Nutrition http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6621/more en 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 Unorthodox Ration Balancing System Offers Advantages http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feeding-systems/unorthodox-ration-balancing-system-offers-advantages <div class="field-byline"> By: Alan Newport for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mark Bader, the proprietor of Free Choice Enterprises in Wisconsin, uses an unusual but potentially valuable method of balancing rations, including grazed-forage diets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feeding-systems/unorthodox-ration-balancing-system-offers-advantages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feeding-systems/unorthodox-ration-balancing-system-offers-advantages#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Tips For Profit Sun, 18 May 2014 14:03:00 +0000 75201 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: A Look At Annual Hay Tonnage By Region http://beefmagazine.com/beef-cattle-feed/industry-glance-look-annual-hay-tonnage-region <div class="field-byline"> By Nevil Speer, Western Kentucky University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Toal hay production in the U.S. has declined by more than 32 million tons since 2000,with two regions comprising most of that loss – the Cornbelt and the Great Plains. How does this trend influence the future of the beef industry?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-cattle-feed/industry-glance-look-annual-hay-tonnage-region" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-cattle-feed/industry-glance-look-annual-hay-tonnage-region#comments Cattle Industry Structure Beef Cattle Feed Ranch Management Industry At A Glance Mon, 14 Apr 2014 03:25:00 +0000 73651 at http://beefmagazine.com 2014 Feed Composition Table http://beefmagazine.com/datasheet/2014-feed-composition-table <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/datasheet/2014-feed-composition-table" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://beefmagazine.com/site-files/beefmagazine.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/datasheets/thumbnails/feed composition tables thumbnail.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="node-body datasheet-body">Beef cattle feed compositions varies for many reasons, and changes from year to year. These table values for feed composition are your best source of information for diet formulation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/datasheet/2014-feed-composition-table" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beef Cattle Feed Gold Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:09:00 +0000 73111 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>BEEF&#39;s exclusive 2014 Feed Composition Tables</p> 2014 Feed Composition Table For 280 Byproduct Feeds Of Cattle And Sheep http://beefmagazine.com/beef-cattle-feed/2014-feed-composition-table-280-byproduct-feeds-cattle-and-sheep <div class="field-byline"> Compiled By R.L. Preston </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What is the nutritional value? Here is the updated typical composition of 280 feedstuffs commonly fed to cattle and sheep.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-cattle-feed/2014-feed-composition-table-280-byproduct-feeds-cattle-and-sheep" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-cattle-feed/2014-feed-composition-table-280-byproduct-feeds-cattle-and-sheep#comments Beef Cattle Feed Disaster & Drought Tips For Profit Fri, 14 Mar 2014 22:37:00 +0000 72371 at http://beefmagazine.com Five Consultants Prognosticate The Future Of The Cattle Business http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/five-consultants-prognosticate-future-cattle-business <div class="field-byline"> Compiled by Kenneth Eng </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Five consulting nutritionists provide their thoughts on the U.S. cattle industry in 2013 as well as their prognosis for 2014 and beyond.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/five-consultants-prognosticate-future-cattle-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/five-consultants-prognosticate-future-cattle-business#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Cattle Prices Cattle Industry Structure Nutrition Mon, 03 Mar 2014 00:10:00 +0000 71831 at http://beefmagazine.com NEW Video To Address The “Feed Vs. Food” Debate http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-video-address-feed-vs-food-debate <div class="node-body blog-body">Yesterday, I shared a Meat MythCrusher video about meat as a part of a healthy diet. Today, I have another good video to add to your arsenal that addresses the “feed vs. food” debate.</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/new-video-address-feed-vs-food-debate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-video-address-feed-vs-food-debate#comments Beef Cattle Feed Sustainability BEEF Daily Wed, 26 Feb 2014 11:00:00 +0000 71601 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 Things You Need To Know About Feeding Moldy Hay http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-things-you-need-know-about-feeding-moldy-hay <div class="node-body blog-body">Moldy hay poses a risk to horses, cattle and people. Here’s what you need to know. </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-things-you-need-know-about-feeding-moldy-hay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-things-you-need-know-about-feeding-moldy-hay#comments Cow-Calf Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 13 Jan 2014 11:05:00 +0000 70021 at http://beefmagazine.com