Beef Cattle Feed http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6622/more en 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 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 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 Use A Sharper Pencil To Save Money On Feedstuffs http://beefmagazine.com/beef-cattle-feed/use-sharper-pencil-save-money-feedstuffs <div class="field-byline"> Loretta Sorensen for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Persistent problems from drought have made feedstuffs more important and that volatility makes it doubly important to push the pencil.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-cattle-feed/use-sharper-pencil-save-money-feedstuffs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-cattle-feed/use-sharper-pencil-save-money-feedstuffs#comments Beef Cattle Feed Tips For Profit Tue, 07 Jan 2014 02:43:00 +0000 69911 at http://beefmagazine.com The Nutritional Value Of Distiller’s Grains Is Changing http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/nutritional-value-distiller-s-grains-changing <div class="node-body article-body">As ethanol plants look for ways to extract more value from distillers grains, the nutritional value of the byproduct is changing. Here's what you should watch for if you feed distillers grains.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/nutritional-value-distiller-s-grains-changing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/nutritional-value-distiller-s-grains-changing#comments Beef Cattle Feed Ethanol Nutrition Tips For Profit Thu, 02 Jan 2014 16:53:00 +0000 69751 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 Tips To Cut Your Winter Feeding Bill http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-cut-your-winter-feeding-bill <div class="node-body blog-body">Winter feed accounts for half of the annual cost of keeping a beef cow. Here are tips to minimize hay waste and maximize feed value. </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/4-tips-cut-your-winter-feeding-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-cut-your-winter-feeding-bill#comments Beef Cattle Feed Ranch Management Tips For Profit BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Tue, 03 Dec 2013 17:14:00 +0000 68781 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: Annual Hay Production Exceeds $20 Billion http://beefmagazine.com/beef-cattle-feed/industry-glance-annual-hay-production-exceeds-20-billion <div class="node-body article-body">At an annual aggregate value of $20 billion, the value of hay production in the U.S. is impressive. How will the dynamics of the hay market change in the years ahead?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-cattle-feed/industry-glance-annual-hay-production-exceeds-20-billion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-cattle-feed/industry-glance-annual-hay-production-exceeds-20-billion#comments Beef Cattle Feed Industry At A Glance Thu, 05 Sep 2013 16:41:00 +0000 62782 at http://beefmagazine.com Demand Pressure Pushed Cattle And Beef Prices Lower http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/demand-pressure-pushed-cattle-and-beef-prices-lower <div class="node-body article-body">Although some parts of the country are seeing increased interest in grass cattle, the overall cattle market continues to be squeezed by anemic beef demand on one side of the equation and continued high cattle feed costs on the other.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/demand-pressure-pushed-cattle-and-beef-prices-lower" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/demand-pressure-pushed-cattle-and-beef-prices-lower#comments Cattle Prices Beef Cattle Feed Sat, 16 Mar 2013 13:57:00 +0000 51801 at http://beefmagazine.com