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Mar 09, 2015

Cattlemen promote beef, raise money to supply food banks with protein

South Dakota cattlemen to host a June 27 concert to help local food banks and promote the state’s beef industry....More
Mar 05, 2015

16 questions we bet Chipotle won't answer6

Chipotle recently halted sales of pork to one-third of its restaurants due to a farmer failing an audit. Kevin Murphy, owner and founder of Food-....More
Mar 03, 2015

Is the beef industry handling the proposed dietary guidelines the wrong way?4

Is the beef industry responding to the proposed dietary guidelines in a negative way? What is the best approach for promoting beef while also....More
Mar 03, 2015

Cattle show honors fallen cattlemen, reminds us to appreciate life

A recent collegiate cattle show was more than just fluffy cattle and banners. The jackpot show held at South Dakota State University honored five....More
Mar 02, 2015

4 beef headlines: Fat-fighting beef, Farmland movie, beef prices, grass-fed vs. grain-fed2

In reflecting on recent consumer news about beef, it’s hard to tell whether March came in like a lion or a lamb. Here is a roundup of four beef....More
the truth about hormones in beef
Feb 25, 2015

Share this: 5 resources addressing hormones & beef4

One of the biggest misconceptions that continue to plague the beef industry is the concern regarding hormones in beef....More
Feb 25, 2015

National FFA Week is here, and ag prospects look great for young people

National FFA Week is Feb. 21-28, and Culver’s is raising money for the organization with a new video campaign....More
Feb 24, 2015

New video debunks the myth about water usage in beef production1

In a new video, sustainability researcher Jude Capper debunks the myth that it takes 2,400 gallons of water to produce 1 pound of hamburger....More
Feb 23, 2015

3 ways the government committee got it wrong on the dietary guidelines4

Here are three ways the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee got it wrong on their recommendations for a healthy diet....More
Feb 19, 2015

4 reasons Chipotle won’t get my business2

A new survey claims the average meal at Chipotle exceeds 1,000 calories and contains a full day’s worth of sodium – and that’s without the soda and....More
Feb 18, 2015

New poll asks readers who should control the Internet5

Congress is currently wrangling over who should control the Internet -- the federal government or the private market. What do you think? Today’s blog....More
Feb 17, 2015

Share: 6 budget-friendly ways to save on beef1

Here are six tips to save on beef purchases, courtesy of the beef checkoff. Share these tips on social media to keep consumers coming back for more....More
Feb 16, 2015

5 tips for getting better sleep during calving season2

When burning the midnight oil during calving season, use these five tips to ensure you’re getting sufficient sleep to function well....More
Feb 12, 2015

Alert: Proposed dietary guidelines approve of cholesterol, not saturated fat4

The proposed 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans gives thumbs up to the cholesterol found in eggs and shrimp but two thumbs down for the saturated....More
Feb 11, 2015

4 beef headlines: heart-healthy beef cuts, jobs for FFA kids & more

Industry chatter this week has been largely positive, and the blogosphere has been busy praising the lessons learned in 4-H and FFA youth programs....More
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A fifth-generation rancher from Mitchell, SD, Amanda grew up on a purebred Limousin cattle operation in which she and husband Tyler are active. She graduated with a degree in agriculture journalism...
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