Previous Issues

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.  

 

American Cattlemen January 2010 Issue January 2010 Issue

Herd Health
So Who Takes Care Of The Calf? Taking steps to take care of the cow ultimately is the best situation for taking care of the calf.
Green Solutions
Second Annual Project Liberty. Learn what new ideas POET is harnessing for cellulosic ethanol production. Could this be the future for a greener fuel alternative.
Next Generation Cattlemen
Find out what oppertunities are out there and where you might look to find more. The perfect opportunity for on the job training.
Departments
Shoot-N-The Bull
 

December 2009 Issue

Future of the Cattle Industry Changes are happening everywhere, will the future of the cattle industry be changing as well?
Continuing Your Education There are lots of ways to broaden your knowledge; here are a few we think you may be interested in.
Product Review Cattle Management Software New products make it easy for you to find, store and search information.

American Cattlemen November 2009- Beef Cattle Magazine 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 October 2009 Issue

Take Care of the Land and It Will Take Care of You

A Small Cattle Farmer

American Cattlemen Product Review

American Cattlemen Product Preview

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.
August 2009 Issue This issues stories are: It’s All About Quality; Find out how a city girl from West Palm Beach, FL, who attended Dartmouth College on a swimming scholarship and majored in psychology ended up a feed yard manger and the first recipient of the National Beef Quality Assurance Award sponsored by the national Cattlemen’s Beef Association. Selecting a Feedlot Site; Regulatory requirements increasingly dictate feedlot site selection. See how the Department of Agriculture in your state can help you in the selection of your next feedlot site. American Cattlemen Product Preview Tools and equipment for today’s Cattlemen.
July 2009 Issue The American Cattlemen: is a magazine with products and services for American Cattlemen. This issues stories are: Trucker's Tale: Reduce stress through humane cattle handle; Why so many cattle truckers are attending cattle handling and transportation training. Can Commercial Cattlemen Make Al Pay; Artificial insemination may be easier and more efficient than most cattle producers realize. Product Review; Powerful tractor. Product Preview; Tools and equipment for today's Cattlemen.
June 2009 Issue The American Cattlemen: is a magazine with products and services for American Cattlemen. This issues stories are: Profile of a Cattleman; Discover how someone who didn't grow up on a farm and worked as a Civil Engineer for 41 years becomes president of the National Cattleman's Beef Association. Cost challenges to Cow-calf Producers; Find out what some of the beef cattle industry experts are predicting for income and cost in the second half of 2009. Grass Finished Beef; Read how two producers, on century farms, made the switch back to grass-fed cattle.