Celebrate National Beef Month with good eats: Korean Short Ribs

Celebrate National Beef Month with good eats: Korean Short Ribs

This beef recipe is one I picked up when in graduate school conducting BBQ Bootcamps at South Dakota State University. While we always paired it with typical sides you have with a BBQ, my wife and I have always used it as the protein in more of an Asian-style dish…
USMEF Members Examine Consumer Trends, Promotion of Underutilized Cuts

USMEF Members Examine Consumer Trends, Promotion of Underutilized Cuts

The U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) wrapped up its Spring Conference Friday with a closing general session focused on red meat industry efforts to build demand in international markets for beef and pork cuts that have limited domestic use. USMEF Director of Trade Analysis Jessica Spreitzer moderated a panel of…
ALB Brings Producers Reports with Valuable Market Insights

ALB Brings Producers Reports with Valuable Market Insights

The American Lamb Board (ALB) collaborates with key organizations to provide lamb producers with current market information for lamb producers. The American Sheep Industry Association’s monthly report, a product of this collaboration, highlights lamb supply, trends, pricing and more. Additionally, ALB's partnership with Midan Marketing, a meat marketing agency, has…
United States Cattle on Feed Down 1 Percent

United States Cattle on Feed Down 1 Percent

Cattle and calves on feed for the slaughter market in the United States for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 11.6 million head on May 1, 2024. The inventory was 1 percent below May 1, 2023. Placements in feedlots during April totaled 1.66 million head, 6 percent…
USMEF Conference Focus on Differentiation, Long-Term Investment

USMEF Conference Focus on Differentiation, Long-Term Investment

Emphasizing the quality and consistency of U.S. red meat is the key to expanding the international customer base, according to the impressive lineup of opening day speakers on Wednesday at the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) Spring Conference in Kansas City. USMEF members from throughout the nation also learned about additional resources…