Cow-Calf http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6626/more en This BEEF blogger has a baby on board! http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-blogger-has-baby-board <div class="node-body blog-body">Twenty weeks down and 20 to go, this BEEF blogger is expecting to add to her brood. What advice do you have for adding more kids to the ranch?</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/beef-blogger-has-baby-board" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-blogger-has-baby-board#comments Cow-Calf People Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 03 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97701 at http://beefmagazine.com Treat your replacement heifers like potential employees http://beefmagazine.com/blog/treat-your-replacement-heifers-potential-employees <div class="node-body blog-body">“Treat replacement heifers as a valued employee in your ranching business, and she will be a more profitable member of your ranch team in the future,” says Robert Wells, livestock consultant for The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation. </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/treat-your-replacement-heifers-potential-employees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/treat-your-replacement-heifers-potential-employees#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Vaccination Business Health Nutrition BEEF Daily Wed, 27 Jan 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97441 at http://beefmagazine.com Steve Harvey shares 3 reasons he respects farmers http://beefmagazine.com/blog/steve-harvey-shares-3-reasons-he-respects-farmers <div class="node-body blog-body">Celebrity Steve Harvey shares memories of growing up on the farm and lessons he learned about where his food comes from.</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/steve-harvey-shares-3-reasons-he-respects-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/steve-harvey-shares-3-reasons-he-respects-farmers#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 20 Jan 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97311 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 steps for preparing for farm economy downturn http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-steps-preparing-farm-economy-downturn <div class="node-body blog-body">With 2015 net farm income forecast to have dropped 38.2%, here are three tips to survive the downturn in profitability in 2016. </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-steps-preparing-farm-economy-downturn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-steps-preparing-farm-economy-downturn#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 18 Jan 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97261 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 tips to prepare for calving season http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-prepare-calving-season <div class="node-body blog-body">As calving season draws near, here are four tips to help you prepare for new calves on the ground. </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-tips-prepare-calving-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-prepare-calving-season#comments Calving Cow-Calf Ranch Management Nutrition Calving Season BEEF Daily Wed, 13 Jan 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97161 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 tips for reducing forage waste this winter http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-tips-reducing-forage-waste-winter <div class="node-body blog-body">Forage waste is costly and can lead to problems in the field or pasture where the hay is fed. Here are five tips to reduce hay waste and avoid these problems. </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-reducing-forage-waste-winter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-tips-reducing-forage-waste-winter#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Cow-Calf Ranch Management Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 11 Jan 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97111 at http://beefmagazine.com Factor in depreciation costs in business plans http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/factor-depreciation-costs-business-plans <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Beef producers should evaluate management practices and determine ways to become more efficient without sacrificing production.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/factor-depreciation-costs-business-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/factor-depreciation-costs-business-plans#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Business Tips For Profit Wed, 06 Jan 2016 21:42:00 +0000 97031 at http://beefmagazine.com Volunteers brave harsh winter conditions to round up neighbors’ cattle http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/volunteers-brave-harsh-winter-conditions-round-neighbors-cattle <div class="field-byline"> By Ron Smith and Shelia Grissom for Southwest Farm Press </div> <div class="node-body article-body">After a late December blizzard dumped nearly a foot of snow on the Texas High Plains, volunteers scramble to help gather wandering cattle. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/volunteers-brave-harsh-winter-conditions-round-neighbors-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/volunteers-brave-harsh-winter-conditions-round-neighbors-cattle#comments Cow-Calf Pasture Health Ranch Management Winter Weather Tue, 05 Jan 2016 20:38:00 +0000 97011 at http://beefmagazine.com Demand for ag grads on the rise & what that means for ranching families http://beefmagazine.com/blog/demand-ag-grads-rise-what-means-ranching-families <div class="node-body blog-body">The world needs to eat, but who is going to do the job? Demand for agricultural graduates is on the rise, offering new incentives for students studying degrees in food and fiber. </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/demand-ag-grads-rise-what-means-ranching-families" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/demand-ag-grads-rise-what-means-ranching-families#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 05 Jan 2016 11:00:00 +0000 96881 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 things to know about cattle to be a better handler http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-things-know-about-cattle-be-better-handler <div class="node-body blog-body">Accidents can happen in the blink of an eye. When handling livestock, remember these five safety tips. </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-things-know-about-cattle-be-better-handler" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-things-know-about-cattle-be-better-handler#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management People Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 04 Jan 2016 11:00:00 +0000 96861 at http://beefmagazine.com