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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