Government http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6607/more en 5 Trending Headlines: EPA Extends Comment Period On Water Rule, PLUS: Early Weaning Steers Gain Better http://beefmagazine.com/business/5-trending-headlines-epa-extends-comment-period-water-rule-plus-early-weaning-steers-gain-b <div class="node-body gallery-body">EPA announced it will extend the comment period for the proposed Waters of the U.S. rule from Oct. 20 to Nov. 14. Plus, information on how to prevent BVD carriers in your cowherd. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/business/5-trending-headlines-epa-extends-comment-period-water-rule-plus-early-weaning-steers-gain-b" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/business/5-trending-headlines-epa-extends-comment-period-water-rule-plus-early-weaning-steers-gain-b#comments Business Government Mon, 13 Oct 2014 02:49:00 +0000 80951 at http://beefmagazine.com Whatever Happened To This Nation’s Support For Capitalism? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/whatever-happened-nation-s-support-capitalism <div class="node-body blog-body">A growing paradigm in the U.S. isn’t conducive with the capitalism that built this country.</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/whatever-happened-nation-s-support-capitalism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/whatever-happened-nation-s-support-capitalism#comments Cattle Industry Structure Government My View From The Country Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12:19:00 +0000 80791 at http://beefmagazine.com Pundits Betting On A Republican Senate In 2015 http://beefmagazine.com/blog/pundits-betting-republican-senate-2015 <div class="node-body blog-body">Despite the trend lines unquestionably pointing toward Republican gains in the upcoming election, the degree of those gains and the control of the Senate remain very much in doubt. There’s still a month to go to the election, and that’s a lifetime in politics.</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/pundits-betting-republican-senate-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/pundits-betting-republican-senate-2015#comments Government My View From The Country Thu, 02 Oct 2014 14:49:00 +0000 80431 at http://beefmagazine.com We Were Played: USDA Moves To Take Over The Checkoff http://beefmagazine.com/blog/we-were-played-usda-moves-take-over-checkoff <div class="node-body blog-body">The USDA Secretary’s planned takeover of the checkoff calls for a new checkoff to be implemented in 2016, with a referendum to be held within three years. The timeline obviously means that the intent is to implement a new program before a new administration takes over in 2016. </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/we-were-played-usda-moves-take-over-checkoff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/we-were-played-usda-moves-take-over-checkoff#comments Government My View From The Country Thu, 02 Oct 2014 14:33:00 +0000 80421 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 Trending Headlines: How To Lose An Animal Welfare Argument; Packing Plant To Open; & Quiet Cattle Handling Tips http://beefmagazine.com/business/5-trending-headlines-how-lose-animal-welfare-argument-packing-plant-open-quiet-cattle-handl <div class="node-body gallery-body">Things are happening in the cattle business. From the anticipated opening of a “new” old packing plant in Iowa to arguing about animal welfare, this week’s roundup of industry news is a must-read.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/business/5-trending-headlines-how-lose-animal-welfare-argument-packing-plant-open-quiet-cattle-handl" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/business/5-trending-headlines-how-lose-animal-welfare-argument-packing-plant-open-quiet-cattle-handl#comments Business Sectors Government Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:43:00 +0000 80311 at http://beefmagazine.com Will Middle East Events Affect The Beef Market? You Bet http://beefmagazine.com/blog/will-middle-east-events-affect-beef-market-you-bet <div class="node-body blog-body">One of the market drivers for the U.S. beef industry over the coming decade will be the health and function of the global economy. What role with the rejuvenated war on terror play? </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/will-middle-east-events-affect-beef-market-you-bet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/will-middle-east-events-affect-beef-market-you-bet#comments Government My View From The Country Thu, 25 Sep 2014 19:15:00 +0000 80241 at http://beefmagazine.com Obama Administration Takes Aim At Antibiotic Resistance http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/obama-administration-takes-aim-antibiotic-resistance <div class="node-body article-body">The Obama administration is taking aggressive actions to address antibiotic resistance. Ag groups welcome the move.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/obama-administration-takes-aim-antibiotic-resistance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/obama-administration-takes-aim-antibiotic-resistance#comments Regulation Beef Safety Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:36:00 +0000 79971 at http://beefmagazine.com Probiotics Future In Beef Production Looks Promising http://beefmagazine.com/health/probiotics-future-beef-production-looks-promising <div class="node-body article-body">As FDA ratchets down on medically important antibiotics in animal feed, probiotics may come to the fore in beef production.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/health/probiotics-future-beef-production-looks-promising" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/health/probiotics-future-beef-production-looks-promising#comments Health Government Nutrition Tue, 09 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 79451 at http://beefmagazine.com USDA Proposes Rule To Import Beef From Argentina http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/usda-proposes-rule-import-beef-argentina <div class="node-body article-body">USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has published a rule that will allow the importation of beef from the Patagonia Region of Argentina. However, because of Argentina’s struggles with foot-and-mouth disease, (FMD), U.S. cattlemen are throwing a red flag, asking for a review of the call.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/usda-proposes-rule-import-beef-argentina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/usda-proposes-rule-import-beef-argentina#comments Regulation Beef Advocacy Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:19:00 +0000 79101 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Argentina flag</p> Energy-Guzzling Billionaire Gives Up Burgers For The Environment http://beefmagazine.com/blog/energy-guzzling-billionaire-gives-burgers-environment <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>There&rsquo;s at least a little bit of hypocrisy in all of us. We all, at times, don&rsquo;t fully walk our talk, and that&rsquo;s just plain human nature. Some hypocrisy is so subtle that it takes a bit of background knowledge and a little ruminating to appreciate, while other incidents slap you across the face with their immediate clarity.</p></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/energy-guzzling-billionaire-gives-burgers-environment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/energy-guzzling-billionaire-gives-burgers-environment#comments Environment Beef Quality Ranch Management Sustainability BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:35:00 +0000 78991 at http://beefmagazine.com