Checkoff

Type: Organization
Name: Checkoff
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

USBCA Makes Further Progress toward Value Chain Cooperation

Last week, the U.S. Biotech Crops Alliance’s Domestic Working Group met in Washington to jointly review task force reports focused on four areas necessary to develop an industry-wide protocol for the introduction of new biotechnology traits.During the ... [Published National Corn Growers Association - 11 hours ago]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Bonds: Checkoff is investment in future of Texas beef industry

The Texas Department of Agriculture recently announced Texas cattle producers voted to establish a state-level Beef Checkoff program. The referendum passed with broad support, and I believe this a positive step forward for the Texas beef industry.Since ... [Published News-Journal - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Momentum Remains Strong for U.S. Beef Exports

U.S. beef exports maintained their strong momentum in May, with export volumes exceeding last year’s totals and value increasing by double digits, according to statistics released by USDA and compiled by the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF), contractor ... [Published AgWeb.com - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Soybean farmers examine fuel tax

Many interest groups, including soybean-farmer organizations, have proposed raising the tax on gasoline and diesel fuel in order to pay for needed repairs to the U.S. surface transportation system.Despite the aversion of many to higher taxes, many believe ... [Published Agri View - Jul 24 2014]
Entities: Taxes, Gasoline, Diesel, Soybean
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Indiana Soybean Checkoff Board of Directors Voting Coming to a Close

News › July 23, 2014Andy EubankFarmers still have a week to cast their votes in the Indiana Soybean Alliance’s (ISA) annual election of its Board of Directors.ISA has contested races in three of its four districts this year.  Ballots have been distributed ... [Published Hoosier Ag Today - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Commentary: Sir Paul vs. the panda

What comes to mind as a potential rebuttal to the background noise generated by the Meatless Mondays campaign? Probably not Ling-Ling, the famous Giant panda — but maybe it should.The headline on GlobalMeat.com read: “Aussies fighting back against the ... [Published CattleNetwork.com - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Keeping Pigs and People Cool

As summer heat begins to build across much of the country, pork producers should take extra precautions to ensure the best possible care and well-being for their animals and employees.Some of the most basic precautions against the heat, such as ensuring ... [Published Farms.com - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

USDA announces results of Soy Checkoff request for referendum vote

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced the results of the request for referendum on the Soybean Research and Promotion Program (Soy Checkoff).USDA received 355 request-for-referendum forms, of which only 324 were valid, from Farm Service ... [Published Agri View - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 3 reports

Soy Checkoff Request for Referendum Results Released

News › July 15, 2014Andy EubankThe U.S. Department of Agriculture received 355 request-for-referendum forms on the Soybean Research and Promotion Program from Farm Service Agency offices. The 355 forms represents .06-percent of all eligible U.S. soybean ... [Published Hoosier Ag Today - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 3 reports

TSCRA statement on passage of Texas Beef Checkoff Program

Fort Worth, Texas – Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) President Pete Bonds today made the following statement after the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) announced the results of the Texas Beef Checkoff referendum.     "We ... [Published Van Horn Advocate - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 3 reports

Texas Beef Checkoff Referendum Results in Favor of Big Beef Industry

Less Than 3% of Texas Cattle Owners Voted For the Program AUSTIN, Texas – July 2, 2014 – The tax that Texas cattle owners pay when they sell their animals will now be doubled, thanks to the results of the beef checkoff referendum vote, just published ... [Published Gilmer Mirror - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 2 reports

Checkoff featuring U.S. Beef in Middle East

U.S. beef exports set a record in 2013. And while Asia remains a strong center of demand for U.S. beef, you may be surprised to learn that countries in the Middle East are also key export customers.Idaho and California beef producer Kim Brackett, Chair ... [Published Feedlot - Jun 30 2014]

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..."We are always looking for new and unique beef items," says John Mortimer, manager of the Cattlemen's Beef Quarters. "The combination of beef's popularity and the flavor and texture that's so well loved in bacon makes Schmacon the perfect fit for our breakfast menu."
"These people are having medical symptoms, and when they eliminate gluten from their diets, the symptoms go away" Kupper says...
...and likely to make an important contribution to consumer behavior," Kessler wrote yesterday in an article for the New England Journal of Medicine. "But I believe they don't go far enough — additional labeling requirements can do more to influence food choices, reduce obesity, and promote health."
"You might call it 'That amazing recipe I've been meaning to make' or 'The perfect excuse to cook with Sriracha' – your bucket list is full of the things you've had a hankering to try" said Pamela Johnson Get Started by Going Global About the National Pork Board

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USBCA Makes Further Progress toward Value Chain... [Published National Corn Growers Association - 11 hours ago]
Crop Enterprise Budgets App Simplifies Arkansas... [Published Farms.com - 12 hours ago]
"Schmacon" Debuts At The Cattlemen's Beef Quarters [Published Indiana Prairie Farmer - 17 hours ago]
A Gluten-Free Wave [Published AgWeb.com - Jul 26 2014]
Bonds: Checkoff is investment in future of Texa... [Published News-Journal - Jul 26 2014]
Antimicrobial resistance: global report on surv... [Published Canadian Cattlemen - Jul 24 2014]
Momentum Remains Strong for U.S. Beef Exports [Published AgWeb.com - Jul 24 2014]
Soybean farmers examine fuel tax [Published Agri View - Jul 24 2014]
Indiana Soybean Checkoff Board of Directors Vot... [Published Hoosier Ag Today - Jul 23 2014]
Commentary: Sir Paul vs. the panda [Published CattleNetwork.com - Jul 23 2014]
US beef industry lambasts environment link study [Published Meat Process - Jul 23 2014]
Keeping Pigs and People Cool [Published Farms.com - Jul 23 2014]
Finding common ground at local farms Updated at... [Published McPherson Sentinel - Jul 22 2014]
USDA announces results of Soy Checkoff request ... [Published Agri View - Jul 22 2014]
Remembering James Garner: Actor and Polaroid Sp... [Published Advertising Age - Jul 21 2014]
Commentary: The scourge of the next great anima... [Published Dairy Herd - Jul 21 2014]
IBA members reactivate state checkoff [Published AGRINews - Jul 21 2014]
Investing in the future of the beef industry [Published North Texas e-News - Jul 20 2014]
Farm briefs: Decades of pigs bring Walser famil... [Published Amarillo Globe News - Jul 19 2014]
Including Lean Beef In Your Daily Diet Can Help... [Published Red Orbit - Jul 19 2014]
DGAC opens with focus on meat & soda - Oregon s... [Published Politico - Jul 18 2014]
Good news! Beef burgers can lower blood pressur... [Published Shiny Shiny - Jul 18 2014]
TSCRA Cattlemen’s Column: Investing in the Futu... [Published Noodls - Jul 18 2014]
The National Pork Board Asks: What's On Your #P... [Published Stock Nod - Jul 17 2014]
Floyd River water quality field day set for Jul... [Published Farms.com - Jul 17 2014]
Beef Remains Top Protein in Foodservice [Published Refrigerated and Frozen Foods - Jul 16 2014]
Research shows lean beef can help reduce heart ... [Published Tri-State Neighbour - Jul 16 2014]
More Details Emerge on USDA Disease Reporting R... [Published National Hog Farmer - Jul 16 2014]
#RealPigFarming: A Social Media Movement for Mo... [Published Indiana Prairie Farmer - Jul 16 2014]
Soy Checkoff Request for Referendum Results Rel... [Published Hoosier Ag Today - Jul 16 2014]
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How the US Government Helps McDonald's Sell Jun... [Published MoJo Articles | Mother Jones - Jun 23 2014]
The USDA's MyPlate program recommends going easy on fast food: "People who eat out more often, particularly at fast food restaurants, are more likely to be overweight or obese," it says. Sounds sensible enough. But there's one little problem: The ...
Beef Remains The Top Protein In Foodservice [Published PR Newswire: Consumer Products & Retail - Jun 03 2014]
DENVER, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beef experienced significant volume growth in the past year and continues to be a mainstay on the menu, according to the 2013 Usage and Volumetric Assessment of Beef in Foodservice report, proprietary research from ...
Beef Checkoff Statement: Strong Demand Reflects... [Published EON Retail - May 19 2014]
CENTENNIAL, Colo.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Demand for beef is strong and continues to grow, even in a time of higher prices. ...
Beef Checkoff Statement: Strong Demand Reflects... [Published EON Consumer - May 19 2014]
CENTENNIAL, Colo.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Demand for beef is strong and continues to grow, even in a time of higher prices. ...
Beef Checkoff Statement: Strong Demand Reflects... [Published Business Wire Retail News - May 19 2014]
CENTENNIAL, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Demand for beef is strong and continues to grow, even in a time of higher prices. ...
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