This article begins a new series that focuses on individual topics related to beef cattle production with explanations about how they work or how they influence the decisions beef cattle producers make. The series will
Are your employees Beef Quality Assurance (BQA animal care and handling) certified? How are you ensuring an adequate supply of water for your cattle? Do you have a grazing land management plan in place?
Winter feed bills are one of the largest expenses of a livestock operation, but winter feed costs can be reduced with some action now, said Dr. David Fernandez, Cooperative Extension Program livestock specialist at the
The 2015 Range Beef Cow Symposium takes place November 16 to 19, in Loveland, Colorado. This semi-annual educational event for cow-calf producers is sponsored by the animal science departments at Colorado State Universi
International trade continues to be a drag on the U.S. beef market as the strong dollar and high U.S. beef prices make the U.S. an attractive market to sell into, but a less appealing place to buy from.
Applications are now being accepted for the 2016 Cattle Industry Convention and National Cattlemen's Beef Association Trade Show internships. If you are a college junior or above and are interested in being a part of th
U.S. cattle producers are responding to recent record-high prices by expanding their herds, but Americans' appetite for beef will play a crucial role in how the larger supply will play out for the producer's bottom line
Economic headwinds continued to slow U.S. pork and beef exports in July, according to data released by USDA and compiled by the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF). July pork exports totaled 166,604 metric tons (mt), do
The end of summer is near and there's no better time to satisfy your summer grill cravings than with a Labor Day cookout! Try out some delicious burger recipes to make your long weekend a little more perfect.
Prices outside the Northeast are fairly flat. The hot summer weather continues for most of the nation. Temperatures increased throughout the report week in the central and eastern parts of the country, although on the W