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Beef Cattle and Meat Production

Beef Cattle and Cattle Production

ARS Research Laboratories.
USDA. Agricultural Research Service.
Illustrates research on beef cattle from Agricultural Research Service laboratories across the United States.

Cattle and Beef: Overview
USDA. Economic Research Service.
Captures monthly reports on the market outlook of the cattle and beef industry, provides datasets on current trade indicators, retail, wholesale, and farm values for beef, and analyzes the beef industry.

Production and Inspection Fact Sheets
USDA. Economic Research Service.
Contributes factsheets on humane slaughter, bovine diseases, and bovine humane handling.

The Diverse Structure and Organization of U.S. Beef Cow-Calf Farms
USDA. Economic Research Service.
Examines the structure, costs, and characteristics of beef cow-calf producers. Includes information on small producers.

Beef Cattle
Kansas State University Libraries
Provides information on breeding, behavior, health, management, and equipment. Includes links to further education and topic pages on mad cow disease and foot and mouth disease.

Beef Cattle Production: UNL Beef
University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Assembles learning modules, Nebraska Beef reports, articles on cattle production, and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln BeefWatch Newsletter.

Clemson University Cooperative Extension.
Collects links to extension materials on beef cattle breeding, genetics, reproduction, body condition scoring, pastures and forages, health, management, and handling facilities.

Beef Team
Ohio State University Extension.
Produces full-text articles, videos, and links on management, nutrition, health, and facilities for beef cattle.

Beef USA
National Cattlemen's Beef Association.
Captures the news and publications of the National Cattlemen's Beef Association.