Sectors http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6625/more en Will volatility smooth out as the 2016 cattle market comes into focus? http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/will-volatility-smooth-out-2016-cattle-market-comes-focus <div class="node-body article-body">2016 is shaping up to be a very different year compared with 2014 or 2015. Will market volatility smooth out as leverage shifts from seller to buyer?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/will-volatility-smooth-out-2016-cattle-market-comes-focus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/will-volatility-smooth-out-2016-cattle-market-comes-focus#comments Ranch Management Feedlots Cattle Markets Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:21:00 +0000 97991 at http://beefmagazine.com Activists attempt to save Fort Worth Stock Show Steer from packing plant http://beefmagazine.com/blog/activists-attempt-save-fort-worth-stock-show-steer-packing-plant <div class="node-body blog-body">The Internet trolls are out in full force, this time criticizing a teenager’s character for selling her market steer for beef at the Fort Worth Stock Show.</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/activists-attempt-save-fort-worth-stock-show-steer-packing-plant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/activists-attempt-save-fort-worth-stock-show-steer-packing-plant#comments Cow-Calf Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality People Animal Activists BEEF Daily Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97961 at http://beefmagazine.com BEEF readers split on herd rebuilding http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-readers-split-herd-rebuilding <div class="node-body blog-body">January’s USDA NASS Cattle report indicates that beef producers are expanding the herd; however, BEEF readers are split on the topic. Are you increasing your herd numbers in 2016? </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/beef-readers-split-herd-rebuilding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-readers-split-herd-rebuilding#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 10 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97911 at http://beefmagazine.com New Red Angus EPDs now available http://beefmagazine.com/seedstock/new-red-angus-epds-now-available <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>The spring bull sale season is hitting road gear and commercial cattle producers are pouring over bull sale catalogs, mining the data for the best bulls in the offering.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/seedstock/new-red-angus-epds-now-available" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Seedstock Wed, 10 Feb 2016 01:15:48 +0000 97921 at http://beefmagazine.com What is the ideal target weight for heifers? It depends http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/what-ideal-target-weight-heifers-it-depends <div class="node-body article-body">The longtime recommendation that heifers be at 65% of mature weight at the beginning of breeding season may not necessarily be true. Depending on a variety of factors, heifers can successfully breed at 55% of mature weight. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/what-ideal-target-weight-heifers-it-depends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/what-ideal-target-weight-heifers-it-depends#comments Cow-Calf Nutrition Tips For Profit Mon, 08 Feb 2016 19:27:00 +0000 97871 at http://beefmagazine.com Price spreads likely to widen http://beefmagazine.com/blog/price-spreads-likely-widen <div class="node-body blog-body">No matter the particular market, the top calves — those that pose buyers the least risk, the most market opportunity and usually a combination of the two — typically sell at the top of the market. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/cattle-economics">Cattle Economics</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/price-spreads-likely-widen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/price-spreads-likely-widen#comments Cattle Industry Structure Cow-Calf Business Cattle Markets Cattle Economics Mon, 08 Feb 2016 17:53:00 +0000 97851 at http://beefmagazine.com Prime Time Gala donates $289,000 in beef to South Dakota food banks http://beefmagazine.com/blog/prime-time-gala-donates-289000-beef-south-dakota-food-banks <div class="node-body blog-body">In just two years, the South Dakota Prime Time Gala has raised $289,000 to purchase beef for the state’s food banks. Here’s what you need to know about the upcoming event. </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/prime-time-gala-donates-289000-beef-south-dakota-food-banks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/prime-time-gala-donates-289000-beef-south-dakota-food-banks#comments Beef Quality Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality People Retail Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 04 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97721 at http://beefmagazine.com Beef & pork industries dodge $1 billion tariff with COOL repeal http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/beef-pork-industries-dodge-1-billion-tariff-cool-repeal <div class="field-byline"> By Harold Harpster </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Congress's kill of Country of Origin Labeling helped cattlemen and pork producers dodge a $1 billion retaliatory tariff bullet. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/beef-pork-industries-dodge-1-billion-tariff-cool-repeal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/beef-pork-industries-dodge-1-billion-tariff-cool-repeal#comments Regulation Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Retail Government Tips For Profit Wed, 03 Feb 2016 21:02:00 +0000 97731 at http://beefmagazine.com This BEEF blogger has a baby on board! http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-blogger-has-baby-board <div class="node-body blog-body">Twenty weeks down and 20 to go, this BEEF blogger is expecting to add to her brood. What advice do you have for adding more kids to the ranch?</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/beef-blogger-has-baby-board" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-blogger-has-baby-board#comments Cow-Calf People Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 03 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97701 at http://beefmagazine.com Wendy’s addresses antibiotic use in beef production http://beefmagazine.com/blog/wendy-s-addresses-antibiotic-use-beef-production <div class="node-body blog-body">“The best beef comes from healthy, well-cared for animals. A sick animal needs to be treated, and you won’t hear differently from us,” said Liliana Esposito, Wendy’s chief communications officer.</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/wendy-s-addresses-antibiotic-use-beef-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/wendy-s-addresses-antibiotic-use-beef-production#comments Animal Welfare Ranch Management Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 02 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97611 at http://beefmagazine.com