GA Vet on Beef Checkoff Accomplishments

Randall Weiseman Beef, Cattle, Georgia

The beef checkoff has done a lot over it’s 20 years in existence, but the President of the Georgia Cattlemen’s Association looks at what he feels have been the biggest accomplishments.  Report (1:00 wma)

AL Sees Success in Beef Taste Tests

Randall Weiseman Alabama, Beef

Getting demo’s of new beef products out in front of consumers is an overall great promotional effort for the beef checkoff in Alabama.  Report (1:00 wma)

Japan Needs to End Age Limits on Beef

Randall Weiseman Beef, Cattle

Japan has been importing U.S. beef for a few weeks now, but with age limitations. U.S. Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns says it’s time to look at dropping those limits and get even more U.S. beef flowing back into that country.  Report (1:00 wma)

Beef Checkoff Listens to Consumers

Randall Weiseman Alabama, Beef, Florida, Georgia

The Beef Checkoff is ready to go with a new plan for 2007. Kim Essex with NCBA’s Federation of State Beef Councils says it’s a plan that was based a lot on consumer research for promotions in each state. AL Report  (1:00 wma) FL Report  (1:00 wma) GA Report  (1:00 wma)