In the News
Anything I include in this section is mainly for informational purposes. It’s stuff that I find relevant, or interesting.
In some parts of the country, buying beef directly from farmers is a realistic choice.
Most ground beef comes to us through the Cow Beef value chain, where older, unproductive cows go from the farm, to the sale barn, and then straight to a processing facility, bypassing the feedlot.
Occasionally on the news, most likely during the stock market report, you'll hear a livestock market report. It might not be obvious how that commodity report ties in to the cattle you see as you drive down the road, and the steak on you're plate, but they are, in...