Beef Cattle Feed http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6622/more en Storing wet crop byproducts -- it’s easier than you think http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/storing-wet-crop-byproducts-it-s-easier-you-think <div class="field-byline"> By Heather Smith Thomas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Wet crop byproducts offer low-cost cattle feed. Here are some tips on how to store wet byproducts effectively. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/storing-wet-crop-byproducts-it-s-easier-you-think" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/storing-wet-crop-byproducts-it-s-easier-you-think#comments Beef Cattle Feed Nutrition Mon, 13 Jul 2015 19:04:00 +0000 91211 at http://beefmagazine.com Hay & forage growers anxiously await Mother Nature’s spring play http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hay-forage-growers-anxiously-await-mother-nature-s-spring-play <div class="node-body blog-body">The 2015 haying season is upon us, and growers anxiously await Mother Nature’s spring verdict.</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/hay-forage-growers-anxiously-await-mother-nature-s-spring-play" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hay-forage-growers-anxiously-await-mother-nature-s-spring-play#comments Grazing Systems Beef Cattle Feed Pasture Range BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 08 Apr 2015 19:05:00 +0000 88331 at http://beefmagazine.com Grab your camera! Enter our "Bellied Up To The Feedbunk" contest today http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grab-your-camera-enter-our-bellied-feedbunk-contest-today <div class="node-body blog-body">Send us your best photos of cattle bellied up to the feed bunk for a chance to win a Greeley Hat Works hat. Check out today’s blog for details on how to enter. </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/grab-your-camera-enter-our-bellied-feedbunk-contest-today" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grab-your-camera-enter-our-bellied-feedbunk-contest-today#comments Cow-Calf Beef Cattle Feed Ranch Management Feedlots Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 10 Mar 2015 10:00:00 +0000 87301 at http://beefmagazine.com BEEF reader survey shows interesting regional hay practices http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-reader-survey-shows-interesting-regional-hay-practices <div class="node-body blog-body">Exclusive BEEF reader survey shows regional practices in hay making and hay feeding.</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/beef-reader-survey-shows-interesting-regional-hay-practices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-reader-survey-shows-interesting-regional-hay-practices#comments Grazing Systems Beef Cattle Feed BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:52:00 +0000 87081 at http://beefmagazine.com Review corn particle size to improve beef feeding efficiency http://beefmagazine.com/beef-cattle-feed/review-corn-particle-size-improve-beef-feeding-efficiency <div class="node-body article-body">K-State study finds grinding corn too fine can lead to digestive problems, too coarse can be costly.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-cattle-feed/review-corn-particle-size-improve-beef-feeding-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-cattle-feed/review-corn-particle-size-improve-beef-feeding-efficiency#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Beef Cattle Feed Nutrition Tue, 03 Mar 2015 23:18:00 +0000 87031 at http://beefmagazine.com 6 Factors To Evaluate The Nutrition In Your Forage Supply http://beefmagazine.com/blog/6-factors-evaluate-nutrition-your-forage-supply <div class="node-body blog-body">Winter is just around the corner, and that means it’s time to round up hay to get through the cold long months. Whether you bale your own or purchase it from a neighbor, knowing the nutritional value of your forage supply is crucial to getting the most out of your feedstuffs. </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/6-factors-evaluate-nutrition-your-forage-supply" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/6-factors-evaluate-nutrition-your-forage-supply#comments Beef Cattle Feed Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:00:00 +0000 81491 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 Vermeer Debuts New Hay & Forage Equipment http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-feeding-systems/vermeer-debuts-new-hay-forage-equipment <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> 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 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