Beef News provides timely information about the beef industry, featured events, farm safety and animal health. Articles that have previously appeared in the Minnesota Farm Guide may also be published here.
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June 29, 2021
The key to successful drought management lies in executing your plan before the situation becomes absolutely critical.
June 24, 2021
These 10 tips for managing drought-stressed cool-season grass pastures in the Midwest can help ensure pasture longevity and maximize growth when rainfall comes.
May 12, 2021
The Drug Residue Prevention Program (DRPP) helps prevent drug residues in milk and meat and promotes antibiotic stewardship in livestock.
May 5, 2021
Extension’s cattle podcast, "The Moos Room," gets real about mental health on the farm for National Mental Health Awareness Month.
May 28, 2020
As more look for direct sources, Extension's livestock team creates charts to help consumers make sense of the buying process.
May 8, 2020
Beef and dairy farmers are finding creative solutions for their unique operations.
December 31, 2019
Maintaining storage facilities, keeping plastic free of holes and removing only the feed you need can help keep your forage drier and reduce losses over the course of the season.
December 20, 2019
Water is very important to all animals, as it is required for bodily functions like digestion and lactation. It is important that livestock get high quality water.
October 14, 2019
New regulations for cattle ID tags take effect in January 2020.
January 25, 2019
Beef cattle raised with hormone implants are an economical and sustainable option for meat eaters concerned about producing more food with fewer resources.