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Do You Want Progress Or Change In Cattle Breeding? Commented on: 5 days ago (August 22, 2014)

Good observations. Remember that for sustainable profit......you need to have a goal of profit per unit of land.......rather than profit per animal.

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Should We Meet Consumer Desires, Or Educate Them? Commented on: 1 week ago (August 15, 2014)

As the late Max Brunk said......paraphrased......

"Consumers educate producers......not the other way around"

Research Reveals Genetic Influence On Beef’s Health Profile Commented on: 4 weeks ago (July 29, 2014)

For more info on "healthfulness" of beef.......

http://rxbeef.com

U.S. MARC Releases Across-Breed EPD Figures Commented on: 8 weeks ago (July 1, 2014)

"It is dishonest to suggest, or imply, that BLUP (EPD) analysis will allow accurate genetic comparisons of all economically important traits across all environments. A trait such as fertility is...

Beef Up Your Competitive Position For Leaner Times Ahead Commented on: 11 weeks ago (June 7, 2014)

All well and good..........but the unspoken tragedy is that the vast majority in the beef industry equate marbling with a great eating experience........while consumers link many other factors.

What Is The Future Of Genetic Evaluation? Commented on: 14 weeks ago (May 21, 2014)

The REAL future for genetic progress does NOT lie in the fantasy manipulated numbers championed by the American Angus Association. Real world genetic progress will come from "manure on their...

Whose Definition Of Sustainability Should We Abide By? Commented on: 16 weeks ago (May 2, 2014)

While at one time the words "sustainable" and "sustainability" had real meaning. Now those words have been hijacked and their meaning abused until now the only true meaning when those words are...

Competing Visions Challenge American Angus Association Commented on: 18 weeks ago (April 18, 2014)

"It is dishonest to suggest, or imply, that BLUP (EPD) analysis will allow accurate genetic comparisons of all economically important traits across all environments. A trait such as fertility is...

The Bearish Math On The Beef Industry Doesn’t Add Up Commented on: 24 weeks ago (March 7, 2014)

Sorry……but this statement is WRONG………just wrong…..

"From a biologic efficiency standpoint, the data is clear that there is very little difference in biological efficiency between today’s 1,...

Five Consultants Prognosticate The Future Of The Cattle Business Commented on: 24 weeks ago (March 7, 2014)

So WHY do these consultants have a better idea about the future of beef production…..than the rest of us?

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