Government http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6607/more en The slow demise of COOL and how it’s hurt the beef industry http://beefmagazine.com/blog/slow-demise-cool-and-how-it-s-hurt-beef-industry <div class="node-body blog-body">With the U.S. now out of options in defending COOL, will Congress have the time and the spine to repeal it? </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/slow-demise-cool-and-how-it-s-hurt-beef-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/slow-demise-cool-and-how-it-s-hurt-beef-industry#comments Regulation My View From The Country Thu, 21 May 2015 14:13:00 +0000 89461 at http://beefmagazine.com Water worries: Is management or supply the challenge? http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/water-worries-management-or-supply-challenge <div class="node-body article-body">If the world runs short on water today or in the future, it’s because of management rather than supply. Here’s how a variety of groups and industries are addressing the challenge.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/water-worries-management-or-supply-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/water-worries-management-or-supply-challenge#comments Environment Nutrition Thu, 21 May 2015 13:42:00 +0000 89451 at http://beefmagazine.com Cattle are one of America’s best-kept environmental secrets http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/cattle-are-one-america-s-best-kept-environmental-secrets <div class="field-byline"> Commentary; By Vicki Dutton </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cattle producers, and the cattle business, are often maligned as being environmentally unsustainable. How does that argument stack up against reality?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/cattle-are-one-america-s-best-kept-environmental-secrets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/cattle-are-one-america-s-best-kept-environmental-secrets#comments Environment Pasture Range Thu, 21 May 2015 12:51:00 +0000 89431 at http://beefmagazine.com Why Kansas policy proposals should scare anyone in agriculture http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-kansas-policy-proposals-should-scare-anyone-agriculture <div class="node-body blog-body">In spite of the fact that a good portion of the country can be considered politically “red,” the blue urban areas dominate the political landscape. Even in red states, the effort to over-regulate agriculture is a threat.</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/why-kansas-policy-proposals-should-scare-anyone-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-kansas-policy-proposals-should-scare-anyone-agriculture#comments Regulation Business Government My View From The Country Thu, 07 May 2015 14:50:00 +0000 88991 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 Trending Headlines: Gary Smith’s 10 beef industry opportunities, PLUS: National Guard to fight avian flu http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/5-trending-headlines-gary-smith-s-10-beef-industry-opportunities-plus-national-guard-fi <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>From avian influenza to the future direction of the beef business, this week&rsquo;s headlines will keep you up-to-date on the important and interesting news that affects you.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>You might also like:</strong></p> <p><strong><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-industry-products/12-new-products-ranch?intlink=rceoc">12 new products for the ranch this spring</a></strong></p> <p><strong><a href="http://m.beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/grazing-programs/0301-common-fencing-mistakes?intlink=rceoc">7 Common Fencing Mistakes</a></strong></p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/5-trending-headlines-gary-smith-s-10-beef-industry-opportunities-plus-national-guard-fi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/5-trending-headlines-gary-smith-s-10-beef-industry-opportunities-plus-national-guard-fi#comments Beef Quality Cattle Markets Government Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:59:00 +0000 88771 at http://beefmagazine.com 2016 election season underway; don’t expect anything from Congress http://beefmagazine.com/blog/2016-election-season-underway-don-t-expect-anything-congress <div class="node-body blog-body">We’ve entered that legislative stage where nearly everything is just posturing for the elections in 2016. Don't get your hopes up for any big legislative changes.</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/2016-election-season-underway-don-t-expect-anything-congress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/2016-election-season-underway-don-t-expect-anything-congress#comments Government My View From The Country Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:35:00 +0000 88721 at http://beefmagazine.com California, Nevada ranchers win ESA decision on sage grouse http://beefmagazine.com/environment/california-nevada-ranchers-win-esa-decision-sage-grouse <div class="node-body article-body">Ranchers in Nevada and California cheer the recent decision not to list the Bi-State sage grouse population.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/environment/california-nevada-ranchers-win-esa-decision-sage-grouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/environment/california-nevada-ranchers-win-esa-decision-sage-grouse#comments Environment Government Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:35:00 +0000 88731 at http://beefmagazine.com Colorado Parks and Wildlife Another Earth Day, and America yawns http://beefmagazine.com/blog/another-earth-day-and-america-yawns <div class="node-body blog-body">Americans are much more aware of their role in a clean environment today, and most act to do their part. However, I think most of us would appreciate a drop in the level of alarmism emanating from some quarters.</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-editors-blog">BEEF Editors&#039; Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/another-earth-day-and-america-yawns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/another-earth-day-and-america-yawns#comments Regulation Cattle Industry Structure Environment BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:21:00 +0000 88691 at http://beefmagazine.com Q&A: Nutrition author says dietary recommendations are “shockingly” unscientific http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/qa-nutrition-author-says-dietary-recommendations-are-shockingly-unscientific <div class="node-body article-body">Find out author Nina Teicholz's conclusions on red meat in the diet and why she thought the recent report of the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee was disturbingly unscientific.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/qa-nutrition-author-says-dietary-recommendations-are-shockingly-unscientific" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/qa-nutrition-author-says-dietary-recommendations-are-shockingly-unscientific#comments Regulation Beef Quality Mon, 20 Apr 2015 18:43:00 +0000 88631 at http://beefmagazine.com Cattle aren’t the water guzzlers they’re made out to be http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cattle-aren-t-water-guzzlers-they-re-made-out-be <div class="node-body blog-body">Steve Kay showcases how beef’s water usage is actually improving, plus, some useful trivia to help you the next time this environmental discussion comes up. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/meat-matters">Meat Matters</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cattle-aren-t-water-guzzlers-they-re-made-out-be" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cattle-aren-t-water-guzzlers-they-re-made-out-be#comments Environment Beef Quality Government Meat Matters Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:25:00 +0000 88611 at http://beefmagazine.com