Seedstock http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6631/more en Bored while heat detecting? Check out these 5 resources for breeding success http://beefmagazine.com/blog/bored-while-heat-detecting-check-out-these-5-resources-breeding-success <div class="node-body blog-body">Whether you love it or loathe it, heat detecting is an important part of getting cows and replacement heifers bred. Here are five great reads on the topic of heat detecting to check out while you watch for cycling females. </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/bored-while-heat-detecting-check-out-these-5-resources-breeding-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/bored-while-heat-detecting-check-out-these-5-resources-breeding-success#comments Seedstock Cow-Calf Business Health Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 06 May 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88951 at http://beefmagazine.com Why I disagree with Temple Grandin on reteaching predator instincts in cattle http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-i-disagree-temple-grandin-reteaching-predator-instincts-cattle <div class="node-body blog-body">Temple Grandin recently generated some controversy over her comments that ranchers need to reteach their herds to have better protective instincts against predators. Here’s why I believe “re-wilding” cattle is a bad idea and docility should be a top priority for today’s cattle producers. </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/why-i-disagree-temple-grandin-reteaching-predator-instincts-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-i-disagree-temple-grandin-reteaching-predator-instincts-cattle#comments Cattle Handling Seedstock Animal Welfare Cow-Calf Ranch Management Beef Quality Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 29 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88841 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 tips for dry-lotting beef cattle http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-dry-lotting-beef-cattle <div class="node-body blog-body">Concerned about having enough forages to get through the 2015 summer grazing season? Many producers are considering semi-confinement, or “intensification,” for their herds. Here are four tips for successfully dry-lotting beef cattle. </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/4-tips-dry-lotting-beef-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-dry-lotting-beef-cattle#comments Cattle Feeding Systems Seedstock Cow-Calf Business Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 28 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88821 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 questions ranch families should ask before adding the next generation to the business http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-questions-ranch-families-should-ask-adding-next-generation-business <div class="node-body blog-body">Ranching is a family business, but it isn’t always easy being in business with multiple generations and in-laws. Here are five questions ranching families should ask before inviting another generation into the business. </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-questions-ranch-families-should-ask-adding-next-generation-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-questions-ranch-families-should-ask-adding-next-generation-business#comments Seedstock Cow-Calf Ranch Management Beef Quality People Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 24 Mar 2015 10:00:00 +0000 87721 at http://beefmagazine.com Cattle show honors fallen cattlemen, reminds us to appreciate life http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cattle-show-honors-fallen-cattlemen-reminds-us-appreciate-life <div class="node-body blog-body">A recent collegiate cattle show was more than just fluffy cattle and banners. The jackpot show held at South Dakota State University honored five fallen industry leaders and offered scholarships to area youth. </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/cattle-show-honors-fallen-cattlemen-reminds-us-appreciate-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cattle-show-honors-fallen-cattlemen-reminds-us-appreciate-life#comments Seedstock Cow-Calf People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 03 Mar 2015 11:00:00 +0000 86921 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 important genetic principles you should remember http://beefmagazine.com/seedstock/4-important-genetic-principles-you-should-remember <div class="field-byline"> Commentary by R. P. “Doc” Cooke for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Forty years of observation and participation tells me the price for genetic miscalculations is slow extinction.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/seedstock/4-important-genetic-principles-you-should-remember" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/seedstock/4-important-genetic-principles-you-should-remember#comments Seedstock Wed, 18 Feb 2015 00:05:00 +0000 86481 at http://beefmagazine.com Angus convention to explore impact of genomics http://beefmagazine.com/seedstock/angus-convention-explore-impact-genomics <div class="field-deck"> International genomics symposium will update cattle producers on advancements in technology </div> <div class="node-body article-body">International genomics symposium will update cattle producers on advancements in technology</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/seedstock/angus-convention-explore-impact-genomics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/seedstock/angus-convention-explore-impact-genomics#comments Seedstock Tips For Profit Tue, 10 Feb 2015 17:42:00 +0000 86231 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Angus catttle on pasture</p> BEEF Seedstock 100 shows how genetics providers help their customers compete http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-seedstock-100-shows-how-genetics-providers-help-their-customers-compete <div class="node-body blog-body">Seedstock producers are capturing more objective data than ever before in the name of building genetics with increasing levels of predictability. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/cattle-economics">Cattle Economics</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-seedstock-100-shows-how-genetics-providers-help-their-customers-compete" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-seedstock-100-shows-how-genetics-providers-help-their-customers-compete#comments Seedstock Seedstock 100 Cattle Economics Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:09:00 +0000 85791 at http://beefmagazine.com App enhances cattle producers’ trip to the San Antonio convention http://beefmagazine.com/seedstock/app-enhances-cattle-producers-trip-san-antonio-convention <div class="node-body article-body">Cattlemen headed to the Cattle Industry Convention in San Antonio, Feb. 4-7 can power up their smart phones with an app designed just for them.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/seedstock/app-enhances-cattle-producers-trip-san-antonio-convention" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/seedstock/app-enhances-cattle-producers-trip-san-antonio-convention#comments Seedstock Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:05:00 +0000 85461 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 benefits of the seedstock business; plus: top 100 seedstock producers listed http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-benefits-seedstock-business-plus-top-100-seedstock-producers-listed <div class="node-body blog-body">There are many reasons to love raising purebred cattle; here are four. Plus, check out the who’s who in the seedstock business, with a listing of the top 100 breeders in the U.S. </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/4-benefits-seedstock-business-plus-top-100-seedstock-producers-listed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-benefits-seedstock-business-plus-top-100-seedstock-producers-listed#comments Seedstock Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 21 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 85401 at http://beefmagazine.com