The Most Important Aspects of Responsible Beef Production

As a cattle rancher, one of our main goals should always be to produce high-quality beef. Why would we want to intentionally raise an inferior product for our consumer?  And, we must produce it for a price our consumer can afford. As a cattle rancher, you have thousands of dollars invested in your cow herd… Read more »

Are Drones Important to the Future of Ranching?

Ranchers know that keeping their cattle healthy is one of their most important jobs. And it’s not easy.  More than 2.5 million cattle die every year as a direct result of health issues. However, there might be help on the way. Drones—yes, drones!—could be the solution to a problem that cattle ranchers have faced for… Read more »

What Are Your Ownership Options When Purchasing a Ranch?

Are you in the process of either purchasing an existing ranching business or starting one on your own? If so, it’s important to note there are several ways you can set your ranching business up. Think about your current needs as well as your future needs before picking the option that’s best for you. Here… Read more »

What is Beef Quality Assurance?

As a cattle rancher, it’s your responsibility to make sure you’re doing everything in your power to produce the most high quality beef possible. One way to increase your chances of doing it is by educating yourself about a nationally coordinated program called Beef Quality Assurance, or BQA. It’s a program designed to teach producers… Read more »