Our mission is to provide feeders with the information they need to operate profitably today, to stimulate their vision of tomorrow and to energize them for action so they can shape their futures.

Our goal is to bring our readers industry news in a creative and original way. Don’t miss advertising in a single issue because our readers read every one, cover to cover. Each issue will include in-depth stories on current events and cattlemen, along with columns from management consultant Jim Whitt, humorist Baxter Black and other regular columnists.

For advertising information, please read our Media Guide.  Click to view or download the current Calf News Media Guide.

Calf Deadlines

Issue Ad Close Published
Dec./Jan. Nov. 1 Nov. 15
Feb./Mar. Jan. 1 Jan. 15
April/May March 1 March 15
June/July May 1 May 15
Aug./Sept. July 1 July 15
Oct./Nov. Sept. 1 Sept. 15

2018 Editorial Calendar

December/January  >  From Grass to Plate

     Highlighting each segment of the beef community (cow-calf, stocker, feeder, packer).

  • Bonus distribution at 2018 Cattle Industry Convention & NCBA Trade Show

February/March  >  Facing the Future 

     Keeping the kids on the farm, educating and retaining our work force, retirement and estate planning.

April/May  >  By Association

     Cattle Industry Convention recap. How industry associations represent and benefit us.

June/July  >  The Art of Selling 

     From the sale barn to the feedyard to the grocery store, how do we market our product?

August/September  >  In Search of Security 

     A close look at financial security, facility security and product safety.

October/November   >  What’s New? 

     New advantages in research and development nutrition, health, genetics and equipment.

  • Bonus distribution at Kansas Livestock Association Convention and Nebraska Cattlemen’s Convention.

*Each issue will feature a profile on a feedyard and/or cattle producer.