?</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-do-you-think-about-trump-s-ag-advisory-team" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-do-you-think-about-trump-s-ag-advisory-team#comments Legislative Agenda Regulatory Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 18 Aug 2016 10:00:00 +0000 104131 at http://beefmagazine.com Strong military & sound ag policy keys to national security http://beefmagazine.com/government/strong-military-sound-ag-policy-keys-national-security <div class="field-byline"> By Hembree Brandon for Farm Press Blog </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“Never forget that one of the primary purposes of all programs should be to ensure the food security of the nation and the sustainability of food and fiber for our grandchildren’s grandchildren."—Maj. Gen. Darren G. Owens, U.S. Army retired</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/government/strong-military-sound-ag-policy-keys-national-security" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/government/strong-military-sound-ag-policy-keys-national-security#comments Legislative Tips For Profit Wed, 17 Aug 2016 21:11:00 +0000 104141 at http://beefmagazine.com This presidential election is surreal in some of the most real ways imaginable http://beefmagazine.com/blog/presidential-election-surreal-some-most-real-ways-imaginable <div class="node-body blog-body">This presidential election boils down to a personality contest between two of the most negatively perceived candidates in modern history. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/presidential-election-surreal-some-most-real-ways-imaginable" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/presidential-election-surreal-some-most-real-ways-imaginable#comments Legislative My View From The Country Thu, 11 Aug 2016 16:09:00 +0000 103971 at http://beefmagazine.com 6 Trending Headlines: Obama signs GMO bill; PLUS: How big can the U.S. cowherd get? http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/6-trending-headlines-obama-signs-gmo-bill-plus-how-big-can-us-cowherd-get <div class="node-body gallery-body">President Obama signs GMO labeling law. VFD pilot project brings on-farm inspections prior to final implementation. How the beef business is reaching consumers in the digital age. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/6-trending-headlines-obama-signs-gmo-bill-plus-how-big-can-us-cowherd-get" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/6-trending-headlines-obama-signs-gmo-bill-plus-how-big-can-us-cowherd-get#comments Legislative Farm Operations Nutrition Mon, 01 Aug 2016 14:52:00 +0000 103611 at http://beefmagazine.com Will your vote be for the candidate of choice or the lesser of two evils? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/will-your-vote-be-candidate-choice-or-lesser-two-evils <div class="node-body blog-body">With historically high negatives for both candidates, there is a tendency for people to just want to sit this one out, or simply vote for who they believe is the lesser of the two evils and leave it at that. Unfortunately, regardless of how you opinion falls, we can’t afford to sit this one out. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/will-your-vote-be-candidate-choice-or-lesser-two-evils" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/will-your-vote-be-candidate-choice-or-lesser-two-evils#comments Legislative Farm Operations My View From The Country Thu, 28 Jul 2016 17:38:00 +0000 103461 at http://beefmagazine.com