Beef supply chain traceability could boost value

Beef supply chain traceability could boost value

Beef supply chain traceability could boost value   by Nicole Lane Erceg Talk about a national beef traceability system in the U.S. might seem like a broken record. It’s been discussed often, but no efficient structure yet encompasses the entire supply chain. Advances...

News release: from potential to profit

From potential to profit Angus Value Discovery Contest winners named   by Nicole Lane Erceg If anyone else had made the phone call to Jamie Hoffman, he’d have thought it was a mistake or joke. The manager of Hoffman Angus Farm, Otwell, Ind., was on the line with his...

Turning point

When I signed on with this brand in 1998, the world was just waking up to it as some kind of overnight success, more than 20 years in the making. I had black cows as a sideline to my profession as editor of Beef Today, and knew CAB was spoken as the three letters...

Marbling matters as weaning time approaches

Marbling matters as weaning time approaches Research shows weaning time has high impact on marbling    by Nicole Lane Erceg Marbling in cattle—the taste fat—was long considered the feedlot’s responsibility, until research pointed to opportunities all the way back to...