Sectors http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6625/more en BEEF Seedstock 100 shows how genetics providers help their customers compete http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-seedstock-100-shows-how-genetics-providers-help-their-customers-compete <div class="node-body blog-body">Seedstock producers are capturing more objective data than ever before in the name of building genetics with increasing levels of predictability. </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/beef-seedstock-100-shows-how-genetics-providers-help-their-customers-compete" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-seedstock-100-shows-how-genetics-providers-help-their-customers-compete#comments Seedstock Seedstock 100 Cattle Economics Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:09:00 +0000 85791 at http://beefmagazine.com What’s ahead for 2015 on the cow-calf side? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-s-ahead-2015-cow-calf-side <div class="node-body blog-body">Generating a profit from finishing cattle in 2015 will be more difficult, thanks to the rapid increase in feeder-cattle prices during 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/market-advisor">Market Advisor</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-s-ahead-2015-cow-calf-side" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-s-ahead-2015-cow-calf-side#comments Cow-Calf Cattle Marketing Tips For Profit Market Advisor Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:39:00 +0000 85781 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 tips for reducing mud during the spring thaw http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-tips-reducing-mud-during-spring-thaw <div class="node-body blog-body">Spring weather is a welcome reprieve from the cold winter months, but the warmer temperatures also bring mud. Here are three tips for reducing mud during the spring thaw. </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-tips-reducing-mud-during-spring-thaw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-tips-reducing-mud-during-spring-thaw#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 29 Jan 2015 05:00:00 +0000 85721 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 ways mineral supplementation is key to optimal performance in beef cattle http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-mineral-supplementation-key-optimal-performance-beef-cattle <div class="node-body blog-body">Although mineral supplements are just a small part of the total diet of a beef animal, they are an important detail to get right when it comes to maximizing cattle performance. </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-mineral-supplementation-key-optimal-performance-beef-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-mineral-supplementation-key-optimal-performance-beef-cattle#comments Cow-Calf BEEF Daily Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 85671 at http://beefmagazine.com Young beef producers might learn from grain farmers' pain http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/young-beef-producers-might-learn-grain-farmers-pain <div class="field-byline"> Mike Wilson for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Most analysts agree the downturn in grain commodities will someday be followed by a downturn in beef prices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/young-beef-producers-might-learn-grain-farmers-pain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/young-beef-producers-might-learn-grain-farmers-pain#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit Tue, 27 Jan 2015 19:01:00 +0000 85681 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: Feedyard heifer population at lowest point in nine years http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/industry-glance-feedyard-heifer-population-lowest-point-nine-years <div class="node-body article-body">USDA’s first quarterly Cattle On Feed report of the year indicates that heifers and heifer calves represent 33.8% of the total feedyard population at the start of 2015. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/industry-glance-feedyard-heifer-population-lowest-point-nine-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/industry-glance-feedyard-heifer-population-lowest-point-nine-years#comments Feedlots Industry At A Glance Mon, 26 Jan 2015 22:03:00 +0000 85661 at http://beefmagazine.com App enhances cattle producers’ trip to the San Antonio convention http://beefmagazine.com/seedstock/app-enhances-cattle-producers-trip-san-antonio-convention <div class="node-body article-body">Cattlemen headed to the Cattle Industry Convention in San Antonio, Feb. 4-7 can power up their smart phones with an app designed just for them.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/seedstock/app-enhances-cattle-producers-trip-san-antonio-convention" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/seedstock/app-enhances-cattle-producers-trip-san-antonio-convention#comments Seedstock Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:05:00 +0000 85461 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 benefits of the seedstock business; plus: top 100 seedstock producers listed http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-benefits-seedstock-business-plus-top-100-seedstock-producers-listed <div class="node-body blog-body">There are many reasons to love raising purebred cattle; here are four. Plus, check out the who’s who in the seedstock business, with a listing of the top 100 breeders in the U.S. </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-benefits-seedstock-business-plus-top-100-seedstock-producers-listed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-benefits-seedstock-business-plus-top-100-seedstock-producers-listed#comments Seedstock Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 21 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 85401 at http://beefmagazine.com Beef producers urged to prep for emergencies, animal deaths http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/beef-producers-urged-prep-emergencies-animal-deaths <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Livestock emergency plans have potential to control losses of cattle in blizzard or high heat situations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/beef-producers-urged-prep-emergencies-animal-deaths" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/beef-producers-urged-prep-emergencies-animal-deaths#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit Tue, 20 Jan 2015 21:52:00 +0000 85421 at http://beefmagazine.com What are land prices in your area? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-are-land-prices-your-area <div class="node-body blog-body">Land values will remain strong in 2015, but beware of the potential rise of interest rates in 2015.</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-land-prices-your-area" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-are-land-prices-your-area#comments Cow-Calf BEEF Daily Tue, 20 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 85371 at http://beefmagazine.com