2014

The Best Bovine Gifts

December 19, 2014

It’s no secret we have a love affair with the bovine species (cows) around here. So in celebration of the Christmas season we put together a must have list of cow related gifts for each person in...

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Don’t worry about beef’s adversaries; satisfy our consumers

December 16, 2014

Here's another great article from Cattle Empire Veternarian Dr. Dave Sjeklocha written for BEEF magazine website. You can find the original article HERE. We value Dr. Dave's insite and contributions...

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Beef for Thanksgiving?!?

November 26, 2014

Do you consider yourself a non-traditionalist? Do you wear white after Labor Day and root for the underdog? If this is you, then you are our kind of person – the kind that even likes to add their own...

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What Does it Mean to Age Beef?

November 21, 2014

What does it mean to age beef Aging beef is the process of letting meat fibers break down into a more tender state. This also gives the meat a chance to develop a more flavorful profile. There are...

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A letter to the state of Kansas on the "50 Year Water Vision"

November 12, 2014

As we prepare today for the meetings regarding the future of water in Kansas, please see our letter written by CSO Trista Brown. Secretary Jackie McClaskey Director Tracy Streeter Dear Secretary...

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Football Roundup - Best Tailgating Foods

November 7, 2014

It’s that time of year again and the football season madness is in full swing! The best part of a tailgating party is definitely the food, though. Sure everyone is anxious to watch the game but...

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World Dairy Expo 2014

October 16, 2014

The World Dairy Expo is the largest gathering for new dairy technology and dairy show cattle all year long and it's hosted in America's Dairyland, Wisconsin. It is a grand spectacle, with over 2,000...

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Trista Takes Cattle Empire, LLC Global!

September 25, 2014

Our very own Trista Brown was selected to participate in the Rabbo Bank Global Leadership Event! She was able to spend two weeks this past June in the Netherlands learning more about European animal...

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Cattle Empire's FAVORITE Day of the Year!

September 18, 2014

Hey guy’s, guess what??? It’s one of our favorite days of the year here at Cattle Empire… wait for it… it’s NATIONAL CHEESE BURGER DAY! Did you know that the average American eats 71 pounds of...

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Congratulations Top Hand Joe Longoria!

May 29, 2014

What an amazing staff we have at Cattle Empire. Joe Longoria tops the list of loyalty after 35 years of commitment and hard work. We are so proud to have you as a part of our team, Joe! K-State...

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How to Grill the Perfect Steak

May 23, 2014

The warm season is upon us friends, and that means that the smells of a bbq wafting through the air aren’t far behind. Let’s kick this fabulous time of year off and learn what makes the perfect...

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3 Reasons to use Social Media in Agriculture

May 14, 2014

Social Media in Agriculture has been an ever evolving phenomenon; there are numerous blogs (Agriculture Proud, Make Mine Beef), Twitter parties (#AgChat, #FoodChat), Facebook groups ( Women in...

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Buying Beef Part 2 - Nutrition

May 7, 2014

You may not be aware but beef is the #1 food source for Protein, Vitamin B12 and Zinc! Consuming a 3oz serving of beef contributes less than 10% of the calories to a 2,000 calorie diet it but packs...

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May is Beef Month

May 2, 2014

*Article written by the Kansas Beef Council* Topeka, Kans. (May 2, 2014)–     With more than 5.5 million cattle on farms, ranches and in feedyards, Kansas is a recognized epicenter for high-quality...

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Beta Agonists

February 17, 2014

You may be concerned about how drugs you have heard of, such as growth promotants in cattle, are used on today's farms and ranches and whether this means there are drugs in meat. The use of growth...

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The Many Uses of a Cow - Beef By-Products

February 4, 2014

Recently we had the opportunity to participate in an annual event held in Garden City, KS called farm day, put on an organized by the Finney County Farm Bureau. Throughout the day about 700 4th...

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Dr. Dave Sjeklocha Named Consultant of the Year

January 29, 2014

Dave Sjeklocha, DVM, was honored Friday at the Academy of Veterinary Consultants (AVC) winter meeting with the AVC Consultant of the Year award, sponsored by Zoetis. Dr. Mike Wells (right) presents...

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Crockpot Recipe: Beef Stroganoff

January 23, 2014

I have been trying to be more organized recently, and for me that means planning dinners in advance. So last Monday night I compiled this recipe for Tuesday’s dinner; crock pot beef stroganoff, tried...

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How Do Cows Eat Grass

January 15, 2014

Digestion is the process our bodies use to break down and absorb nutrients stored within food, but the ability to digest food is not the same for all animals. Cows, for example, have a very different...

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Buying Beef - Overview

January 7, 2014

When in the meat aisle at your local grocery store it may feel intimidating or overwhelming to see all of the beef options available. Don’t let having a selection deter you from purchasing a...

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