Feedlots http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6627/more en FEEDER FOCUS: Micotil (tilmicosin injection) Helps To Control BRD In Cattle http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/feeder-focus-micotil-tilmicosin-injection-helps-control-brd-cattle <div class="node-body video-body">Fighting Bovine Respiratory Disease in beef cattle is a constant problem in beef production, but using an effective metaphylaxis product at the feedlot can help control BRD among cows and calves and can increase value for producers. Metaphylaxis makes sense to prevent feedyard problems before they get started, as Brad Williams, DVM, explains.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/feeder-focus-micotil-tilmicosin-injection-helps-control-brd-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Feedlots Mon, 31 Oct 2016 13:31:00 +0000 80411 at http://beefmagazine.com Conservation efforts improve sustainability & efficiency for feeder operation http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/conservation-efforts-improve-sustainability-efficiency-feeder-operation <div class="field-byline"> Erin Beck for the Natural Resources Conservation Service </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The deadline to apply for the NRCS Environmental Quality Incentives Program is fast approaching. Learn how one feeder family benefited from the NRCS grant. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/conservation-efforts-improve-sustainability-efficiency-feeder-operation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/conservation-efforts-improve-sustainability-efficiency-feeder-operation#comments Ranching Feedlots Sustainability Wed, 14 Sep 2016 22:32:00 +0000 105151 at http://beefmagazine.com Feeder Focus: Elanco’s ENOUGH Movement http://beefmagazine.com/feeder-focus/feeder-focus-elanco-s-enough-movement <div class="node-body video-body">Ryan Eichler, Senior Sales Representative for Elanco, discusses the ENOUGH movement and how producers can take ownership of their message to positively impact the U.S. beef production and global food security.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feeder-focus/feeder-focus-elanco-s-enough-movement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feeder-focus/feeder-focus-elanco-s-enough-movement#comments Feedlots Mon, 12 Sep 2016 14:23:00 +0000 105051 at http://beefmagazine.com When is a beef carcass too big? http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/when-beef-carcass-too-big <div class="field-byline"> Larry Stalcup </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Feedlots want bigger cattle. Ranchers too. But how do you avoid Yield Grade 4s?</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/when-beef-carcass-too-big" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/when-beef-carcass-too-big#comments Beef Quality Feedlots Thu, 08 Sep 2016 13:42:00 +0000 104881 at http://beefmagazine.com Feeder Focus: Ensuring ration uniformity with Elanco’s feed mixing study service http://beefmagazine.com/feeder-focus/feeder-focus-ensuring-ration-uniformity-elanco-s-feed-mixing-study-service-0 <div class="node-body video-body">A properly mixed ration ensures that each animal is provided with the optimum amount of each nutrient in its ration. </div> <div class="field-byline"> Elanco Animal Health </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feeder-focus/feeder-focus-ensuring-ration-uniformity-elanco-s-feed-mixing-study-service-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feeder-focus/feeder-focus-ensuring-ration-uniformity-elanco-s-feed-mixing-study-service-0#comments Feedlots Mon, 08 Aug 2016 19:03:00 +0000 103841 at http://beefmagazine.com Feeder Focus: Optimizing Optaflexx in beef cattle http://beefmagazine.com/feeder-focus/feeder-focus-optimizing-optaflexx-beef-cattle <div class="node-body video-body">Casey Maxwell, Ph.D. and Elanco technical consultant discusses the best practices related to optimal feeding duration and total days on feed for Elanco's Optaflexx.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feeder-focus/feeder-focus-optimizing-optaflexx-beef-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feeder-focus/feeder-focus-optimizing-optaflexx-beef-cattle#comments Feedlots Thu, 04 Aug 2016 17:09:00 +0000 103771 at http://beefmagazine.com The fed cattle market is poised to tip. Which way will it go? http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/fed-cattle-market-poised-tip-which-way-will-it-go <div class="node-body article-body">The cattle market is coiling – ready for a breakout to new price levels or potentially test new lows. Which way will it go? </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/fed-cattle-market-poised-tip-which-way-will-it-go" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/fed-cattle-market-poised-tip-which-way-will-it-go#comments Farm Operations Feedlots Marketing Thu, 04 Aug 2016 15:20:00 +0000 103741 at http://beefmagazine.com Feedyard revenue: Why it matters to you http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/feedyard-revenue-why-it-matters-you <div class="node-body article-body">Feedyard revenue eventually makes its way back into the hands of backgrounders, stockers and cow-calf operations.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/feedyard-revenue-why-it-matters-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/feedyard-revenue-why-it-matters-you#comments Feedlots Thu, 28 Jul 2016 17:38:00 +0000 103471 at http://beefmagazine.com Down in the mouth about cattle prices? Remember, prices are still historically strong http://beefmagazine.com/blog/down-mouth-about-cattle-prices-remember-prices-are-still-historically-strong <div class="node-body blog-body">In spite of general negativity about the cattle market, feeder and calf prices are still historically high.</div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/down-mouth-about-cattle-prices-remember-prices-are-still-historically-strong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/down-mouth-about-cattle-prices-remember-prices-are-still-historically-strong#comments Prices Feedlots Marketing BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 27 Jul 2016 19:56:00 +0000 103401 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Heavy feeder cattle placements bolster prices</p> Best risk strategy options for cattle producers http://beefmagazine.com/blog/best-risk-strategy-options-cattle-producers <div class="node-body blog-body">How do you manage price risk amid gut-wrenching volatility? Preserve and add value to your calf-crop. </div> <p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/best-risk-strategy-options-cattle-producers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/best-risk-strategy-options-cattle-producers#comments Ranching Farm Operations Feedlots Marketing Cattle Economics Mon, 27 Jun 2016 20:16:00 +0000 102551 at http://beefmagazine.com