Senior Editor, BEEF Magazine
Burt Rutherford is director of content and senior editor of BEEF. He has nearly 40 years’ experience communicating about the beef industry. A Colorado native and graduate of Colorado State University with a degree in agricultural journalism, he now works from his home base in Colorado. He worked as communications director for the North American Limousin Foundation and editor of the Western Livestock Journal before spending 21 years as communications director for the Texas Cattle Feeders Association. He works to keep BEEF readers informed of trends and production practices to bolster the bottom line.
Burt’s Recent activity
Strategically applying weed control has helped Star Lake Cattle Ranch improve its pastures.
The Carter Ranch near Oakwood, TX, uses genomics to attain great breed-ups in its heifers, despite record drought.