posted on April 5, 2013 at 11:20 AM
Don't know your pork butts from your rump roasts? It may be getting a little easier.
The American meat industry is rolling out a refresh of the often confusing 40-year-old system used for naming the various cuts of beef, pork, lamb and veal....
posted on October 12, 2012 at 11:51 AM
Idaho's largest dairy says it is taking steps to prevent further abuse.
posted on October 12, 2012 at 11:38 AM
The inspection stoppage happened after a U.S. Agriculture Department inspector saw a truck driver beating hogs he was delivering to the plant.
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 7:25 PM
Governors tour a Midwestern packing plant and vouch for the safety of U.S. beef. The Agriculture Department releases its much-anticipated prospective plantings estimates. Despite political rhetoric, analysis reveals little correlation between...
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 2, 2012 at 7:25 PM
The rally continues on Wall Street, accompanied by a concurrent recovery on Main Street. Soaring meat prices prompt one lawmaker to seek a federal ban on packer ownership of livestock. The Iowa legislature approves a bill making it a crime to enter...
posted on November 18, 2011 at 9:37 AM
(AP) ST. LOUIS
The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Tuesday it will abandon portions of a sweeping antitrust rule proposed for meat companies if Congress does not provide money for enforcement.
A Congressional committee voted late Monday to...