Pasture http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6623/more en Beef sustainability calculator app helps detail production chain http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/beef-sustainability-calculator-app-helps-detail-production-chain <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>Sustainability has become more than just a buzz word for beef producers. More and more, it is a concept that will be part of everyday management.</p></div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/beef-sustainability-calculator-app-helps-detail-production-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Pasture Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:40:08 +0000 105691 at http://beefmagazine.com Handle shrink and get a better handle on the bottom line http://beefmagazine.com/blog/handle-shrink-and-get-better-handle-bottom-line <div class="node-body blog-body">Shrink in cattle costs money, especially for cow-calf producers.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/handle-shrink-and-get-better-handle-bottom-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/handle-shrink-and-get-better-handle-bottom-line#comments Pasture Nutrition BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:46:00 +0000 105641 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>low-stress cattle handling</p> 5 Trending Headlines: Implications of China’s beef announcement; PLUS: Protect fall pastures http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/5-trending-headlines-implications-china-s-beef-announcement-plus-protect-fall-pastures <div class="node-body gallery-body">China’s announcement that it will import U.S. eventually was a pleasant surprise. But is it a game changer? </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/5-trending-headlines-implications-china-s-beef-announcement-plus-protect-fall-pastures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/5-trending-headlines-implications-china-s-beef-announcement-plus-protect-fall-pastures#comments Pasture Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:23:00 +0000 105591 at http://beefmagazine.com 15 favorites from fall photos on the ranch http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/15-favorites-fall-photos-ranch <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Autumn is officially here, and ranchers are busy silage cutting, weaning, working calves, preg-checking cows, and getting ready for the upcoming winter months.</p></div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/15-favorites-fall-photos-ranch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/15-favorites-fall-photos-ranch#comments Pasture Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:21:00 +0000 105581 at http://beefmagazine.com Beware of winter risks when grazing stockpiled forages http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/beware-winter-risks-when-grazing-stockpiled-forages <div class="field-byline"> Heather Smith Thomas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Whether grazing stockpiled annual forages or native range, be ready for heavy snow. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/beware-winter-risks-when-grazing-stockpiled-forages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/beware-winter-risks-when-grazing-stockpiled-forages#comments Pasture Nutrition Tips For Profit Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:32:00 +0000 105481 at http://beefmagazine.com Are ranchers spitting into the wind on wind energy issues? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-ranchers-spitting-wind-wind-energy-issues <div class="node-body blog-body">It’s important that ranchers be at the table as wind energy issues are discussed.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-ranchers-spitting-wind-wind-energy-issues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-ranchers-spitting-wind-wind-energy-issues#comments Pasture BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 21 Sep 2016 16:15:00 +0000 105391 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Cattle share the range with energy development. Getty Images/Justin Sullivan</p> Stunning fall snapshots from the ranch http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/stunning-fall-snapshots-ranch <div class="node-body gallery-body">These photographs perfectly capture autumn on the ranch -- cattle grazing, crisp, cool mornings, colorful leaves, fall ranch work and more. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/stunning-fall-snapshots-ranch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/stunning-fall-snapshots-ranch#comments Pasture Ranching Cow-Calf Farm Operations Sat, 17 Sep 2016 02:42:00 +0000 105301 at http://beefmagazine.com More profit from fewer cows? Here's the secret http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/more-profit-fewer-cows-heres-secret <div class="field-byline"> By Alan Newport </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Better grazing management helps cut winter feeding costs.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/more-profit-fewer-cows-heres-secret" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/more-profit-fewer-cows-heres-secret#comments Pasture Marketing Tips For Profit Thu, 15 Sep 2016 19:38:00 +0000 105261 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Research in Texas is showing that on managed pastures with rotational grazing and cover crops, not only is soil health increasing, but the pastures also produce more carrying capacity with fewer cows. There is also more total gross revenue than continuously grazed pastures.</p> What’s better? Grazing stockpiled winter pasture or bale grazing in a drylot? http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/what-s-better-grazing-stockpiled-winter-pasture-or-bale-grazing-drylot <div class="field-byline"> By Heather Smith Thomas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Is grazing winter pastures cost-effective, even with supplementation? Here’s what the research found. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/what-s-better-grazing-stockpiled-winter-pasture-or-bale-grazing-drylot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/what-s-better-grazing-stockpiled-winter-pasture-or-bale-grazing-drylot#comments Pasture Nutrition Thu, 15 Sep 2016 15:57:00 +0000 105211 at http://beefmagazine.com Autogenous vaccine is another pinkeye control option http://beefmagazine.com/vaccination/autogenous-vaccine-another-pinkeye-control-option <div class="field-byline"> Heather Smith Thomas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Autogenous vaccines protect cattle against pinkeye infections. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/vaccination/autogenous-vaccine-another-pinkeye-control-option" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/vaccination/autogenous-vaccine-another-pinkeye-control-option#comments Animal Health Pasture Vaccines Mon, 12 Sep 2016 16:22:00 +0000 104641 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>While pinkeye is often thought of as a summer disease, it can occur year-round. Its effects, both in terms of the pain it causes animals and the hit it puts on the bottom line, can be significant.</p>