Sectors http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6625/more en 7 Steps To Moving & Penning Cattle With Dogs http://beefmagazine.com/blog/7-steps-moving-penning-cattle-dogs <div class="node-body blog-body">Charles Long, Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension resident director of research, shows how cowboys use black-mouth cur cow dogs to move a group of cattle from a pasture into a pen. Here are seven considerations for moving and penning cattle with cow dogs. </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/7-steps-moving-penning-cattle-dogs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/7-steps-moving-penning-cattle-dogs#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 80331 at http://beefmagazine.com Prognosticators Optimistic For Low-Cost Corn And Pricey Cattle http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/prognosticators-optimistic-low-cost-corn-and-pricey-cattle <div class="field-byline"> Alan Newport for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Barring unforeseen wrecks, economists think corn could stay low, and cattle relatively high, until 2020.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/prognosticators-optimistic-low-cost-corn-and-pricey-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/prognosticators-optimistic-low-cost-corn-and-pricey-cattle#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:47:00 +0000 80351 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 Trending Headlines: How To Lose An Animal Welfare Argument; Packing Plant To Open; & Quiet Cattle Handling Tips http://beefmagazine.com/business/5-trending-headlines-how-lose-animal-welfare-argument-packing-plant-open-quiet-cattle-handl <div class="node-body gallery-body">Things are happening in the cattle business. From the anticipated opening of a “new” old packing plant in Iowa to arguing about animal welfare, this week’s roundup of industry news is a must-read.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/business/5-trending-headlines-how-lose-animal-welfare-argument-packing-plant-open-quiet-cattle-handl" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/business/5-trending-headlines-how-lose-animal-welfare-argument-packing-plant-open-quiet-cattle-handl#comments Business Sectors Government Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:43:00 +0000 80311 at http://beefmagazine.com What Are Corn Stalk Bales Worth? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-are-corn-stalk-bales-worth <div class="node-body blog-body">Bruce Anderson, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension forage specialist, evaluates the costs of putting up corn stalk bales. </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/what-are-corn-stalk-bales-worth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-are-corn-stalk-bales-worth#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 80291 at http://beefmagazine.com Should You Be Worried About Cattle Ingesting Net Wrap? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/should-you-be-worried-about-cattle-ingesting-net-wrap <div class="node-body blog-body">Researchers at North Dakota State University evaluated five different hay bale-binding materials to see how easy cattle can digest if accidentally consuming the twine or net-wrap. The results of the study have just been released. </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/should-you-be-worried-about-cattle-ingesting-net-wrap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/should-you-be-worried-about-cattle-ingesting-net-wrap#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 25 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 80181 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 Tips For Low-Stress Weaning http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-low-stress-weaning <div class="node-body blog-body">From fence-line weaning, to using a plastic nose piece to prevent nursing, to introducing creep feed and working calves before weaning, here are four considerations for low-stress weaning this fall. </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/4-tips-low-stress-weaning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-low-stress-weaning#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:50:00 +0000 80101 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: Beef Price Spreads – Prime Explodes Over Select http://beefmagazine.com/retail/industry-glance-beef-price-spreads-prime-explodes-over-select <div class="node-body article-body">Price spreads are a key factor within the boxed-beef market that drives business decision-making at the production level.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/retail/industry-glance-beef-price-spreads-prime-explodes-over-select" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/retail/industry-glance-beef-price-spreads-prime-explodes-over-select#comments Cattle Prices Retail Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:40:00 +0000 80111 at http://beefmagazine.com Marketing Cull Cows this Fall http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/marketing-cull-cows-fall <div class="field-byline"> By Andrew Griffith, University of Tennessee Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cull cows account for 15-20% of the gross income for most cow-calf operations. Andrew Griffith, University of Tennessee Extension, offers some tips for making the decision for when to market cull cows. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/marketing-cull-cows-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/marketing-cull-cows-fall#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit Sun, 21 Sep 2014 23:20:00 +0000 80041 at http://beefmagazine.com Calf And Feeder Prices Widen Gap With Fed Cattle-Beef http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/calf-and-feeder-prices-widen-gap-fed-cattle-beef <div class="node-body article-body">Despite continued volatility, cattle futures gained some ground as cash calf and feeder cattle values continued to strengthen. Yearling feeders sold fully steady to $5/cwt. higher, while calves traded mainly steady to $5 higher.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/calf-and-feeder-prices-widen-gap-fed-cattle-beef" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/calf-and-feeder-prices-widen-gap-fed-cattle-beef#comments Cattle Prices Feedlots Sectors Sat, 20 Sep 2014 14:03:00 +0000 80001 at http://beefmagazine.com USDA Tracks Desired Cattle Traits in 2,000 Bull Project http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/usda-tracks-desired-cattle-traits-2000-bull-project <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Research aims to help beef producers better evaluate desired traits for growth, calving ease.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/usda-tracks-desired-cattle-traits-2000-bull-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/usda-tracks-desired-cattle-traits-2000-bull-project#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:19:00 +0000 79931 at http://beefmagazine.com