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Apr 02, 2012

Sir Paul McCartney Publishes Meatless Mondays Cookbook6

The Meatless Monday campaign, which has rapidly spread into schools and communities across the nation, is aimed to reduce our environmental footprint....More
Mar 29, 2012

How Much Can You Pay For Land?7

One of the biggest challenges facing producers today is the rising cost of land. In fact, I recently read that the price of land is the number-one....More
Mar 28, 2012

Eating Beef Linked To Happiness In Women2

I had a steak last night for supper, and I’m happy as a clam in high water! Beef is America’s favorite protein and is associated with happy....More
Mar 27, 2012

Food Movement Escalates As Traditional Environmentalism Stalls3

Food should taste better. That’s the drive behind the new foodie takeover, a food movement revolution where consumers are seeking locally grown....More
Mar 26, 2012

Let’s Clear The Air On "Pink Slime"13

When the rumor mill stirred up the headline-selling, scaremongering controversy of "pink slime" – more accurately known as lean, finely textured beef....More
Mar 22, 2012

Why Is Eating Meat Ethical?29

Calling all carnivores! The New York Times (NYT) wants to hear from you! In a 600-word essay, a panel of judges wants to review why you believe....More
Mar 21, 2012

I Declare Today “Meat-In Day!”2

Farmers and ranchers represent 2% of the U.S. population, and vegans represent another 3%. Yet, the debate is strongly fueled on both sides, with the....More
Mar 20, 2012

Saving The Family Ranch4

Every family ranch has a unique story. Some have been in the family for generations, while others are just getting started. Some have grown into....More
Mar 19, 2012

Take Action: Submit Your Animal Photos To HumaneWatch1

HSUS is at it again -- this time in Nebraska. After Gov. Dave Heineman made some pretty strong statements that the state will fight HSUS in Nebraska....More
Mar 15, 2012

Sensational Headlines Aside, Beef Is A Healthy Choice6

Does red meat consumption equate to increased mortality? That's the claim of research released Monday and widely reported by national media this week....More
Mar 14, 2012

Do You Support Ag Gag Laws?15

“But, Amanda, I know animal abuse is real; I’ve watched all those videos on YouTube of factory farmers beating their animals.” This is a statement....More
Mar 13, 2012

Terrorists Target American Agriculture7

Is there a bulls eye on the backs of America’s farmers and ranchers? With troops in various places around the globe protecting our freedoms, the....More
Mar 12, 2012

End The Hysteria! Pink Slime Is A Myth!49

Media hype has created another wave of hysteria among American consumers. The latest rumor targets beef, with journalists accusing food chains like....More
Mar 08, 2012

Video Chat With Team Brangus On Social Media

Bring the coffee shop conversations online! Grab a cup of brew, get comfortable on the couch with your laptop and start advocating for agriculture!....More
Mar 07, 2012

Trend Alert: Meat Pies!4

“Much loved in Australia, Britain and elsewhere, but traditionally ignored in the U.S., meat pies are showing signs of hitting trend status here, too....More

Amanda Radke

Amanda Radke is a fifth generation rancher from Mitchell, S.D., who has dedicated her career to serving as a voice for the nation’s beef producers. A 2009 graduate of South Dakota State...
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