|June 2010 Issue||
Health-Monitoring Software for Cattle You already know that detailed record keeping is an integral part of keeping your cattle operation successful. But how do you decide what record keeping system will work for your specific operation? The experts, at Livestock Managers Software, give us a look at things to consider before purchasing.
Green Solutions Photovlotaics Have you ever thought about using solar energy on the ranch? Mark Fuqua with Advanced Power, Inc. and Robison Solar Systems explains how and why photovoltaics use has become a choice for many ranchers.
|May 2010 Issue|
|April 2010 Issue||
Herd Health: Growing Cattle on Pasture In the current economic climate there are several producers that are trying to scale back on some of the costs associated with production. Dr. Bryan McMurry shows us how it is possible to, cut a little off the top and raise your cattle in the pasture and have a healthy bred.
Green Solutions: Ethanol Impact on Feed Prices The RFA fills in many questions about how the process of making ethanol is done and how it affects the feed market. Learn what parts of the process also work to benefit parts of the feeding process.
|March 2010 Issue||
Herd Health Filling in the Gaps Since the perfect forage doesn’t exist, read what Dr. Bryan McMurry and our friends at Cargill have to say about making it at least as perfect as we can.
Green Solutions Grass Fed Beef Are there health benefits to eating meat from Grass Fed Beef? Yes, but what are they really?
Next Generation Choosing the Right Vet Finding yourself in the need for a new veterinarian can be a worrisome predicament, especially for those of use who are very happy with the one we have or at least had. The first step is figuring out what your specific needs are.
Shoot-n-the Bull Next issue topics and press releases.
|February 2010 Issue||
Herd Health So you Want to be a Vet Learn from a former educator what it takes to be a vet, where the top vets schools are, and where the nation’s shortages are. Decide if this career is right for you.
Green Solutions Feed Additives Discover the intricate combinations to keep your heard healthy. Learn the nutritional management of feeding the herd to ensure your herds health and growth.
Next Generation The Future of Agricultural Education Higher Education is a must for anyone continuing into the producer business. Learn what is essential when continuing your education.
|January 2010 Issue||
|December 2009 Issue||
Future of the Cattle Industry Changes are happening everywhere, will the future of the cattle industry be changing as well?
|November 2009 Issue||
That Shrinking Feeling: With urban developments expanding, find out if you have to give up the farm so that the housing developments can build.
Farm Safety: Explore ways to help a cattle’s anxiety and ultimately your safety on the farm!
Cattle Equipment Review Farm Safety Systems: Plug n’ play options for securing your farm.
Cattle Equipment News: Tools and equipment for today’s cattlemen.
|October 2009 Issue|
|September 2009 Issue||This issues stories are: Foreign Investment in U.S. Beef Packing; Foreign investors are aggressively pursuing U.S. beef packing companies. Find out what effects these purchases are having on the industry. Winter Nutrition: Feed is the single highest production expense for most beef operations. Read about what steps should be taken to ensure that your herd’s winter nutritional needs will be met at the lowest possible cost. Electronic ID Review. American Cattlemen Product Preview Tools and equipment for today’s cattlemen.|