Regulation http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6610/more en Another Earth Day, and America yawns http://beefmagazine.com/blog/another-earth-day-and-america-yawns <div class="node-body blog-body">Americans are much more aware of their role in a clean environment today, and most act to do their part. However, I think most of us would appreciate a drop in the level of alarmism emanating from some quarters.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-editors-blog">BEEF Editors&#039; Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/another-earth-day-and-america-yawns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/another-earth-day-and-america-yawns#comments Regulation Cattle Industry Structure Environment BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:21:00 +0000 88691 at http://beefmagazine.com Q&A: Nutrition author says dietary recommendations are “shockingly” unscientific http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/qa-nutrition-author-says-dietary-recommendations-are-shockingly-unscientific <div class="node-body article-body">Find out author Nina Teicholz's conclusions on red meat in the diet and why she thought the recent report of the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee was disturbingly unscientific.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/qa-nutrition-author-says-dietary-recommendations-are-shockingly-unscientific" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/qa-nutrition-author-says-dietary-recommendations-are-shockingly-unscientific#comments Regulation Beef Quality Mon, 20 Apr 2015 18:43:00 +0000 88631 at http://beefmagazine.com ACT NOW: One month left to let DGAC know beef belongs in a healthy diet http://beefmagazine.com/blog/act-now-one-month-left-let-dgac-know-beef-belongs-healthy-diet <div class="node-body blog-body">With one month left to comment on the proposed 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans, the industry is coordinating a positive response to spread the word about beef’s role in a healthy diet.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/act-now-one-month-left-let-dgac-know-beef-belongs-healthy-diet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/act-now-one-month-left-let-dgac-know-beef-belongs-healthy-diet#comments Regulation Beef Quality Beef Demand People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 07 Apr 2015 10:03:00 +0000 88271 at http://beefmagazine.com Where’s the beef? Unless we act, it won’t be in American diets http://beefmagazine.com/blog/where-s-beef-unless-we-act-it-won-t-be-american-diets <div class="node-body blog-body">The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee’s recommendation to avoid red meat is based on outdated nutritional science and an erroneous assumption that beef production isn’t environmentally friendly.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/where-s-beef-unless-we-act-it-won-t-be-american-diets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/where-s-beef-unless-we-act-it-won-t-be-american-diets#comments Regulation Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Thu, 19 Mar 2015 14:53:00 +0000 87611 at http://beefmagazine.com Is EPA looking to steal the sizzle from backyard barbecues? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/epa-looking-steal-sizzle-backyard-barbecues <div class="node-body blog-body">EPA-funded California research will look at limiting emissions that result from backyard grilling of meat.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-editors-blog">BEEF Editors&#039; Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/epa-looking-steal-sizzle-backyard-barbecues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/epa-looking-steal-sizzle-backyard-barbecues#comments Regulation Environment Beef Quality BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 18 Mar 2015 17:58:00 +0000 87551 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 ways the government committee got it wrong on the dietary guidelines http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-government-committee-got-it-wrong-dietary-guidelines <div class="node-body blog-body">Here are three ways the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee got it wrong on their recommendations for a healthy diet. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-government-committee-got-it-wrong-dietary-guidelines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-government-committee-got-it-wrong-dietary-guidelines#comments Regulation Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:00:00 +0000 86651 at http://beefmagazine.com New poll asks readers who should control the Internet http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-poll-asks-readers-who-should-control-internet <div class="node-body blog-body">Congress is currently wrangling over who should control the Internet -- the federal government or the private market. What do you think? Today’s blog looks at both sides of the debate and asks you to be the judge. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-poll-asks-readers-who-should-control-internet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-poll-asks-readers-who-should-control-internet#comments Regulation Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 18 Feb 2015 10:41:00 +0000 86471 at http://beefmagazine.com USDA Secretary folds on second checkoff; now what? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/usda-secretary-folds-second-checkoff-now-what <div class="node-body blog-body">As expected, USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack announced this week that he won’t pursue a second checkoff. USDA Secretary Vilsack accomplished what few people thought possible – he unified the cattle industry and got Congress to act in a bipartisan fashion.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/my-view-country"> My View From The Country</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/usda-secretary-folds-second-checkoff-now-what" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/usda-secretary-folds-second-checkoff-now-what#comments Regulation My View From The Country Wed, 24 Dec 2014 01:32:00 +0000 84641 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>By: <span id="spanArtist">David Becker / Getty Images </span></p> Vilsack abandons plans for second beef checkoff http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/vilsack-abandons-plans-second-beef-checkoff <div class="field-deck"> USDA will not go forward with a second, duplicative beef checkoff program. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">After losing support from one of the only ag organizations in favor of a second, duplicative beef checkoff program and then losing funding for the idea, Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack will walk away from his proposal to create a second, government-run beef checkoff program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/vilsack-abandons-plans-second-beef-checkoff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/vilsack-abandons-plans-second-beef-checkoff#comments Regulation Beef Advocacy Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:08:00 +0000 83431 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack</p> Immigration reform critical for beef industry http://beefmagazine.com/blog/immigration-reform-critical-beef-industry <div class="node-body blog-body">The U.S. has a very long and very sorry record of its ability to effectively deal with immigration policy. For agriculture as a whole and the beef business in particular, this long-running stalemate must be resolved to ensure an adequate labor force. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-editors-blog">BEEF Editors&#039; Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/immigration-reform-critical-beef-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/immigration-reform-critical-beef-industry#comments Regulation Employee Management BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Tue, 16 Dec 2014 20:35:00 +0000 83351 at http://beefmagazine.com