Health http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6611/more en Battling BRD with genomics http://beefmagazine.com/health/battling-brd-genomics <div class="node-body article-body">The genes associated with the disease complex are moderately heritable. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/health/battling-brd-genomics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/health/battling-brd-genomics#comments Health Cattle Genetics Mon, 08 Feb 2016 19:58:00 +0000 97891 at http://beefmagazine.com Start VFD preparation now http://beefmagazine.com/blog/start-vfd-preparation-now <div class="node-body blog-body">If recent reports are correct, plenty of beef producers, and veterinarians as well, need to become better informed of the ins, outs and implications of the Veterinary Feed Directive. </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/start-vfd-preparation-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/start-vfd-preparation-now#comments Regulation Health BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 03 Feb 2016 13:52:00 +0000 97711 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>a strong veterinary-client-patient relationship is important for ranchers</p> Optimize reproductive performance in beef cattle with mineral supplementation http://beefmagazine.com/health/optimize-reproductive-performance-beef-cattle-mineral-supplementation <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>More and more research is showing that strategic supplementation of minerals and vitamins is critical for cow-calf producers to impact the operation&rsquo;s profitability Supplementing the herd wit</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/health/optimize-reproductive-performance-beef-cattle-mineral-supplementation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Health Tue, 02 Feb 2016 00:38:27 +0000 97651 at http://beefmagazine.com Beef Roundtable: Calving considerations for a successful calving season http://beefmagazine.com/calving/beef-roundtable-calving-considerations-successful-calving-season <div class="node-body video-body">Calving season is upon us, and getting ready for this year’s calf crop takes careful planning. The Beef Roundtable brings you a three-part broadcast on how to plan and have a successful calving season, as well as some post-calving considerations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/calving/beef-roundtable-calving-considerations-successful-calving-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/calving/beef-roundtable-calving-considerations-successful-calving-season#comments Calving Mon, 01 Feb 2016 19:28:00 +0000 97621 at http://beefmagazine.com Are you ready for calving season? Beef Roundtable gives tips for success http://beefmagazine.com/calving/are-you-ready-calving-season-beef-roundtable-gives-tips-success <div class="node-body video-body">Calving season is upon us, and getting ready for this year’s calf crop takes careful planning. The Beef Roundtable brings you a three-part broadcast on how to plan and have a successful calving season, as well as some post-calving considerations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/calving/are-you-ready-calving-season-beef-roundtable-gives-tips-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/calving/are-you-ready-calving-season-beef-roundtable-gives-tips-success#comments Calving Mon, 01 Feb 2016 19:28:00 +0000 97631 at http://beefmagazine.com A successful calving season: Pre-calving considerations http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/successful-calving-season-pre-calving-considerations <div class="node-body video-body">Calving season is upon us, and getting ready for this year’s calf crop takes careful planning. The Beef Roundtable brings you a three-part broadcast on how to plan and have a successful calving season, as well as some post-calving considerations. In Part 1, we look at some pre-calving considerations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/successful-calving-season-pre-calving-considerations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/successful-calving-season-pre-calving-considerations#comments Calving Nutrition Mon, 01 Feb 2016 16:58:00 +0000 97601 at http://beefmagazine.com Cattle producers under the microscope; good antibiotic stewardship is a must http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/cattle-producers-under-microscope-good-antibiotic-stewardship-must <div class="field-byline"> By Larry Stalcup </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A good quality control program should include proper animal ID, good treatment records, established written protocols, trained employees, the following of label instructions and avoiding extra-label drug use. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/cattle-producers-under-microscope-good-antibiotic-stewardship-must" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/cattle-producers-under-microscope-good-antibiotic-stewardship-must#comments Beef Quality Health Thu, 28 Jan 2016 16:08:00 +0000 97541 at http://beefmagazine.com Treat your replacement heifers like potential employees http://beefmagazine.com/blog/treat-your-replacement-heifers-potential-employees <div class="node-body blog-body">“Treat replacement heifers as a valued employee in your ranching business, and she will be a more profitable member of your ranch team in the future,” says Robert Wells, livestock consultant for The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation. </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/treat-your-replacement-heifers-potential-employees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/treat-your-replacement-heifers-potential-employees#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Vaccination Business Health Nutrition BEEF Daily Wed, 27 Jan 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97441 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 tips to prepare for calving season http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-prepare-calving-season <div class="node-body blog-body">As calving season draws near, here are four tips to help you prepare for new calves on the ground. </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/4-tips-prepare-calving-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-prepare-calving-season#comments Calving Cow-Calf Ranch Management Nutrition Calving Season BEEF Daily Wed, 13 Jan 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97161 at http://beefmagazine.com 6 Trending Headlines: Lingering effects of Winter Storm Goliath, PLUS: Cut your feed bill with cactus http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/6-trending-headlines-lingering-effects-winter-storm-goliath-plus-cut-your-feed-bill-cactus <div class="node-body gallery-body">Winter weather continues to cause problems for cattle producers across the country. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/6-trending-headlines-lingering-effects-winter-storm-goliath-plus-cut-your-feed-bill-cactus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/6-trending-headlines-lingering-effects-winter-storm-goliath-plus-cut-your-feed-bill-cactus#comments Beef Exports Disaster & Drought Health Cattle Markets Nutrition Mon, 11 Jan 2016 17:04:00 +0000 97141 at http://beefmagazine.com