Cow-Calf http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6626/more en Thinking of leasing bulls? 17 things to consider when writing the lease http://beefmagazine.com/business/thinking-leasing-bulls-17-things-consider-when-writing-lease <div class="field-byline"> By Cari Rincker </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Thinking of leasing some bulls? Check out this list of things to consider for your bull lease agreement. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/business/thinking-leasing-bulls-17-things-consider-when-writing-lease" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/business/thinking-leasing-bulls-17-things-consider-when-writing-lease#comments Seedstock Cow-Calf Business Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:35:00 +0000 91711 at http://beefmagazine.com Hay Talk Part 4: Tips for planting forages in late summer & early fall http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hay-talk-part-4-tips-planting-forages-late-summer-early-fall <div class="node-body blog-body">Whether you’re short on stockpiled hay or looking to extend the grazing season, planting supplemental forages is one solution. Here are tips for planting cover crops in August, September and October. </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/hay-talk-part-4-tips-planting-forages-late-summer-early-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hay-talk-part-4-tips-planting-forages-late-summer-early-fall#comments Cow-Calf Health Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 30 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91661 at http://beefmagazine.com New poll asks about importance of rural development in small towns http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-poll-asks-about-importance-rural-development-small-towns <div class="node-body blog-body">Ranching families rely on the success of the neighboring small towns that support their rural communities, but as many rural areas lose young people to urban career opportunities, rural America is looking for ways to revitalize their towns. </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-poll-asks-about-importance-rural-development-small-towns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-poll-asks-about-importance-rural-development-small-towns#comments Cow-Calf Beef Quality Beef Demand People Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 27 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91581 at http://beefmagazine.com Josserand, Doll inducted into Cattle Feeders Hall of Fame http://beefmagazine.com/people/josserand-doll-inducted-cattle-feeders-hall-fame <div class="field-byline"> Burt Rutherford </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Now in its seventh year, the Cattle Feeders Hall of Fame adds to its growing honor roll of industry leaders with its 2015 class—Robert Josserand with AzTx Cattle Co. in Hereford, Texas; Loren Doll with Irsik and Doll in Cimarron, Kan.; Topper Thorpe, retired CEO of Cattle Fax; and Karla Olson with Hoxie Feedyard at Hoxie, Kan. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/people/josserand-doll-inducted-cattle-feeders-hall-fame" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/people/josserand-doll-inducted-cattle-feeders-hall-fame#comments Cow-Calf Feedlots People Business Tips For Profit Tue, 21 Jul 2015 21:39:00 +0000 91461 at http://beefmagazine.com Ranchers have the power to control impact of droughts http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/ranchers-have-power-control-impact-droughts <div class="field-byline"> Walt Davis for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">We have the power to make the drought worse or not. We can't control drought, or flood, but we can control how badly the next drought will impact our operations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/ranchers-have-power-control-impact-droughts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/ranchers-have-power-control-impact-droughts#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Beef Advocacy Sun, 19 Jul 2015 21:56:00 +0000 91391 at http://beefmagazine.com Hay Talk Part 2: 6 resources for making haylage-in-a-day & bale grazing, processing http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hay-talk-part-2-6-resources-making-haylage-day-bale-grazing-processing <div class="node-body blog-body">In week two of the “Hay Talk” series for July, BEEF Daily Editor Amanda Radke looks at two different methods to baling and feeding hay — haylage-in-a-day and bale grazing and processing. </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/hay-talk-part-2-6-resources-making-haylage-day-bale-grazing-processing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hay-talk-part-2-6-resources-making-haylage-day-bale-grazing-processing#comments Cow-Calf Beef Quality Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 16 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91251 at http://beefmagazine.com BEEF, Purdue launch Beef Roundtable http://beefmagazine.com/business/beef-purdue-launch-beef-roundtable <div class="field-byline"> Burt Rutherford </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The inaugural monthly, web-based video podcast, now available at beefmagazine.com and beefroundtable.com, features a look at the future of antibiotics in beef cattle production. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/business/beef-purdue-launch-beef-roundtable" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/business/beef-purdue-launch-beef-roundtable#comments Cow-Calf Beef Quality Business Tips For Profit Tue, 14 Jul 2015 21:10:00 +0000 91231 at http://beefmagazine.com Hay Talk Part 1: Why cutting height and moisture levels matter http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hay-talk-part-1-why-cutting-height-and-moisture-levels-matter <div class="node-body blog-body">July is typically a busy month for baling hay; however, with excessive rains, some producers are finding it difficult to complete a first cutting. Here are some tips for getting a good hay crop, despite the extra moisture.</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/hay-talk-part-1-why-cutting-height-and-moisture-levels-matter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hay-talk-part-1-why-cutting-height-and-moisture-levels-matter#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Cow-Calf Ranch Management Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 09 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91021 at http://beefmagazine.com Why body condition score, available forages should determine weaning date http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/why-body-condition-score-available-forages-should-determine-weaning-date <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Decide weaning date based on forages and cow condition. Weaning calves earlier may benefit the bottom line and cows' health.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/why-body-condition-score-available-forages-should-determine-weaning-date" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/why-body-condition-score-available-forages-should-determine-weaning-date#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Health Nutrition Tips For Profit Tue, 07 Jul 2015 21:13:00 +0000 91001 at http://beefmagazine.com New Facebook group showcases the many hats farmers & ranchers wear each day http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-facebook-group-showcases-many-hats-farmers-ranchers-wear-each-day <div class="node-body blog-body">A new Facebook group called “Farm Hats” is an “online coffee shop” that connects producers and consumers while sharing the agricultural story about where our food comes from. Check it out and take your own “felfie” to join in the fun. </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-facebook-group-showcases-many-hats-farmers-ranchers-wear-each-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-facebook-group-showcases-many-hats-farmers-ranchers-wear-each-day#comments Cow-Calf Beef Demand Business Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 07 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90971 at http://beefmagazine.com