Environment http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6608/more en Sustainable beef? U.S. has most environmentally friendly livestock industry in the world http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/sustainable-beef-us-has-most-environmentally-friendly-livestock-industry-world <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. livestock production has the smallest carbon footprint per unit of production in the world. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/sustainable-beef-us-has-most-environmentally-friendly-livestock-industry-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/sustainable-beef-us-has-most-environmentally-friendly-livestock-industry-world#comments Environment Pasture Range Mon, 27 Jun 2016 19:48:00 +0000 102561 at http://beefmagazine.com There's livestock emissions then there's hot air http://beefmagazine.com/blog/theres-livestock-emissions-then-theres-hot-air <div class="node-body blog-body">Genetics and technology will help cattle producers take the lead in the environmental debate.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/theres-livestock-emissions-then-theres-hot-air" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/theres-livestock-emissions-then-theres-hot-air#comments Environment My View From The Country Fri, 03 Jun 2016 13:59:00 +0000 102041 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Cows don&#39;t emit much greenhouse gas.</p> There’s livestock emissions and then there’s hot air http://beefmagazine.com/environment/there-s-livestock-emissions-and-then-there-s-hot-air <div class="node-body article-body">Genetics and technology that will continue to lead to more output with fewer inputs will be more vital than ever.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/environment/there-s-livestock-emissions-and-then-there-s-hot-air" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/environment/there-s-livestock-emissions-and-then-there-s-hot-air#comments Environment Wed, 18 May 2016 23:16:00 +0000 101461 at http://beefmagazine.com Finding the economics of change in the sustainability and climate change debate http://beefmagazine.com/blog/finding-economics-change-sustainability-and-climate-change-debate <div class="node-body blog-body">Consumers vote with their dollars every time they buy a product, and those votes will ultimately define and dictate what sustainability and climate change mean to our industry. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/finding-economics-change-sustainability-and-climate-change-debate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/finding-economics-change-sustainability-and-climate-change-debate#comments Environment Business Pasture Range Government My View From The Country Thu, 05 May 2016 14:27:00 +0000 101011 at http://beefmagazine.com Commentary: Pondering the many sides of sustainability http://beefmagazine.com/environment/commentary-pondering-many-sides-sustainability <div class="field-byline"> By Bill McKee </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When you start looking at the sustainability issue from its many sides, you come up with more questions than answers. Regardless, it’s an issue we must continue to discuss. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/environment/commentary-pondering-many-sides-sustainability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/environment/commentary-pondering-many-sides-sustainability#comments Environment Sustainability Tue, 26 Apr 2016 18:59:00 +0000 100531 at http://beefmagazine.com Innovative rainwater harvesting in Texas gets well-deserved praise http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/innovative-rainwater-harvesting-texas-gets-well-deserved-praise <div class="field-byline"> Alan Newport </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A Texas rancher and a county livestock facility have won awards in Texas for their rainwater capture systems.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/innovative-rainwater-harvesting-texas-gets-well-deserved-praise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/innovative-rainwater-harvesting-texas-gets-well-deserved-praise#comments Environment Pasture Range Thu, 31 Mar 2016 15:58:00 +0000 99641 at http://beefmagazine.com Is agriculture destined to lose the conversation on sustainability? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/agriculture-destined-lose-conversation-sustainability <div class="node-body blog-body">It’s time to trade in the suits, ties and wing tips for boots and a hat and to start sharing the passion and commitment to sustainability that nearly everyone in this business wakes up and goes to bed with. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/agriculture-destined-lose-conversation-sustainability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/agriculture-destined-lose-conversation-sustainability#comments Cattle Industry Structure Environment Business My View From The Country Thu, 24 Mar 2016 14:24:00 +0000 99451 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 key production areas that contribute to ranch-level sustainability http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/3-key-production-areas-contribute-ranch-level-sustainability <div class="field-byline"> By Bryan Weech </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Did you know that doing the right thing and doing things right is the essence of sustainability? Here’s the business case for ranch-level sustainability.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/3-key-production-areas-contribute-ranch-level-sustainability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/3-key-production-areas-contribute-ranch-level-sustainability#comments Environment Pasture Range Nutrition Thu, 10 Mar 2016 14:12:00 +0000 98961 at http://beefmagazine.com Ranchers losing ground in government land grab http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ranchers-losing-ground-government-land-grab <div class="node-body blog-body">As the presidential election heats up, ask yourself which candidate will repeal WOTUS, get control of the EPA and allow ranchers to get back to work without being held back by unfair regulations. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ranchers-losing-ground-government-land-grab" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ranchers-losing-ground-government-land-grab#comments Cow-Calf Environment Ranch Management Government Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 22 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 98341 at http://beefmagazine.com So you want to be a sustainable rancher? 7 steps to make it happen http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/so-you-want-be-sustainable-rancher-7-steps-make-it-happen <div class="field-byline"> By Bryan Weech </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Sustainability is more than just enduring. At its core, sustainability is about continuous improvement. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/so-you-want-be-sustainable-rancher-7-steps-make-it-happen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/so-you-want-be-sustainable-rancher-7-steps-make-it-happen#comments Environment Pasture Range Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:04:00 +0000 98011 at http://beefmagazine.com