Previous Issues

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.
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.