posted on May 10, 2013 at 1:18 PM
The company intends to expand its line of lower-cost Quarter Pounders in coming months, including an option with bacon.
posted on March 1, 2013 at 4:34 PM
One of Poland's top veterinarians said Thursday that traces of horse-meat DNA have been found in beef samples taken from three meat processors - the first acknowledgement that the country could be a source of the horse meat that fraudulently ended...
posted on February 8, 2013 at 5:52 PM
As snow falls across America, the reduction of drought is slight.
This week’s snow cover map from Intellicast shows increasing snowpack in the northern states. But it it’s nowhere near the amount needed as evidenced by the University of...
posted on February 1, 2013 at 1:07 PM
Japan and the United States have agreed that imports of beef from cows up to 30 months old will be allowed.
posted on February 1, 2013 at 12:43 PM
Vermont officials are exploring a new round of value added agriculture.
posted on January 18, 2013 at 6:25 PM
PLAINVIEW, Texas – January 17, 2013 – Cargill announced plans today to idle its Plainview, Texas, beef processing facility effective at the close of business Friday, Feb.1, 2013. The company said the action resulted...
posted on January 14, 2013 at 9:16 AM
A beef processing plant in South Dakota that has struggled to begin operations says it has enough finances to get to full production.
posted on December 14, 2012 at 5:05 PM
Officials with the American Meat Institute, an industry lobbying group, defended the tenderizing process as safe.
posted on September 14, 2012 at 3:51 PM
Beef Products Inc. has filed a defamation lawsuit against ABC News for its coverage of a meat product that critics dubbed "pink slime," alleging the network misled consumers to believe the product is unhealthy and unsafe.
posted on June 8, 2012 at 4:14 PM
FRANKSTON, Texas (AP) — A cow runs circles in a small pen, her baby close by her side. Ranchers, their brows wrinkled, scribble in a glossy catalog while high on a podium the auctioneer slams his gavel, taking bids as the price of the pair...
posted on May 11, 2012 at 6:43 PM
A South Dakota beef company says it plans to close processing plants in three states because of the controversy surrounding a product critics call "pink slime."
posted on April 5, 2012 at 3:50 PM
The campaign against the backlash over the use of lean, finely textured beef or LFTB, moved to a different level this week.
posted on March 30, 2012 at 3:40 PM
A hastily planned tour of Beef Products’ South Sioux City plant came amidst a public relations nightmare over a process known within the industry as finely textured beef.
posted on March 23, 2012 at 2:42 PM
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — At least three national supermarket operators have decided to stop buying ground beef that contains the filler now known as "pink slime."
Federal regulators say the filler, known in the industry as "lean, finely...
posted on March 9, 2012 at 5:39 PM
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - Thousands of Taiwanese farmers staged a raucous protest Thursday against a government plan to allow the import of U.S. beef containing a growth drug, challenging their president to "say no" to Washington.