Previous Issues

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.
May 2009 Issue The American Cattlemen: is a magazine with products and services for American Cattlemen. This issues main stories are: New Alternatives-Manure Management, Meggie Foster takes a look at Vegetative Treatment Systems as an environmentally friendly alternative to traditional manure management on the farm and ranch. With farms and ranches across the country bordering local waterways, a big worry comes in the form of manure runoff. One of the new alternatives to impoundments and holding ponds is vegetative treatment systems. The Cattlemen Review, Scale Equipment. Cattlemen Product Preview, Are Tools and equipment for today's Cattlemen.
April 2009 Issue The American Cattlemen: is a magazine with products and services for American Cattlemen. This issues main stories are: On the cover Kevin and Lydia Yon, along with their three children, run a Angus purebred operation and are the 2009 recipients of the National Cattlemen's Beef Association's National Environmental Stewardship Award. Conservation...Family Style; Kevin and Lydia Yon, along with their three children are the recipients of the National Cattlemen's National Environmental Stewardship Award. They share their journey from college to the present and how keeping the importance of conservation in their forethoughts have helped them through the rough times. American Cattlemen Product Preview: Tools and equipment for today's Cattlemen.
March 2009 Issue The American Cattlemen: is a magazine with products and services for American Cattlemen. This issues main stories are: On the Cover, David and Diane Petty discuss environmental stewardship and sustainability at their Iowa River Ranch, Black Angus beef cattle. Petty Operation Reaps Benefits of Environmental Stewardship and Sustainability. First Generation cattle producers, David and Diane Petty share their story of Environmental stewardship and their Iowa River Ranch’s journey to sustainability. Environmental Regulations: The newest legislation governing beef producers focuses on ammonia and hydrogen sulfide emissions from feedlots with 1,000 or more head in confinement. American Cattlemen Product Review: Insect Control.
February 2009 Issue The American Cattlemen is a magazine with products and services for American Cattlemen. This issues main stories are: Cattle Breeding and Reproduction, How modern breeding techniques and EDP's are helping producers to increase profitability within their herds. Fat supplementation at the right time helps breeders to ensure optimum body condition and breeding success. Heat Detection Aids are in the review and American Cattlemen product Preview, tools and equipment for today's Cattlemen.
January 2009 Issue The American Cattlemen is a magazine with products and services for American Cattlemen. This issues main stories are: A New Day in the Sun, Tools of the trade, one of the most efficient tools used by successful cattle producers is participation in the country's largest and oldest cattle industry convention. Come represent your interests and increase your profit opportunities in Phoenix. 2009 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show Phoenix, AZ January 28-31. NCBA Show, Things to do in Phoenix, 2009 Cattle Industry Convention Offers "Fun In the Sun." It doesn't get much better than when you can mix a little bit of work and a little bit of fun.- all in the sun! The 2009 Cattle Industry Annual Convention and NCBA Show scheduled for Phoenix, AZ, January 28-31, 2009 offers just that.
December Issue 2008 The American Cattlemen is a magazine with products and services for American Cattlemen. In this issue the main stories are: Trying to Stay Ahead of Change, The Wagon Wheel Ranch. When the ranch has been in the family since the late 1800's you don't just wait for changes in the industry, you take the bull by the horns and steer towards progress. Organic beef... It's a Growing Market, A growing number of consumers are willing to pay a premium for organic food, and producers of organic beef are beginning to see the rewards. Solar Power Fence Energizer Review. Animal containment is a big issue for cattlemen everywhere. Making the change to solar is cost efficient and easy. This review will get you thinking.