Feedlots http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6627/more en 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 4 ag reads to kick off your Monday morning http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-ag-reads-kick-your-monday-morning <div class="node-body blog-body">From defending feedlots, to taking on Chipotle, to 4-H parents tackling county fair week and keeping kids busy on the ranch during summer, here are 4 agricultural reads worth reading this morning. </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-ag-reads-kick-your-monday-morning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-ag-reads-kick-your-monday-morning#comments Feedlots Beef Demand People Retail Business Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 20 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91381 at http://beefmagazine.com Packers in the black as cattle feeders struggle http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/packers-black-cattle-feeders-struggle <div class="node-body article-body">Early this summer, it appeared the fed cattle market was set up to be a repeat of 2014. Then June came along and reality set in</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/packers-black-cattle-feeders-struggle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/packers-black-cattle-feeders-struggle#comments Cattle Marketing Feedlots Retail Thu, 09 Jul 2015 14:54:00 +0000 91071 at http://beefmagazine.com Study aims to keep salmonella out of food http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/study-aims-keep-salmonella-out-food <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A feedlot study hopes to help keep salmonella out of food. Researchers are examining why cattle from some feedlots test positive for salmonella and others test negative.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/study-aims-keep-salmonella-out-food" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/study-aims-keep-salmonella-out-food#comments Beef Quality Feedlots Retail Beef Safety Wed, 08 Jul 2015 00:06:00 +0000 91031 at http://beefmagazine.com Feedyard losses: How bad is it? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/feedyard-losses-how-bad-it <div class="node-body blog-body">While the last 18 months have been one of the great bull markets in history for cow-calf producers, feedyards have not enjoyed quite the same euphoria. As feedyard losses mount, how will that affect prices when the fall run hits?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/my-view-country"> My View From The Country</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/feedyard-losses-how-bad-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/feedyard-losses-how-bad-it#comments Feedlots Cattle Markets My View From The Country Thu, 11 Jun 2015 14:07:00 +0000 90281 at http://beefmagazine.com April fed cattle market not for the weak-hearted http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/april-fed-cattle-market-not-weak-hearted <div class="node-body article-body">Have we seen the highs for the year in the fed cattle market? If we have, what does that mean for calf and feeder cattle prices as 2015 nears the halfway mark?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/april-fed-cattle-market-not-weak-hearted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/april-fed-cattle-market-not-weak-hearted#comments Feedlots Cattle Markets Tips For Profit Thu, 07 May 2015 15:02:00 +0000 89021 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: Will volatility continue with fed cattle basis? http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/industry-glance-will-volatility-continue-fed-cattle-basis <div class="node-body article-body">Market volatility in fed cattle prices has made basis swings occur more quickly and more unexpectedly. Will that level out or will volatility continue to rule the day?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/industry-glance-will-volatility-continue-fed-cattle-basis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/industry-glance-will-volatility-continue-fed-cattle-basis#comments Cattle Prices Cattle Marketing Feedlots Industry At A Glance Tips For Profit Thu, 07 May 2015 14:55:00 +0000 89011 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: Placement weight trends indicate feedyards are feeding longer http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/industry-glance-placement-weight-trends-indicate-feedyards-are-feeding-longer <div class="node-body article-body">It appears cattle feeders are more focused on feeding cattle longer and to heavier weights to avoid turnover risk and maintain occupancy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/industry-glance-placement-weight-trends-indicate-feedyards-are-feeding-longer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/industry-glance-placement-weight-trends-indicate-feedyards-are-feeding-longer#comments Feedlots Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:33:00 +0000 88801 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: Heavier cattle weights changing feeders’ breakeven assumptions http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/industry-glance-heavier-cattle-weights-changing-feeders-breakeven-assumptions <div class="node-body article-body">How will heavier finish weights influence the feeder cattle market? Market analyst Nevil Speer dives deeper into the breakeven outlook.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/industry-glance-heavier-cattle-weights-changing-feeders-breakeven-assumptions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/industry-glance-heavier-cattle-weights-changing-feeders-breakeven-assumptions#comments Feedlots Cattle Markets Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:52:00 +0000 88621 at http://beefmagazine.com Industry At A Glance: How much higher will slaughter weights go? http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/industry-glance-how-much-higher-will-slaughter-weights-go <div class="node-body article-body">Slaughter weights through March 2015 averaged just over 1,360 pounds. How heavier will slaughter weights go before they begin to plateau? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/industry-glance-how-much-higher-will-slaughter-weights-go" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/industry-glance-how-much-higher-will-slaughter-weights-go#comments Cattle Marketing Feedlots Industry At A Glance Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:48:00 +0000 88501 at http://beefmagazine.com