Cow-Calf http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6626/more en USDA Cattle Inventory report shows restocking is underway http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/usda-cattle-inventory-report-shows-restocking-underway <div class="field-deck"> Report shows beef cows up 2% in 2014, replacement heifers up 4% </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cattle producers are restocking their pastures at an aggressive clip, if USDA’s Cattle Inventory report is any indication.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/usda-cattle-inventory-report-shows-restocking-underway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-industry-structure/usda-cattle-inventory-report-shows-restocking-underway#comments Cattle Industry Structure Cow-Calf Tips For Profit Fri, 30 Jan 2015 21:24:00 +0000 85811 at http://beefmagazine.com What’s ahead for 2015 on the cow-calf side? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-s-ahead-2015-cow-calf-side <div class="node-body blog-body">Generating a profit from finishing cattle in 2015 will be more difficult, thanks to the rapid increase in feeder-cattle prices during 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/market-advisor">Market Advisor</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-s-ahead-2015-cow-calf-side" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-s-ahead-2015-cow-calf-side#comments Cow-Calf Cattle Marketing Tips For Profit Market Advisor Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:39:00 +0000 85781 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 tips for reducing mud during the spring thaw http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-tips-reducing-mud-during-spring-thaw <div class="node-body blog-body">Spring weather is a welcome reprieve from the cold winter months, but the warmer temperatures also bring mud. Here are three tips for reducing mud during the spring thaw. </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-tips-reducing-mud-during-spring-thaw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-tips-reducing-mud-during-spring-thaw#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 29 Jan 2015 05:00:00 +0000 85721 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 ways mineral supplementation is key to optimal performance in beef cattle http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-mineral-supplementation-key-optimal-performance-beef-cattle <div class="node-body blog-body">Although mineral supplements are just a small part of the total diet of a beef animal, they are an important detail to get right when it comes to maximizing cattle performance. </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-ways-mineral-supplementation-key-optimal-performance-beef-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-mineral-supplementation-key-optimal-performance-beef-cattle#comments Cow-Calf BEEF Daily Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 85671 at http://beefmagazine.com Young beef producers might learn from grain farmers' pain http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/young-beef-producers-might-learn-grain-farmers-pain <div class="field-byline"> Mike Wilson for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Most analysts agree the downturn in grain commodities will someday be followed by a downturn in beef prices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/young-beef-producers-might-learn-grain-farmers-pain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/young-beef-producers-might-learn-grain-farmers-pain#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit Tue, 27 Jan 2015 19:01:00 +0000 85681 at http://beefmagazine.com Beef producers urged to prep for emergencies, animal deaths http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/beef-producers-urged-prep-emergencies-animal-deaths <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Livestock emergency plans have potential to control losses of cattle in blizzard or high heat situations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/beef-producers-urged-prep-emergencies-animal-deaths" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/beef-producers-urged-prep-emergencies-animal-deaths#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit Tue, 20 Jan 2015 21:52:00 +0000 85421 at http://beefmagazine.com What are land prices in your area? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-are-land-prices-your-area <div class="node-body blog-body">Land values will remain strong in 2015, but beware of the potential rise of interest rates in 2015.</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/what-are-land-prices-your-area" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-are-land-prices-your-area#comments Cow-Calf BEEF Daily Tue, 20 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 85371 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 tips for bull buying during the 'good times' http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/4-tips-bull-buying-during-good-times <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Considerations for buying a bull during cattle markets' high tide.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/4-tips-bull-buying-during-good-times" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/4-tips-bull-buying-during-good-times#comments Cow-Calf Tue, 20 Jan 2015 00:04:00 +0000 85381 at http://beefmagazine.com Do consumers equate cattle to pets? Plus: 4 photo galleries worth sharing http://beefmagazine.com/blog/do-consumers-equate-cattle-pets-plus-4-photo-galleries-worth-sharing <div class="node-body blog-body">A new BuzzFeed article showcasing “cute” cattle seems to have resulted in some readers vowing to never eat beef again. How should the industry respond? Plus, here are four photo galleries worth sharing that depict a more realistic picture of animal 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/do-consumers-equate-cattle-pets-plus-4-photo-galleries-worth-sharing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/do-consumers-equate-cattle-pets-plus-4-photo-galleries-worth-sharing#comments Cow-Calf Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 14 Jan 2015 11:06:00 +0000 85211 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 tips for managing cold stress in cattle this winter http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-managing-cold-stress-cattle-winter <div class="node-body blog-body">As the temperatures drop, managing for cold stress in pregnant cows is critical. Here are four tips for managing cold stress in the herd this winter. </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-managing-cold-stress-cattle-winter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-managing-cold-stress-cattle-winter#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 85021 at http://beefmagazine.com