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Source: Beef Checkoff …that beef continues to face a significant health-image issue? While beef’s great taste is the No. 1 reason consumers eat beef, health is the No. 1 reason millennials are limiting their beef intake. But there is hope, as research indicates that these consumers’ knowledge about beef nutrition is the missing link. In…

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There’s a Cow in My Marshmallow?!

Did you know that there are hundreds of uses for cattle by-products? It’s true – cattle provide us with some of the most essential items in our day-to-day lives. By-products are used in all types of mechanical and chemical items to aid in our daily activities.  Read the entire article at: Facts About Beef

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Worried about hormones?

By: Bruce Treffer, UNL Extension Educator There are a lot of concerns and mixed messages about hormones in beef. There are a few things to keep in mind the next time you hear that beef contains too many hormones.  All multi-cellular organisms contain hormones. That’s true for animals and vegetables, but some meat production systems…

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