Pasture Range http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6623/more en My Response To The Cowspiracy: 8 Ways Cattle Grazing Supports Wildlife http://beefmagazine.com/blog/my-response-cowspiracy-8-ways-cattle-grazing-supports-wildlife <div class="node-body blog-body">The folks behind the documentary “Cowspiracy” asked BEEF Daily Editor about her statement that cattle grazing supports wildlife. She responds with 8 resources to demonstrate the relationship between cattle and wildlife, plus describes what she sees on her own ranch.</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/my-response-cowspiracy-8-ways-cattle-grazing-supports-wildlife" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/my-response-cowspiracy-8-ways-cattle-grazing-supports-wildlife#comments Pasture Health Sustainability BEEF Daily Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 79921 at http://beefmagazine.com Why Consider Wildlife In Your Ranch Management Plans? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-consider-wildlife-your-ranch-management-plans <div class="node-body blog-body">Managing for wildlife and cattle alike is a good idea.</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-editors-blog">BEEF Editors&#039; Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-consider-wildlife-your-ranch-management-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-consider-wildlife-your-ranch-management-plans#comments Pasture Health Ranch Management Sustainability BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:04:00 +0000 79831 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Autumn Buck</p> 3 Ways To Improve Next Year’s Grazing Today http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-improve-next-year-s-grazing-today <div class="node-body blog-body">If you have extra grass at this point in the summer grazing season, there are ways to improve next year’s grazing through better management practices. Bruce Anderson, UNL Extension forage specialist, offers three tips to improve next year’s grazing today.</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-ways-improve-next-year-s-grazing-today" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-improve-next-year-s-grazing-today#comments Grazing Systems Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 78751 at http://beefmagazine.com Sage Grouse, Cattle Thrive On Rest-Rotation Program http://beefmagazine.com/environment/sage-grouse-cattle-thrive-rest-rotation-program <div class="field-byline"> By Deborah Richie </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Profitability and passing on their legacy are two key reasons why Mike and Deb Delaney, Delaney 44 Ranch, Winnett, MT, have plenty of praise for the Sage Grouse Initiative (SGI). They signed up when NRCS first launched the partnership in 2010.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/environment/sage-grouse-cattle-thrive-rest-rotation-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/environment/sage-grouse-cattle-thrive-rest-rotation-program#comments Environment Pasture Range Sustainability Tue, 05 Aug 2014 18:25:00 +0000 78031 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>​Multi-generation Montana Rancher Mike Delaney discusses how he moves his cattle across big country that is home to at least 10 sage grouse leks, breeding areas.<br /> &nbsp;</p> 5 Ways Cattle Help The Environment http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-ways-cattle-help-environment <div class="node-body blog-body">A recent article suggests that going meatless will help the planet. However, this myth doesn’t have much meat on its bones. Cattle can help improve the planet in many ways. Here are five resources that prove cattle were “green” long before green was cool. </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/5-ways-cattle-help-environment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-ways-cattle-help-environment#comments Pasture Health Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 77591 at http://beefmagazine.com How We Count The Cows In A Pasture System Is Important http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/how-we-count-cows-pasture-system-important <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">University of Nebraska forage specialist says to think about stock weight and not worry so much about rate.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/how-we-count-cows-pasture-system-important" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/how-we-count-cows-pasture-system-important#comments Pasture Health Tips For Profit Tue, 01 Jul 2014 18:07:00 +0000 76881 at http://beefmagazine.com Soil Health Comes First, Then Grass & Livestock http://beefmagazine.com/blog/soil-health-comes-first-then-grass-livestock <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>In recent columns, I&rsquo;ve touched on the following topics:</p> <p>&bull; Empowered People, because everything in our businesses happens because of and through people &ndash; usually those closest to the business, land and livestock.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/strategic-planning-ranch">Strategic Planning For The Ranch</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/soil-health-comes-first-then-grass-livestock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/soil-health-comes-first-then-grass-livestock#comments Pasture Health Ranch Management Tips For Profit Strategic Planning For The Ranch Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:46:00 +0000 76711 at http://beefmagazine.com Nip Grass Hay Before It Heads, Or Else http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/nip-grass-hay-it-heads-or-else <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you think that plentiful grass seed heads is a good sign, you're wrong – and you’re losing grazing or feed value, suggests Rob Kallenbach, University of Missouri Extension forage agronomist. It's a signal that pastures or hayfields are no longer producing grazing quality foliage.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/nip-grass-hay-it-heads-or-else" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-health/nip-grass-hay-it-heads-or-else#comments Pasture Health Tips For Profit Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:44:00 +0000 76721 at http://beefmagazine.com Hay & Forage Grower Better Forage For Cows & Calves Through Proactive Blackberry And Thistle Control http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/better-forage-cows-calves-through-proactive-blackberry-and-thistle-control <div class="node-body video-body">Proactive management of forage to control unwanted thistle and blackberry can increase the value of the forage and promote healthier cows and calves. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/better-forage-cows-calves-through-proactive-blackberry-and-thistle-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/better-forage-cows-calves-through-proactive-blackberry-and-thistle-control#comments Dow AgroSciences Pasture Health Pasture Range Mon, 23 Jun 2014 16:57:00 +0000 76471 at http://beefmagazine.com Time For Pasture Turnout! PLUS: 7 Resources For Grazing Success http://beefmagazine.com/blog/time-pasture-turnout-plus-7-resources-grazing-success <div class="node-body blog-body">With cow-calf pairs out on pasture, here are seven resources for grazing success.</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/time-pasture-turnout-plus-7-resources-grazing-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/time-pasture-turnout-plus-7-resources-grazing-success#comments Pasture Health Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 11 Jun 2014 10:00:00 +0000 73851 at http://beefmagazine.com