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Oct 13, 2011

Don't Mess With Texas, PETA

Was PETA at your state fair this year? Although this dates a few weeks back, I thought this story was worth sharing. Apparently, PETA made its first....More
Oct 12, 2011

Wheel Watchers Recipe Contest

Earlier this summer, Bob and Nancy Montross, 2006 BEEF Trailblazer winners and founders of Beef Bucks, made a big announcement. They shared the great....More
Oct 11, 2011

Increasing Connections In Rural America

Following the National Beef Ambassador Contest in Wooster, OH, last week, I flew to Washington, D.C., to attend the U.S. Cattlemen’s Association’s (....More
Oct 10, 2011

Lessons Learned In One Year Of Marriage, Ranching

Over the weekend, I celebrated my one-year wedding anniversary with my husband, Tyler. We spent the grand occasion by bringing cows home, weaning....More
Oct 06, 2011

Ranchers Showcase: Committed To Land, Animals, Food And Economy

It seems it's a week for movie and film reviews! "A film project promoting the cattle industry is paying dividends, the executive secretary of the....More
Oct 05, 2011

Win Western Art Prints To Celebrate Western Movie, "Blackthorn!"

"Butch Cassidy was one of the most wanted outlaws in North America in the early 20th century, leading legendary gangs like the Wild Bunch and the....More
Oct 04, 2011

Fewer Family Farms?

"It's a trend that many in small South Dakota towns are likely noticing: fewer young people are choosing to take over the family farm," writes Casey....More
Oct 03, 2011

Making Connections Promoting Beef

The bright red shirts of the National Beef Ambassadors make a pretty bold statement in a crowd. The word “Beef” is emblazoned across the chest, and....More
Sep 29, 2011

Biggest Loser Trainer Anna Kournikova Loves Cheeseburgers!

A reader sent me this great interview Cheryl Forberg, RD, had recently with Anna Kournikova, world-famous tennis player and the newest trainer to be....More
Sep 28, 2011

BEEF Daily "Fall Memories" Photo Contest Winners

Our "Fall Memories" Photography Contest was filled with a diverse mix of entries. Everything that makes fall great was included: cattle, cute kids,....More
Sep 27, 2011

The Food Dialogues Launches Conversation Between Producers, Consumers

“Americans have a lot of questions about how food is grown and raised, the impact on our health and the health of the planet,” says the U.S. Farmers....More
Sep 26, 2011

MUST HAVE For Wowing A Crowd: Meatball Grilling Basket

Earlier this summer, my friends with the South Dakota Cattlemen’s Auxiliary gave me this Sur La Table Meatball Grilling Basket, along with an apron....More
Sep 22, 2011

BEEF Daily "Fall Memories" Photo Contest Finalists

Fall is my favorite time of year! As state fairs wind down, it’s time to start thinking about harvesting the crops, weaning the calves, preg-checking....More
Sep 21, 2011

Babies On Vegetarian, Vegan Diets

Bethenny Frankel, best known for appearing on the reality series, "The Real Housewives of New York," and for her wildly-successful Skinnygirl Brand....More
Sep 20, 2011

Last Day To Enter To Win Children's Book, "Levi's Lost Calf!"

At BEEF Daily, we are celebrating the end of summer and the beginning of fall. For many that means state fairs, steaks on the grill, ranch roundup....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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