Cow-Calf http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6626/more en Studies Show Selecting Performance Traits Hurts Reproduction http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/studies-show-selecting-performance-traits-hurts-reproduction <div class="field-byline"> By Alan Newport for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Studies on cows and bulls suggest traditional performance traits are antagonistic to reproductivity.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/studies-show-selecting-performance-traits-hurts-reproduction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/studies-show-selecting-performance-traits-hurts-reproduction#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:05:00 +0000 81221 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 Tips For Getting The Most Cash For Your Cull Cows http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-tips-getting-most-cash-your-cull-cows <div class="node-body blog-body">The cull cow market is typically saturated in the late fall and early winter months. Cody Wright, South Dakota State University Extension beef specialist, offers five tips for managing and marketing cull cows to get the best price at sale 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/5-tips-getting-most-cash-your-cull-cows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-tips-getting-most-cash-your-cull-cows#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:10:00 +0000 81201 at http://beefmagazine.com 9 Reasons To Cull That Cow; PLUS: Why Preg-Checking Pays http://beefmagazine.com/blog/9-reasons-cull-cow-plus-why-preg-checking-pays <div class="node-body blog-body">John F. Grimes, Ohio State University Extension beef coordinator, lists nine reasons for culling a cow and examines the economics of keeping an open female in the herd. </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/9-reasons-cull-cow-plus-why-preg-checking-pays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/9-reasons-cull-cow-plus-why-preg-checking-pays#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:00:00 +0000 81121 at http://beefmagazine.com This May Be The Year To Over-Winter Cull Cows http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/may-be-year-over-winter-cull-cows <div class="node-body article-body">A big factor in the decision is whether the pasture or hay is available to carry cows through the winter cost-effectively.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/may-be-year-over-winter-cull-cows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/may-be-year-over-winter-cull-cows#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Sustainability Wed, 15 Oct 2014 18:46:00 +0000 81091 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Range cow on pasture</p> Proceedings Of The 2014 Eng Foundation Symposium On Cow Efficiency http://beefmagazine.com/datasheet/proceedings-2014-eng-foundation-symposium-cow-efficiency <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/datasheet/proceedings-2014-eng-foundation-symposium-cow-efficiency" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="cow-calf efficiency symposium proceedings" src="http://beefmagazine.com/site-files/beefmagazine.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/datasheets/thumbnails/eng-foundation-proceedings.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="node-body datasheet-body">The Dr. Kenneth & Caroline McDonald Eng Foundation supports research at three universities – Oklahoma State University, Texas A&M University (TAMU) and the University of Nebraska (UNL). The focus of the research is cow efficiency, particularly exploring strategies that foster the long-term sustainability of the industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/datasheet/proceedings-2014-eng-foundation-symposium-cow-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cow-Calf Nutrition Gold Thu, 09 Oct 2014 18:59:00 +0000 80811 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 Traits You Want In A Beef Breeding Heifer http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/5-traits-you-want-beef-breeding-heifer <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When selecting beef heifers to produce your next calf crop, don't be tempted to consider phenotype only.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/5-traits-you-want-beef-breeding-heifer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/5-traits-you-want-beef-breeding-heifer#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit Wed, 08 Oct 2014 19:59:00 +0000 80741 at http://beefmagazine.com Build And Write Down Your Beef Cattle Nutrition Plan http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/build-and-write-down-your-beef-cattle-nutrition-plan <div class="field-byline"> By Robert and Janelle Fears for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A written plan has monetary value and eliminates the problems of remembering how you calculated it and why.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/build-and-write-down-your-beef-cattle-nutrition-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/build-and-write-down-your-beef-cattle-nutrition-plan#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit Tue, 07 Oct 2014 21:31:00 +0000 80721 at http://beefmagazine.com NEW Poll Asks, “How Do You Wean Your Calves?” http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-poll-asks-how-do-you-wean-your-calves <div class="node-body blog-body">Weaning time is in full swing across the country. This week’s online poll question at beefmagazine.com is: “How do you wean your calves?” Readers weigh in on their favorite weaning methods, and we’ve gathered up some resources to help make weaning day a success.</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-how-do-you-wean-your-calves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-poll-asks-how-do-you-wean-your-calves#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 07 Oct 2014 10:00:00 +0000 80611 at http://beefmagazine.com Remembering Atlas; PLUS: A Thank-You From SD Ranchers http://beefmagazine.com/blog/remembering-atlas-plus-thank-you-sd-ranchers <div class="node-body blog-body">As the anniversary of the October 2013 winter storm Atlas approaches, we remember those who were impacted by the deadly storm.</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/remembering-atlas-plus-thank-you-sd-ranchers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/remembering-atlas-plus-thank-you-sd-ranchers#comments Cow-Calf Winter Weather BEEF Daily Thu, 02 Oct 2014 10:00:00 +0000 80401 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 Areas Beef Producers Should Assess This Fall http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/5-areas-beef-producers-should-assess-fall <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Producers should assess the calf crop in fall and prepare for winter feed supply, says Gene Schmitz, University of Missouri Extension livestock specialist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/5-areas-beef-producers-should-assess-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/5-areas-beef-producers-should-assess-fall#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:10:00 +0000 80391 at http://beefmagazine.com