World economic woes hit home

World economic woes hit home

World economic woes hit homeSoft grain trade, cattle to follow by Miranda Reiman If you don’t believe the global factors affecting the U.S. cattle market are numerous and complicated, you probably haven’t heard Dan Basse, president of Ag Resource Company, give an...
World economic woes hit home

Proceed with caution

Proceed with cautionFeeding Quality Forum presenters prep cattlemen for curves ahead by Miranda Reiman In a cyclical business, when you’re riding the good times, it probably means you’re not far from the bad ones.So it is with the cattle business, said Dan Basse,...
Care and data, before and after

Care and data, before and after

Care and data, before and afterFeedyard cowboys, office managers and data collectors carry the torch by Miranda Reiman Moving your cattle along to meet the goals of everyone in the beef supply chain takes focus on the data-backed decisions to add and capture value....
From research to real life

From research to real life

From research to real lifeScientists and technicians help cattlemen improve by Miranda Reiman Modified-live vaccines. The flat iron steak. Timed breeding protocols. Without beef researchers, farmers and ranchers across the country wouldn’t have all the products and...
Precondition for performance, quality, cash

Precondition for performance, quality, cash

Precondition for performance, quality, cash By Miranda Reiman It’s been talked about for 60 years. It’s better for animals, preferred by most cattle feeders and could provide a 169% return on investment.        “2014 was the biggest ‘no brainer’ year in history to...