Nutrition http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6621/more en Consulting Nutritionist David McClellan Looks Ahead At Cattle Feeding Challenges http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/consulting-nutritionist-david-mcclellan-looks-ahead-cattle-feeding-challen <div class="node-body video-body">David McClellan took time to discuss with BEEF magazine the developments he’s seen in the industry over that quarter century and what he sees as today’s challenges.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/consulting-nutritionist-david-mcclellan-looks-ahead-cattle-feeding-challen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/consulting-nutritionist-david-mcclellan-looks-ahead-cattle-feeding-challen#comments Cattle Industry Structure Nutrition Mon, 13 Oct 2014 02:54:00 +0000 80941 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 Factors That Impact Cowherd Profitability http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/3-factors-impact-cowherd-profitability <div class="node-body video-body">John Mahoney, DVM, director of veterinary services for Purina Animal Nutrition, says three main factors impact profitability of brood cow operations – reproduction rate of the herd, health of the calves birth through weaning, and the use of land and resources</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/3-factors-impact-cowherd-profitability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/3-factors-impact-cowherd-profitability#comments Nutrition Sun, 12 Oct 2014 04:36:00 +0000 80911 at http://beefmagazine.com Proceedings Of The 2014 Eng Foundation Symposium On Cow Efficiency http://beefmagazine.com/datasheet/proceedings-2014-eng-foundation-symposium-cow-efficiency <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/datasheet/proceedings-2014-eng-foundation-symposium-cow-efficiency" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="cow-calf efficiency symposium proceedings" src="http://beefmagazine.com/site-files/beefmagazine.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/datasheets/thumbnails/eng-foundation-proceedings.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="node-body datasheet-body">The Dr. Kenneth & Caroline McDonald Eng Foundation supports research at three universities – Oklahoma State University, Texas A&M University (TAMU) and the University of Nebraska (UNL). The focus of the research is cow efficiency, particularly exploring strategies that foster the long-term sustainability of the industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/datasheet/proceedings-2014-eng-foundation-symposium-cow-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cow-Calf Nutrition Gold Thu, 09 Oct 2014 18:59:00 +0000 80811 at http://beefmagazine.com Why You Must Remove Net Wrap On Round Bales Before Feeding To Cattle http://beefmagazine.com/beef-cattle-feed/why-you-must-remove-net-wrap-round-bales-feeding-cattle <div class="field-byline"> By Heather Smith Thomas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Large round bales are convenient and efficient, but failure to remove plastic binding before feeding can carry health risks for cows that ingest it. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-cattle-feed/why-you-must-remove-net-wrap-round-bales-feeding-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-cattle-feed/why-you-must-remove-net-wrap-round-bales-feeding-cattle#comments Beef Cattle Feed Nutrition Mon, 06 Oct 2014 19:42:00 +0000 80661 at http://beefmagazine.com The Shape Of Today’s Cow Nutrition http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/shape-today-s-cow-nutrition <div class="node-body video-body">Dr. Scott talks about this concept and Purina’s 12-month cow care program, called “sustained nutrition,” which is designed to keep cows at a more consistent plane of nutrition throughout the year and provide a higher-quality calf crop.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/shape-today-s-cow-nutrition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/shape-today-s-cow-nutrition#comments Nutrition Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:48:00 +0000 79951 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 Vermeer Debuts New Hay & Forage Equipment http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feeding-systems/vermeer-debuts-new-hay-forage-equipment <div class="field-byline"> By Joe Roybal </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Vermeer Corporation debuts new forage technology for the farm and ranch.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feeding-systems/vermeer-debuts-new-hay-forage-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feeding-systems/vermeer-debuts-new-hay-forage-equipment#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Beef Cattle Feed Thu, 04 Sep 2014 16:27:00 +0000 79331 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Vermeer&#39;s distinctive net wrap</p> Zilmax Has No Apparent Detrimental Effect On Cattle, UNL Study Finds http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-supplements/zilmax-has-no-apparent-detrimental-effect-cattle-unl-study-finds <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">University of Nebraska Lincoln and USDA ARS researchers use 20 heifers to study effects of beta agonist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-supplements/zilmax-has-no-apparent-detrimental-effect-cattle-unl-study-finds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-supplements/zilmax-has-no-apparent-detrimental-effect-cattle-unl-study-finds#comments Cattle Supplements Tips For Profit Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:35:00 +0000 77341 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 Tips For Handling And Storing Wet Hay http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-tips-handling-and-storing-wet-hay <div class="node-body blog-body">Bruce Anderson, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension forage specialist, offers tips on how to handle rained-on hay and how to store it from now until winter to maintain feed value. </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/3-tips-handling-and-storing-wet-hay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-tips-handling-and-storing-wet-hay#comments Beef Cattle Feed Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 01 Jul 2014 07:22:00 +0000 76811 at http://beefmagazine.com No Silver Bullets For Supplementing Your Cattle Operation http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-supplements/no-silver-bullets-supplementing-your-cattle-operation <div class="field-byline"> R.P. “Doc” Cooke </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A well-planned supplement program attempts to look at all systems and seldom means simply ordering a load of blocks, tubs or bags.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-supplements/no-silver-bullets-supplementing-your-cattle-operation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-supplements/no-silver-bullets-supplementing-your-cattle-operation#comments Cattle Supplements Tips For Profit Fri, 23 May 2014 20:22:00 +0000 75371 at http://beefmagazine.com