Retail http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6630/more en Chipotle facing lawsuit for GMO-free claims http://beefmagazine.com/blog/chipotle-facing-lawsuit-gmo-free-claims <div class="node-body blog-body">Chipotle is in hot water again — this time for claiming the chain is GMO-free, despite serving several items that would come from GMOs. The popular burrito chain is being sued for its claims, and Chipotle says it will contest the lawsuit. </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/chipotle-facing-lawsuit-gmo-free-claims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/chipotle-facing-lawsuit-gmo-free-claims#comments Beef Quality People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 02 Sep 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92761 at http://beefmagazine.com 3 ways the beef industry could better market beef jerky http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-beef-industry-could-better-market-beef-jerky <div class="node-body blog-body">In the last five years, consumers have regained their interest in purchasing beef jerky and other meat snacks. Here are three reasons behind the renewed interest and strategies for how the beef industry can better capitalize on this market trend. </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-beef-industry-could-better-market-beef-jerky" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-beef-industry-could-better-market-beef-jerky#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Demand People Retail Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 25 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92531 at http://beefmagazine.com How HSUS is attempting to ban bacon & eggs in Massachusetts http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-hsus-attempting-ban-bacon-eggs-massachusetts <div class="node-body blog-body">The Humane Society of the United States has introduced a ballot measure in Massachusetts to ban the sales of pork and eggs produced from modern facilities. This doesn’t bode well for both farmers and consumers. Here’s what you need to know. </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/how-hsus-attempting-ban-bacon-eggs-massachusetts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-hsus-attempting-ban-bacon-eggs-massachusetts#comments Regulation Animal Welfare Retail Animal Activists BEEF Daily Mon, 24 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92491 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 advocates share their stories through blogs, videos & overcoming adversity http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-advocates-share-their-stories-through-blogs-videos-overcoming-adversity <div class="node-body blog-body"> Looking for some good reads this morning? Check out today’s blog post, which includes a farmer video to the song, “Whip Nae Nae,” two photography blogs on shipping cattle, and the inspirational story of a 4-H kid overcoming adversity. Here are four items worth checking out today.</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/4-advocates-share-their-stories-through-blogs-videos-overcoming-adversity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-advocates-share-their-stories-through-blogs-videos-overcoming-adversity#comments Beef Demand People Retail Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 13 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92201 at http://beefmagazine.com Why agricultural education is desperately needed in elementary schools http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-agricultural-education-desperately-needed-elementary-schools <div class="node-body blog-body">Whether it’s volunteering at a state or county fair petting zoo or reaching out to elementary schools and sharing your agricultural stories in a classroom visit, educating our nation’s youth about where their food comes from should be a top priority. </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/why-agricultural-education-desperately-needed-elementary-schools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-agricultural-education-desperately-needed-elementary-schools#comments Beef Demand People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 11 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92121 at http://beefmagazine.com Why ranchers have more clout than Dr. Oz http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-ranchers-have-more-clout-dr-oz <div class="node-body blog-body">This week, let’s take some notes from the 4-H Character Counts program and use trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, caring, fairness and citizenship to build strong relationships with our consumers and edge out ag-bashing, televised celebrities like Dr. Oz. </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/why-ranchers-have-more-clout-dr-oz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-ranchers-have-more-clout-dr-oz#comments Beef Quality People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 10 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92021 at http://beefmagazine.com With expansion comes the responsibility to advocate http://beefmagazine.com/blog/expansion-comes-responsibility-advocate <div class="node-body blog-body">A 2% increase in the nation’s cowherd numbers indicates optimism is abundant in the beef cattle business. As new opportunities arise, producers have the responsibility to advocate for the industry and correct misconceptions and lies spread by the Humane Society of the United States. </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/expansion-comes-responsibility-advocate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/expansion-comes-responsibility-advocate#comments Beef Demand Retail Business Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 03 Aug 2015 23:27:00 +0000 91761 at http://beefmagazine.com Why reaching out to Northeast consumers is key for boosting beef demand http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-reaching-out-northeast-consumers-key-boosting-beef-demand <div class="node-body blog-body">Nearly 70 million people call the Northeast home; however, only 3% of the beef checkoff dollars are collected in that region. As a result, the Northeast Beef Promotion Initiative (NEBPI) was created to channel beef checkoff resources to promote beef in that area. Find out how NEBPI is promoting beef to urban consumers in today’s blog. </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/why-reaching-out-northeast-consumers-key-boosting-beef-demand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-reaching-out-northeast-consumers-key-boosting-beef-demand#comments Beef Quality Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Demand Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91641 at http://beefmagazine.com How youth Beef Ambassadors are tackling hot industry topics http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-youth-beef-ambassadors-are-tackling-hot-industry-topics <div class="node-body blog-body">The National Beef Ambassador Program is training youth spokespersons to advocate for the beef cattle industry. These youth advocates need support, whether it’s through sponsorships, volunteerism, or mentorship. Find out why these ambassadors are so effective at promoting the beef industry. </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/how-youth-beef-ambassadors-are-tackling-hot-industry-topics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-youth-beef-ambassadors-are-tackling-hot-industry-topics#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Demand People Retail Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:52:00 +0000 91621 at http://beefmagazine.com Peterson Brothers share message with 4-H kids about ag advocacy http://beefmagazine.com/blog/peterson-brothers-share-message-4-h-kids-about-ag-advocacy <div class="node-body blog-body">As county fair season gets underway, let’s remember to instill the six pillars of Character Counts in today’s youth — responsibility, respect, trustworthiness, fairness, caring and citizenship. Perhaps one more pillar needs to be added to the 4-H program, which encourages 4-H youth to become leaders as adults; that pillar would be “advocacy.” Kansas farm boys, the Peterson brothers, share why advocacy is so important at an Oklahoma 4-H event. </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/peterson-brothers-share-message-4-h-kids-about-ag-advocacy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/peterson-brothers-share-message-4-h-kids-about-ag-advocacy#comments Beef Marketing/Product Promotion People Retail Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 22 Jul 2015 21:16:00 +0000 91451 at http://beefmagazine.com