Grazing Systems http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6624/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 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 Grazing Series Part 1: 3 tips for spring hay & pasture management http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-1-3-tips-spring-hay-pasture-management <div class="node-body blog-body">Don’t get too busy planting corn and soybeans and forget about managing your hay fields and pastures. Here are three tips to consider for best spring hay and pasture management. </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-1-3-tips-spring-hay-pasture-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/grazing-series-part-1-3-tips-spring-hay-pasture-management#comments Grazing Systems Cow-Calf Pasture Health Beef Quality Pasture Range Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 02 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88031 at http://beefmagazine.com 7 Common Fencing Mistakes http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/grazing-programs/0301-common-fencing-mistakes <div class="field-byline"> Alaina Burt </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Livestock fencing experts share seven common mistakes and how to avoid them. Are you making one of these costly fencing mistakes?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/grazing-programs/0301-common-fencing-mistakes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Grazing Systems Ranch Management Pasture Range Tue, 24 Mar 2015 16:00:00 +0000 17453 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 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 5 Tips For Grazing Oat Pastures This Spring http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-tips-grazing-oat-pastures-spring <div class="node-body blog-body">Oats can offer a high-quality grazing option for spring and early summer, but getting the most out of this forage can be tricky. I’ve rounded up 10 tips for taking advantage of this grazing option this spring.</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-tips-grazing-oat-pastures-spring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-tips-grazing-oat-pastures-spring#comments Grazing Systems Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 13 May 2014 10:00:00 +0000 74951 at http://beefmagazine.com Take Steps Now To Cut Feed Costs Next Winter http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/take-steps-now-cut-feed-costs-next-winter <div class="field-byline"> By Wes Ishmael </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Creeping cow size and hay waste are increasing hay needs. Improved grazing is one remedy. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/take-steps-now-cut-feed-costs-next-winter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/take-steps-now-cut-feed-costs-next-winter#comments Grazing Systems Cow-Calf Ranch Management Tips For Profit Mon, 10 Mar 2014 02:44:00 +0000 72161 at http://beefmagazine.com What Breeders See In Alfalfa's Future http://beefmagazine.com/grazing-systems/what-breeders-see-alfalfas-future <div class="field-byline"> Fae Holin for Hay &amp; Forage Grower </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Despite alfalfa’s declining acreage and use in many dairy rations, alfalfa breeders are excited about the legume’s future. In fact, over the past two years, two companies have put considerable effort into building up their proprietary alfalfa portfolios.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/grazing-systems/what-breeders-see-alfalfas-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/grazing-systems/what-breeders-see-alfalfas-future#comments Grazing Systems Tips For Profit Tue, 04 Mar 2014 17:18:00 +0000 71881 at http://beefmagazine.com