Feedlots http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6627/more en Cargill to study improvements for beef feedyard sustainability http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/cargill-study-improvements-beef-feedyard-sustainability <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company to partner with consultants to create verified beef chain sustainability assessment program. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/cargill-study-improvements-beef-feedyard-sustainability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/cargill-study-improvements-beef-feedyard-sustainability#comments Feedlots Tips For Profit Sun, 07 Dec 2014 23:16:00 +0000 83081 at http://beefmagazine.com Nothing about the U.S. cattle market should surprise us any more http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/nothing-about-us-cattle-market-should-surprise-us-any-more <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. fed cattle market has been nothing short of incredible this year. But that doesn’t mean feedyard margin concerns have been alleviated.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/nothing-about-us-cattle-market-should-surprise-us-any-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/nothing-about-us-cattle-market-should-surprise-us-any-more#comments Feedlots Business Cattle Markets Tips For Profit Thu, 04 Dec 2014 14:34:00 +0000 82941 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry at a glance: Heifer population in feedyards is slowly declining http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/industry-glance-heifer-population-feedyards-slowly-declining <div class="node-body article-body">All indications are that heifer sales off the ranch are declining – albeit slowly and carefully. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/industry-glance-heifer-population-feedyards-slowly-declining" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/industry-glance-heifer-population-feedyards-slowly-declining#comments Feedlots Industry At A Glance Thu, 04 Dec 2014 14:34:00 +0000 82951 at http://beefmagazine.com USDA Cattle on Feed Report Shows Inventory Up 48,000 http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/usda-cattle-feed-report-shows-inventory-48000 <div class="field-byline"> John Otte for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">USDA Cattle on Feed Report: Despite higher slaughter weights, beef supply will stay tight.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/usda-cattle-feed-report-shows-inventory-48000" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/usda-cattle-feed-report-shows-inventory-48000#comments Feedlots Tips For Profit Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:44:00 +0000 82611 at http://beefmagazine.com Will Your Calves Perform Well In The Feedlot? http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/will-your-calves-perform-well-feedlot <div class="field-byline"> Curt Arens for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Consultant says to strive for a three-dimensional cow-calf herd.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/will-your-calves-perform-well-feedlot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/will-your-calves-perform-well-feedlot#comments Feedlots Sun, 23 Nov 2014 23:56:00 +0000 82511 at http://beefmagazine.com Feedlot Placements Down 1% http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/feedlot-placements-down-1 <div class="node-body article-body">Cattle on feed Nov. 1 was about even with last year, but still about 6% less than the five-year average. Placements in October were 1% less and marketings were 8% less.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/feedlot-placements-down-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-prices/feedlot-placements-down-1#comments Cattle Prices Feedlots Gold Sat, 22 Nov 2014 02:16:00 +0000 82471 at http://beefmagazine.com Merck Offers Zilmax Progress Report; Announces New Label Approval http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/merck-offers-zilmax-progress-report-announces-new-label-approval <div class="node-body article-body">Merck Animal Health provides a progress report on Zilmax safety studies, and announces a new FDA-approved label for “component feeding” of the beta agonist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/merck-offers-zilmax-progress-report-announces-new-label-approval" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/merck-offers-zilmax-progress-report-announces-new-label-approval#comments Animal Welfare Beef Quality Feedlots Wed, 05 Nov 2014 21:11:00 +0000 81831 at http://beefmagazine.com burt rutherford, feedlot cattle Merck Releases Zilmax Progress Report; Announces New Label Approval http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/merck-releases-zilmax-progress-report-announces-new-label-approval <div class="field-byline"> Merck Animal Health </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Merck Animal Health is announcing significant progress in the implementation of its <a href="http://www.merck-animal-health-usa.com/news/2013-8-13.aspx" target="_blank">Zilmax Five-Step Plan</a>. With insights from the company&rsquo;s advisory board, an extensive assessment and analysis of existing, as well as new, product data, was conducted. Additionally, Merck Animal Health obtained the input of industry experts, business partners and customers about the product and its use.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/merck-releases-zilmax-progress-report-announces-new-label-approval" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/merck-releases-zilmax-progress-report-announces-new-label-approval#comments Animal Welfare Beef Quality Cattle Marketing Feedlots Wed, 05 Nov 2014 18:19:00 +0000 81811 at http://beefmagazine.com Meet Anne Burkholder, 2014 BEEF Trailblazer Award Winner http://beefmagazine.com/people/meet-anne-burkholder-2014-beef-trailblazer-award-winner <div class="node-body gallery-body">Anne Burkholder is a Florida city kid who now owns and operates a Nebraska feedyard and is one of the beef industry's leading advocates to consumers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/people/meet-anne-burkholder-2014-beef-trailblazer-award-winner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/people/meet-anne-burkholder-2014-beef-trailblazer-award-winner#comments Animal Welfare Feedlots People Tue, 04 Nov 2014 04:09:00 +0000 81771 at http://beefmagazine.com Research Suggests Successful Weaning Results In Higher Quality Carcasses http://beefmagazine.com/weaning/research-suggests-successful-weaning-results-higher-quality-carcasses <div class="field-byline"> By Nicole Lane, Industry Information Intern, Certified Angus Beef </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Marbling matters as weaning time approaches and immediately following.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/weaning/research-suggests-successful-weaning-results-higher-quality-carcasses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/weaning/research-suggests-successful-weaning-results-higher-quality-carcasses#comments BEEF Vet Weaning Feedlots Mon, 03 Nov 2014 11:00:00 +0000 81451 at http://beefmagazine.com