Sectors http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6625/more en Nominations for 2015 BEEF Stocker Award now open http://beefmagazine.com/beef-national-stocker-award/nominations-2015-beef-stocker-award-now-open <div class="node-body article-body">Now in its 10th year, the BEEF National Stocker Award honors the best of the best among stocker operators and backgrounders. Here’s your chance to nominate the 2015 winner.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-national-stocker-award/nominations-2015-beef-stocker-award-now-open" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-national-stocker-award/nominations-2015-beef-stocker-award-now-open#comments BEEF National Stocker Award Sectors Thu, 28 May 2015 15:16:00 +0000 89731 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: Captive supply and packer profits http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/industry-glance-captive-supply-and-packer-profits <div class="node-body article-body">While packer control of the fed cattle supply has long been a contentious issue, how has the trend affected packers’ gross profit? The answer might surprise you.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/industry-glance-captive-supply-and-packer-profits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/industry-glance-captive-supply-and-packer-profits#comments Processors Cattle Markets Wed, 27 May 2015 12:07:00 +0000 89651 at http://beefmagazine.com Who won the “Summer Grilling” photo contest? PLUS: Voters selected to take home a coffee table book http://beefmagazine.com/blog/who-won-summer-grilling-photo-contest-plus-voters-selected-take-home-coffee-table-book <div class="node-body blog-body">We’re wrapping up the “Summer Grilling” photography contest today. Find out which two photographers won the grand prize of a Greeley Hat Works hat. See which voters will receive coffee table books. Plus, check out the theme of the next photography contest. </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/who-won-summer-grilling-photo-contest-plus-voters-selected-take-home-coffee-table-book" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/who-won-summer-grilling-photo-contest-plus-voters-selected-take-home-coffee-table-book#comments Beef Quality Beef Quality People Retail Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 27 May 2015 10:00:00 +0000 89631 at http://beefmagazine.com Family Ranch Series Part 3: Avoid these 3 mistakes when estate planning http://beefmagazine.com/blog/family-ranch-series-part-3-avoid-these-3-mistakes-when-estate-planning <div class="node-body blog-body">Estate planning is a must for ranches to survive after the loss of a loved one. To avoid these three common mistakes, have a plan in place that will stand the test of time. </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/family-ranch-series-part-3-avoid-these-3-mistakes-when-estate-planning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/family-ranch-series-part-3-avoid-these-3-mistakes-when-estate-planning#comments Estate Planning Cow-Calf Ranch Management Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 21 May 2015 10:00:00 +0000 89411 at http://beefmagazine.com New campaign promotes soil health; PLUS: 5 blogs on how cattle grazing helps soil http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-campaign-promotes-soil-health-plus-5-blogs-how-cattle-grazing-helps-soil <div class="node-body blog-body">USDA’s “Hope in Healthy Soil” campaign promotes the importance of farmers and ranchers managing the soil to help the planet and feed the world. Share the video, plus check out these five blog posts showcasing how ranchers are fantastic stewards of soil.</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/new-campaign-promotes-soil-health-plus-5-blogs-how-cattle-grazing-helps-soil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-campaign-promotes-soil-health-plus-5-blogs-how-cattle-grazing-helps-soil#comments Cow-Calf Pasture Health Beef Quality Pasture Range Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 20 May 2015 10:00:00 +0000 89391 at http://beefmagazine.com VOTE NOW: 10 best summer grilling photos http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/vote-now-10-best-summer-grilling-photos <div class="field-byline"> Compiled by Amanda Radke </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Vote for your favorite summer grilling photo now. </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/vote-now-10-best-summer-grilling-photos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/vote-now-10-best-summer-grilling-photos#comments Beef Quality Beef Demand Retail Tue, 19 May 2015 10:00:00 +0000 89331 at http://beefmagazine.com Vote for your favorite summer grilling photo now http://beefmagazine.com/blog/vote-your-favorite-summer-grilling-photo-now <div class="node-body blog-body">We announce the finalists in the “Summer Grilling” photography contest today; plus, help us select our champions!</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/vote-your-favorite-summer-grilling-photo-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/vote-your-favorite-summer-grilling-photo-now#comments Beef Quality Beef Quality Beef Demand People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 19 May 2015 10:00:00 +0000 89351 at http://beefmagazine.com Recruitment necessary to fill agricultural career opportunities http://beefmagazine.com/blog/recruitment-necessary-fill-agricultural-career-opportunities <div class="node-body blog-body">According to a study by the USDA, there are 60,000 available jobs in agriculture but only 35,000 graduates each year to fill them. If we want to continue to feed the world, we need to recruit the best and encourage smart, hard-working young people to consider careers in agriculture. </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/recruitment-necessary-fill-agricultural-career-opportunities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/recruitment-necessary-fill-agricultural-career-opportunities#comments Beef Quality People Retail Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 18 May 2015 10:00:00 +0000 89311 at http://beefmagazine.com Family Ranching Series Part 2: 5 resources to help manage money expectations http://beefmagazine.com/blog/family-ranching-series-part-2-5-resources-help-manage-money-expectations <div class="node-body blog-body">Are you ready to add the next generation to the ranch? Here are five resources with questions to ask before making that big step. </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/family-ranching-series-part-2-5-resources-help-manage-money-expectations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/family-ranching-series-part-2-5-resources-help-manage-money-expectations#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 14 May 2015 10:00:00 +0000 89191 at http://beefmagazine.com Basic demand drivers still provide the most opportunity http://beefmagazine.com/blog/basic-demand-drivers-still-provide-most-opportunity <div class="node-body blog-body">Digging into the data shows more acceptance of beef industry structure, export markets.</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/basic-demand-drivers-still-provide-most-opportunity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/basic-demand-drivers-still-provide-most-opportunity#comments Beef Quality Retail Business Cattle Markets Sustainability BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 13 May 2015 14:01:00 +0000 89201 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Steaks on the grill</p>