Florida Senior Beef Ambassador Promoting the Industry

Dan Beef, Cattle, Florida

Getting young people involved in the beef industry in Florida is an important aspect for the future of the industry. That’s why each year a Beef Ambassador Contest is held, and this summer Emile Limoges from Zephyrhills was chosen as the 2021-2022 Senior Beef Ambassador. He talked to Southeast AgNet’s Randall Weiseman about his role as a state ambassador for …

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Florida Beef Council Staff Attends Checkoff Sessions

Dan Beef, Cattle, Florida

Staff members with the Florida Beef Council (FBC) attended the Cattle Industry Convention in Nashville last week and were able to sit in on some of the Beef Checkoff Sessions. FBC Director of Beef Marketing and Promotion, DeAnne Maples, explains how much research is needed to determine how these dollars are spent each year. For more information on Beef Checkoff activities in Florida, visit the FBC …

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Chefs Learning More about Beef at Event in Florida

Dan Cattle, Florida

The American Culinary Federation Annual Convention is taking place this week in Orlando, Florida. A variety of chefs from around the country are on hand for the event, which is being sponsored in part by various state beef councils, including the Florida Beef Council. Chef Robert Hale, culinary and food service director for the Texas Beef Council, is one of those taking part …

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Florida Beef Council Promoting Checkoff Videos

Dan Beef, Cattle, Florida

The Florida Beef Council (FBC) continues to work in various ways to get the message about the Beef Checkoff out to producers. And according to FBC Director of Beef Marketing and Promotion, DeAnne Maples, this includes new videos which can be found through social media. For more information on Beef Checkoff activities, visit the Florida Beef Council website.

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Florida Beef Council Conducts Farm to Fork Tour

Dan Beef, Cattle, Florida

The Florida Beef Council (FBC) recently conducted a Farm to Fork Tour with a restaurant group, an opportunity that was made possible by the Beef Checkoff program. FBC Chairman Flint Johns explains what the overall tour included. Farm to fork tours like this are designed to help influencers really understand what goes into producing beef. For more information about the …

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Florida Beef Council Leadership Participates in Checkoff Orientation

Dan Beef, Florida

After a year of adaptation and uncertainty, State Beef Councils (SBCs) once again had the opportunity to come together in person to share ideas and learn about their role in the Beef Checkoff. Dr. Lujean Waters. director on the Florida Beef Council board, joined DeAnne Maples, Florida Beef Council (FBC) Director of Beef Marketing and Promotion, and 18 other states …

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University of Florida Students Learn about Preparing Beef

Dan Beef, Education, Florida

During a special class, some University of Florida students recently had a chance to learn more about beef cuts and dishes. Florida Beef Council (FBC) Director of Education & Promotion, DeAnne Maples, says they also had a chance to grill a steak. For more information about Beef Checkoff activities in the state, contact the FBC office in Kissimmee or go to their …

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Florida Beef Council Hosts FCLA Session

Dan Beef, Florida

Another class of the Florida Cattlemen’s Association Leadership Academy (FCLA) is underway with their second session recently taking place. The Florida Beef Council (FBC) was involved in this session, as FBC Director of Education & Promotion, DeAnne Maples, says it was a surprise beef cook-off event. For more information about Beef Checkoff activities in the state, contact the FBC office in Kissimmee …

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Florida Beef Council Featuring TV Segments

Dan Beef, Cattle, Florida

With March being National Nutrition Month, the Florida Beef Council (FBC) is promoting new TV segments that will be airing in the state promoting the healthy benefits of beef. FBC Director of Education & Promotion, DeAnne Maples, says they will be airing in four major markets in the state. For more information about Beef Checkoff activities in Florida, contact the FBC office …