Beef News

Beefing Up Kansas and Nebraska ProStart

Courtesy of kla.org The Kansas and Nebraska beef councils recently partnered with the culinary team at NCBA to put together a two-part webinar series for ProStart instructors. ProStart is a nationwide, two-year high school curriculum that covers foodservice topics ranging from culinary techniques to management skills. It also provides real-life experience opportunities and builds practical…

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NCBA Kicks Off Campaign to Generate Dietary Guidelines Comments

NCBA this week launched a nationwide grassroots campaign to highlight the #BenefitsofBeef and is calling on cattle producers to submit public comments in support of federal dietary guidelines that recognize beef’s role in a healthy diet. The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC) last week released its Scientific Report, laying the groundwork for five years of…

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Producers Asked To Submit Comments On DGAs

Courtesy of kla.org NCBA last week launched the nationwide #BenefitsofBeef grassroots campaign and is calling on cattle producers to submit public comments in support of federal dietary guidelines that recognize beef’s role in a healthy diet. This campaign is in response to the recent report released by the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC), which lays…

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Government Dietary Guidelines Reaffirm Beef’s Important Role in a Healthy Diet

Courtesy of NCBA Beltway Beef This week NCBA thanked the members of the 2020 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC) for recognizing beef’s role in a healthy lifestyle, including the essential role of beef’s nutrients at every life stage. The DGAC released recommendations to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the U.S. Department of Health…

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KLA Sends Letter Urging USDA, HHS To Consider Health Benefits of Dairy In DGAs

Courtesy of kla.org KLA sent a letter last week to U.S. Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue and U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar expressing concerns with the draft 2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans, specifically the recommendations that seem to ignore the wide body of scientific research regarding the benefits of full-fat dairy products.…

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