Sectors http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6625/more en Prayers & resources for Louisiana flood victims http://beefmagazine.com/blog/prayers-resources-louisiana-flood-victims <div class="node-body blog-body">Ranchers are scrambling to save their homes and their livestock in the wake of a devastating flood in Louisiana. Here’s a compilation of what we know about the flood and resources that are available for folks in need. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/prayers-resources-louisiana-flood-victims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/prayers-resources-louisiana-flood-victims#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 22 Aug 2016 10:00:00 +0000 104271 at http://beefmagazine.com CS Packers change the market dynamics in the Northwest http://beefmagazine.com/sectors/cs-packers-change-market-dynamics-northwest <div class="node-body video-body">One of the many challenges facing cow-calf producers is packer consolidation. Producers in the Northwest, however, won’t have that problem anymore. With the announcement that CS Beef Packers is building a new state-of-the-art packing plant in Kuna, Idaho, the dynamics of the cattle market will change for the better.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/sectors/cs-packers-change-market-dynamics-northwest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/sectors/cs-packers-change-market-dynamics-northwest#comments Sectors Thu, 18 Aug 2016 18:47:00 +0000 104261 at http://beefmagazine.com What are the risks with Brazilian imports? http://beefmagazine.com/beef-exports/what-are-risks-brazilian-imports <div class="node-body article-body">USDA recently allowed imports of fresh beef from Brazil. There are two issues—quantity and safety. Which is the bigger factor?</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-exports/what-are-risks-brazilian-imports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-exports/what-are-risks-brazilian-imports#comments Beef Exports Thu, 18 Aug 2016 15:02:00 +0000 104211 at http://beefmagazine.com What does McDonald’s sustainability pilot mean for beef producers? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-does-mcdonald-s-sustainability-pilot-mean-beef-producers <div class="node-body blog-body">McDonald’s vowed to serve sustainable beef in its stores by 2016. Find out about the fast food giant’s pilot project and what “sustainability” is going to mean for producers moving forward. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-does-mcdonald-s-sustainability-pilot-mean-beef-producers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-does-mcdonald-s-sustainability-pilot-mean-beef-producers#comments Ranch Management Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Retail Sustainability BEEF Daily Wed, 17 Aug 2016 10:00:00 +0000 104101 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 things to know about round bale feeding http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/5-things-know-about-round-bale-feeding <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Size and weight, bale density, storage and feeding losses: It all matters.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/5-things-know-about-round-bale-feeding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/5-things-know-about-round-bale-feeding#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Cow-Calf Nutrition Tips For Profit Tue, 16 Aug 2016 21:18:00 +0000 104111 at http://beefmagazine.com How old was the senior generation of your ranch when they retired? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-old-was-senior-generation-your-ranch-when-they-retired <div class="node-body blog-body">Today’s blog focuses on the senior generation of the ranch and how they plan to leave their legacy. Plus, answer today’s blog question for a chance to win a free western coffee table book from BEEF! </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-old-was-senior-generation-your-ranch-when-they-retired" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-old-was-senior-generation-your-ranch-when-they-retired#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:00:00 +0000 104081 at http://beefmagazine.com What countries are the beef industry’s major trade partners? http://beefmagazine.com/beef-exports/what-countries-are-beef-industry-s-major-trade-partners <div class="node-body article-body">Can you guess which countries send the most beef to the U.S.? Do you know which countries buy the most U.S. beef? Here’s the breakdown. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-exports/what-countries-are-beef-industry-s-major-trade-partners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-exports/what-countries-are-beef-industry-s-major-trade-partners#comments Beef Exports Cattle Markets Wed, 10 Aug 2016 14:48:00 +0000 103901 at http://beefmagazine.com Japan, Taiwan get a taste of Texas, and love it http://beefmagazine.com/beef-exports/japan-taiwan-get-taste-texas-and-love-it <div class="field-byline"> By Ralph Loos, USMEF </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Barbecue beef is as American as apple pie. Recently, the Japanese and Taiwanese markets got a taste of Texas barbecue and loved it. Will the promotion boost U.S. beef sales in the region?</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-exports/japan-taiwan-get-taste-texas-and-love-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-exports/japan-taiwan-get-taste-texas-and-love-it#comments Beef Exports Wed, 10 Aug 2016 14:27:00 +0000 103891 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>(from left to right) Bill Wight, Bryan Bracewell and Brad Hastings visited retailers in Japan and Taiwan to see how they merchandise beef cuts. Photo courtesy of USMEF</p> Most stumbling blocks are in our heads http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/most-stumbling-blocks-are-our-heads <div class="field-byline"> By R. P. &quot;Doc&quot; Cooke for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Drought is a great example of a stumbling block, because the way we handle it is more important than the severity of the drought.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/most-stumbling-blocks-are-our-heads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/most-stumbling-blocks-are-our-heads#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Business Tips For Profit Tue, 09 Aug 2016 20:57:00 +0000 103881 at http://beefmagazine.com Chipotle sparks farmer outrage over soda cup http://beefmagazine.com/blog/chipotle-sparks-farmer-outrage-over-soda-cup <div class="node-body blog-body">Three points we need to be making to consumers about Chipotle’s false claims regarding animal agriculture.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/chipotle-sparks-farmer-outrage-over-soda-cup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/chipotle-sparks-farmer-outrage-over-soda-cup#comments Animal Welfare Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 09 Aug 2016 10:00:00 +0000 103861 at http://beefmagazine.com