Sectors http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6625/more en Stretching Feed Supplies To Make It To Grass Season http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/stretching-feed-supplies-make-it-grass-season <div class="field-byline"> Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Development </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Long, cold winters can leave a dent in a cattle producer's feed inventories.  When cattle producers face low feed supplies, different options for wintering cows need to be considered.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/stretching-feed-supplies-make-it-grass-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/stretching-feed-supplies-make-it-grass-season#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit Sun, 20 Apr 2014 19:05:00 +0000 74031 at http://beefmagazine.com VOTE Now: 10 "Man's Best Friend" Photography Finalists http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/vote-now-10-mans-best-friend-photography-finalists <div class="field-byline"> Compiled by Amanda Radke </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Vote now for your favorite "man's best friend" photograph!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/vote-now-10-mans-best-friend-photography-finalists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/vote-now-10-mans-best-friend-photography-finalists#comments Cow-Calf Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:25:00 +0000 74021 at http://beefmagazine.com Competing Visions Challenge American Angus Association http://beefmagazine.com/blog/competing-visions-challenge-american-angus-association <div class="node-body blog-body">Recent moves at the American Angus Association open the door for trends that have been occurring to accelerate.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/my-view-country"> My View From The Country</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/competing-visions-challenge-american-angus-association" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/competing-visions-challenge-american-angus-association#comments Seedstock Industry At A Glance My View From The Country Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:05:00 +0000 73951 at http://beefmagazine.com What Drives Value In a Feedyard Steer? http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/what-drives-value-feedyard-steer <div class="node-body article-body">There are several important factors that determine value in a feedyard steer, but feed efficiency is number one.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/what-drives-value-feedyard-steer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/what-drives-value-feedyard-steer#comments Feedlots Tips For Profit Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:26:00 +0000 73921 at http://beefmagazine.com Nevada Standoff Grows From Grazing Fees To Much More http://beefmagazine.com/blog/nevada-standoff-grows-grazing-fees-much-more <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Few issues have calcified positions in the western U.S. like the tense standoff in southeast Nevada this week between federal authorities representing the enforcement of public land use under the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and supporters of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy. The standoff between armed federal officials and armed citizens was resolved without bloodshed when BLM realized how the situation was devolving and wisely chose to withdraw from the scene and return Bundy&rsquo;s confiscated cattle.</p></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/nevada-standoff-grows-grazing-fees-much-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/nevada-standoff-grows-grazing-fees-much-more#comments Regulation Cattle Industry Structure Cow-Calf BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:10:00 +0000 73721 at http://beefmagazine.com Twin Beef Calves Can Challenge Even The Savviest Producers http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/twin-beef-calves-can-challenge-even-savviest-producers <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A set of twins could be viewed as a bonus calf to some beef producers, but when the set is comprised of one female calf and one male calf, there could be problems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/twin-beef-calves-can-challenge-even-savviest-producers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/twin-beef-calves-can-challenge-even-savviest-producers#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:25:00 +0000 73701 at http://beefmagazine.com Chicken Is Just A Carrier For The Taste Of The Special Sauce http://beefmagazine.com/blog/chicken-just-carrier-taste-special-sauce <div class="node-body blog-body">I’d forgotten just how tasteless and bland chicken on its own really is. The reason we in the beef industry talk about price so much is because the threat from chicken is on the price front. Chicken, however, certainly can’t compete with beef on the taste front.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/my-view-country"> My View From The Country</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/chicken-just-carrier-taste-special-sauce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/chicken-just-carrier-taste-special-sauce#comments Beef Demand Retail Industry At A Glance My View From The Country Thu, 10 Apr 2014 23:10:00 +0000 73551 at http://beefmagazine.com Feedyard Biosecurity Plans Ready For Rollout http://beefmagazine.com/disaster-drought/feedyard-biosecurity-plans-ready-rollout <div class="node-body article-body"><p>In an effort to help Cattle Feeding Country of Texas, Oklahoma and New Mexico better prepare for disaster, a coalition of local, state and federal organizations recently completed an 18-month effort designed to enhance the regions resiliency against <a href="http://beefmagazine.com/news/0726-bioterrorism-threat">natural and manmade threats.</a></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/disaster-drought/feedyard-biosecurity-plans-ready-rollout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/disaster-drought/feedyard-biosecurity-plans-ready-rollout#comments Regulation Feedlots Disaster & Drought Sustainability Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:47:00 +0000 73501 at http://beefmagazine.com Where’s The Beef In School Lunches? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/where-s-beef-school-lunches <div class="node-body blog-body">A few weeks ago, I blogged about my sister’s frustration with the school lunch program on the first day a meatless menu was offered in her school cafeteria. Since that post, I received many emails from individuals who have also had some experience in the new school lunch program changes, and it appears there are some individuals working to make sure beef stays in schools. However, the reviews are definitely mixed with how well these meals are going over. </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/where-s-beef-school-lunches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/where-s-beef-school-lunches#comments Retail Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 07 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000 73341 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 Quick Tips for Shortening Your Beef Herd's Breeding Season http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/4-quick-tips-shortening-your-beef-herds-breeding-season <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Calves that arrive in the first 21 days of the breeding season generally have heavier weights, says Sandy Johnson, beef cattle specialist for K-State Research and Extension -- all the more reason for beef producers to consider shortening the breeding season for more uniform, heavier calves.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/4-quick-tips-shortening-your-beef-herds-breeding-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/4-quick-tips-shortening-your-beef-herds-breeding-season#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit Sun, 06 Apr 2014 22:15:00 +0000 73351 at http://beefmagazine.com