Pasture Range http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6623/more en Grazing Series Part 5: Be a good neighbor & maintain your fences with these 3 tips http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-5-be-good-neighbor-maintain-your-fences-these-3-tips <div class="node-body blog-body">The grazing season is already underway in some parts of the country and just around the corner for others, but are your fences ready to hold the herd? Here are three tips for getting your fence lines in tip-top shape before turnout. Plus, a sneak peak at what’s coming up in May. </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/grazing-series-part-5-be-good-neighbor-maintain-your-fences-these-3-tips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-5-be-good-neighbor-maintain-your-fences-these-3-tips#comments Cattle Handling Grazing Systems Cow-Calf Business Pasture Range Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 30 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88861 at http://beefmagazine.com Grazing Series Part 4: 7 resources for pasture management in times of drought http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-4-7-resources-pasture-management-times-drought <div class="node-body blog-body">Is a serious drought looming, and are you ready for one? In the fourth installment of our April Grazing Series, we revisit seven BEEF magazine resources for managing pastures in times of dry conditions. </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/grazing-series-part-4-7-resources-pasture-management-times-drought" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-4-7-resources-pasture-management-times-drought#comments Cow-Calf Pasture Health Beef Quality Business Pasture Range Drought Management BEEF Daily Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88701 at http://beefmagazine.com As we prepare for Earth Day 2050, consumers and farmers have work to do http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/we-prepare-earth-day-2050-consumers-and-farmers-have-work-do <div class="field-byline"> By; Ron Torell, Nevada Cattlemen’s Association president </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Much of the consuming public doesn’t realize that well-managed grazing of rangelands, grasslands, and pastures is the most sustainable form of agriculture known.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/we-prepare-earth-day-2050-consumers-and-farmers-have-work-do" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/we-prepare-earth-day-2050-consumers-and-farmers-have-work-do#comments Cow-Calf Pasture Health Beef Quality Beef Quality Pasture Range Earth Day Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88661 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 Earth Day blogs worth reading today http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-earth-day-blogs-worth-reading-today <div class="node-body blog-body">Earth Day is April 22, and this commemorative day offers a great opportunity to highlight how farmers and ranchers are stewards of the land. Here are four Earth Day blogs worth reading.</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/4-earth-day-blogs-worth-reading-today" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-earth-day-blogs-worth-reading-today#comments Pasture Health Beef Quality Retail Pasture Range Earth Day BEEF Daily Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88671 at http://beefmagazine.com Strategic supplement placement can radically improve forage utilization http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/strategic-supplement-placement-can-radically-improve-forage-utilization <div class="field-byline"> By Heather Smith Thomas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Protein supplementation in block and tub forms can be an effective tool to manipulate cattle grazing distribution on large grazing parcels.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/strategic-supplement-placement-can-radically-improve-forage-utilization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/strategic-supplement-placement-can-radically-improve-forage-utilization#comments Pasture Range Nutrition Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:56:00 +0000 88491 at http://beefmagazine.com Grazing Series Part 3: Questions to ask before planting cover crops, alfalfa & perennial grasses on irrigated pastures http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-3-questions-ask-planting-cover-crops-alfalfa-perennial-grasses-irrigated-pa <div class="node-body blog-body">Do cover crops pencil out? What should I plant in my irrigated pastures? Should I plant companion crops in new alfalfa stands? The third installment in April’s Grazing Series asks and answers these three questions. </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/grazing-series-part-3-questions-ask-planting-cover-crops-alfalfa-perennial-grasses-irrigated-pa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-3-questions-ask-planting-cover-crops-alfalfa-perennial-grasses-irrigated-pa#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Cow-Calf Pasture Health Beef Quality Pasture Range Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88461 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 articles that highlight the media's coverage of agriculture's water usage http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-articles-highlight-medias-coverage-agricultures-water-usage <div class="node-body blog-body">National coverage of the ongoing drought in California seems to be stoking consumer concern about water usage in food production, with beef being singled out as a big user of water. How should the meat industry respond?</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/3-articles-highlight-medias-coverage-agricultures-water-usage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-articles-highlight-medias-coverage-agricultures-water-usage#comments Pasture Health Beef Quality Retail Business Pasture Range Sustainability BEEF Daily Wed, 15 Apr 2015 10:05:00 +0000 88441 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 Trending Headlines: Heifer nutrition critical post-breeding, PLUS: a former environmental activist speaks out http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/5-trending-headlines-heifer-nutrition-critical-post-breeding-plus-former-environmental-act <div class="node-body gallery-body">Springtime means grazing time. Here are tips on how to better utilize your forage resources.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/5-trending-headlines-heifer-nutrition-critical-post-breeding-plus-former-environmental-act" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/5-trending-headlines-heifer-nutrition-critical-post-breeding-plus-former-environmental-act#comments Pasture Range Nutrition Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:25:00 +0000 88401 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 Grazing Series Part 2: Extensive vs. moderate grazing, effective cross-fencing & more http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-2-extensive-vs-moderate-grazing-effective-cross-fencing-more <div class="node-body blog-body">Is it time to alter your grazing system? Here are three management systems to consider to get the most out of your pastures this summer.</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/grazing-series-part-2-extensive-vs-moderate-grazing-effective-cross-fencing-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-2-extensive-vs-moderate-grazing-effective-cross-fencing-more#comments Cattle Handling Grazing Systems Pasture Health Beef Quality Pasture Range Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 08 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88311 at http://beefmagazine.com