Feedlots http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6627/more en Will volatility smooth out as the 2016 cattle market comes into focus? http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/will-volatility-smooth-out-2016-cattle-market-comes-focus <div class="node-body article-body">2016 is shaping up to be a very different year compared with 2014 or 2015. Will market volatility smooth out as leverage shifts from seller to buyer?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/will-volatility-smooth-out-2016-cattle-market-comes-focus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-management/will-volatility-smooth-out-2016-cattle-market-comes-focus#comments Ranch Management Feedlots Cattle Markets Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:21:00 +0000 97991 at http://beefmagazine.com Volatility abounds in fed and feeder steer prices http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/volatility-abounds-fed-and-feeder-steer-prices <div class="node-body article-body">Recent market volatility makes the decision to buy or sell cattle a real gut-wrencher. Here’s a look at how price swings have affected the fed and feeder cattle market. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/volatility-abounds-fed-and-feeder-steer-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/volatility-abounds-fed-and-feeder-steer-prices#comments Cattle Prices Feedlots Cattle Markets Industry At A Glance Thu, 21 Jan 2016 15:12:00 +0000 97351 at http://beefmagazine.com Feedyard revenue reverses direction in 2015 http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/feedyard-revenue-reverses-direction-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Total feedyard revenue started strong in 2015, then unraveled in the second half of the year. How bad was it?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/feedyard-revenue-reverses-direction-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/feedyard-revenue-reverses-direction-2015#comments Feedlots Cattle Markets Industry At A Glance Thu, 14 Jan 2016 14:31:00 +0000 97221 at http://beefmagazine.com Tips to improve feed bunk efficiency http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/tips-improve-feed-bunk-efficiency <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Iowa State's Feed Bunk Management fact sheet can help improve efficiency, ease tight margins.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/tips-improve-feed-bunk-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/tips-improve-feed-bunk-efficiency#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Cow-Calf Feedlots Nutrition Tips For Profit Wed, 30 Dec 2015 20:20:00 +0000 96821 at http://beefmagazine.com Are feedyards paying it forward or paying it back? http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/are-feedyards-paying-it-forward-or-paying-it-back <div class="node-body article-body">Feedyard losses in 2015 continue to outpace the relative difference in replacement feeder cattle costs for future closeouts. Will that change in 2016?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/are-feedyards-paying-it-forward-or-paying-it-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/are-feedyards-paying-it-forward-or-paying-it-back#comments Feedlots Business Tips For Profit Tue, 22 Dec 2015 15:26:00 +0000 96521 at http://beefmagazine.com Beta agonists wrongly blamed for fatigued cattle syndrome http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/beta-agonists-wrongly-blamed-fatigued-cattle-syndrome <div class="node-body article-body">Research shows that beta agonists have no effect on fatigued cattle syndrome. What, then, are the causes? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/beta-agonists-wrongly-blamed-fatigued-cattle-syndrome" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/feedlots/beta-agonists-wrongly-blamed-fatigued-cattle-syndrome#comments Feedlots Health Thu, 17 Dec 2015 16:29:00 +0000 96321 at http://beefmagazine.com Do trends in the cattle crush foretell the future for feeder cattle prices? http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/do-trends-cattle-crush-foretell-future-feeder-cattle-prices <div class="node-body article-body">A large cattle crush is good news. What does the trend line foretell?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/do-trends-cattle-crush-foretell-future-feeder-cattle-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/do-trends-cattle-crush-foretell-future-feeder-cattle-prices#comments Feedlots Business Cattle Markets Industry At A Glance Thu, 03 Dec 2015 16:58:00 +0000 95891 at http://beefmagazine.com Heavyweight cattle persist but show glimmers of improvement http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/heavyweight-cattle-persist-show-glimmers-improvement <div class="node-body article-body">Although year-to-year feedlot placements continue to be less, placements of cattle weighing more than 800 pounds continue to increase. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/heavyweight-cattle-persist-show-glimmers-improvement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-markets/heavyweight-cattle-persist-show-glimmers-improvement#comments Cattle Market Weekly Feedlots Sectors Cattle Markets Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:45:00 +0000 95701 at http://beefmagazine.com Heavier placement weights alter fed cattle marketings http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/heavier-placement-weights-alter-fed-cattle-marketings <div class="node-body article-body">The trend to heavy in, heavy out in feedyard placements and marketings continues unabated. Will economic signals continue to reinforce that strategy?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/heavier-placement-weights-alter-fed-cattle-marketings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-marketing/heavier-placement-weights-alter-fed-cattle-marketings#comments Cattle Marketing Feedlots Cattle Markets Industry At A Glance Thu, 19 Nov 2015 14:46:00 +0000 95471 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 tips for managing feed intake in calves http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-tips-managing-feed-intake-calves <div class="node-body blog-body">Simple bunk management can solve many common problems when feeding calves. Here are five strategies for better feed intake management. </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-managing-feed-intake-calves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-tips-managing-feed-intake-calves#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Cow-Calf Ranch Management Feedlots Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 16 Nov 2015 11:00:00 +0000 95371 at http://beefmagazine.com