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Sustainability initiatives are taking shape.
Elanco Releases Healthy Purpose™ 2030 Sustainability Commitments

Elanco's new protein, planet and pet pledges aim to provide improved access to nutritious protein, reduce the company’s footprint on the planet, and support healthy pets that support people’s wellbeing.

2 months ago
Pictured from left: Rex Hoppes, Iowa Beef Industry Council; Matt Wenger, Iowa State University; Liz Croston, Tyson Fresh Meats Manager Communications; Dr. Terry Houser, Iowa State University; Steve Stouffer, Tyson Fresh Meats Group President; Dr. Dan Thomson, Iowa State University; Julie Kenney, Deputy Secretary of Agriculture; Addisyn Young, Beef Up Iowa participant;  Lt. Governor Adam Gregg; Kinly Johnston, Beef Up Iowa participant; Shane Miller, Tyson Fresh Meats SVP & GM Beef Enterprise; Dan Heffernan, Tyson Fresh Meats VP Human Resources; Linda Gorkow, Iowa Food Bank Association Executive Director; Dr. Maynard Hogberg, Iowa Cattlemen's Foundation Board; Mary Greiman, Iowa Cattlemen's Foundation.
Tyson Gift Supports Beef Up Iowa At Iowa State University

A gift from Tyson Foods will provide 80,000 meals to food insecure Iowans through Beef Up Iowa. The Iowa Cattlemen’s Foundation accepted a $50,000 donation from Tyson Foods on October 13.

3 months ago
Western Landowners Urge Trump to Sign ACE Act

The America's Conservation Enhancement (ACE) Act advances several provisions that recognize and address the challenges ranchers face in managing land for livestock and wildlife.

3 months ago
Sullivan County 4-H and FFA Youth Livestock Sale on Sept. 21, 2020, Milan, MO.
Auction Outreach Beyond the Block

Livestock auctions have been a source of economic opportunity and community morale for decades, and this year auctions continue to invest in the health and longevity of their communities.

3 months ago
Ryder Day with the 2020 Fort Worth Stock Show Grand Champion Steer
Fort Worth Stock Show Cancelled For 2021

The 2021 Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo, which attracts 1.2 million guests, exhibitors and competitors, has been cancelled in a unanimous decision by the executive committee.

3 months ago
Rainbolt Ranch, Texas
Molly McAdams Named Executive VP of Texas Beef Council

Molly K. McAdams, Ph.D., has joined the Texas Beef Council (TBC) as its new executive vice president. She replaces Richard Wortham, who will retire in December after 30 years with TBC.

3 months ago
New Zealand cattle
New Zealand Sheep and Beef Farms Close to Being Carbon Neutral

A study at Auckland University of Technology (AUT) estimates the woody vegetation on New Zealand sheep and beef farms is offsetting between 63 percent and 118 percent of their on-farm agricultural emissions.

3 months ago
EMPYR Premier Forages
Alta Seeds Introduces EMPYR™ Premier Sorghum Forages

Alta Seeds introduces EMPYR™ Premier Forages, a complete line of forage sorghum, sudangrass and sorghum-sudan hybrids.

3 months ago