Beef News

Fox’s MasterChef to Feature Beef. It’s What’s For Dinner.

July 18 Episode will Put Focus on Popular Beef Cuts Centennial, CO (July 12, 2019) — Thanks to an investment from the Federation of State Beef Councils, an upcoming episode of a popular Fox network food show will feature Beef Checkoff-funded Beef. It’s What’s For Dinner. As part of its biggest and toughest season yet,…

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Beef Bites

Feeling tropical? How about a twist on a favorite, give Aloha Chili a try this week! Ingredients 2 pounds ground beef 1 large onion, finely chopped 1 can (20 ounces) pineapple chunks, undrained 1 can (16 ounces) kidney beans, rinsed and drained 1 can (15-3/4 ounces) pork and beans 1 cup ketchup 1/4 cup packed…

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Including Beef in Healthy Diets is a Smart Approach to Healthy Lifestyles

Provided by: WASHINGTON (July 11, 2019) – The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA), a contractor to the Beef Checkoff, told members of the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC) in oral comments that an overwhelming body of scientific evidence shows that healthy diets including red meat, like beef, support optimal health and well-being. “Beef is…

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Iowa Beef Center to Offer BQA Transportation Trainings

BQAT certification is for all those who transport cattle.  Photo by Beth Doran. AMES, Iowa – Proper transportation can prevent bruising, improve the health status and improve meat quality of cattle delivered to harvest. Beef Quality Assurance Transportation is a new program that provides information for farmers and professional truckers who are involved with transporting…

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Do Not Let a Tick Bite Make You Allergic to Dinner

By : Tim McDermott DVM, OSU Extension Educator, Franklin County (originally published in Farm and Dairy) Livestock producers have had a lot on their plates lately. The weather including constant rain has damaged pasture as well as made timely hay making difficult. While I do not want to add to this list of worries, I…

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