My View From The Country

Organic Beef Sales Continue To Explode

A Nutrition Business Journal survey conducted for the Organic Trade Association (OTA) found organic meat sales grew 55% in 2005. Organic sales reached the $14-billion sales mark and now represent 2.5% of all retail food sales. OTA estimates sales will reach $16 billion in 2006. -- Troy Marshall

What's My View From The Country?

As a fulltime rancher, opinion contributor Troy Marshall brings a unique perspective on how consumer and political trends affect livestock production.

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Troy Marshall

Troy Marshall is a multi-generational rancher who grew up in Wheatland, WY, and obtained an Equine Science/Animal Science degree from Colorado State University where he competed on both the livestock...

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