Stories tagged: beef
Thu., Jan. 26, 2017, 9:55 a.m.
American beef boom is probably over, squeezing Tyson Foods
The U.S. beef boom is probably over. Thanks to tightening animal supplies and tepid demand, companies including Tyson Foods, the largest U.S. meat processor, and Cargill are facing plunging profits …
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016, 10:34 a.m.
McDonald’s testing the use of fresh beef in some burgers
McDonald’s is testing the use of fresh, never frozen beef for its Quarter Pounder hamburgers.
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016, 9:57 a.m.
Drug-resistant salmonella linked to Wisconsin calves
Federal and state health officials say a multistate outbreak of salmonella bacteria that is resistant to several drugs has been linked to infected dairy bull calves purchased in Wisconsin.
Fri., Aug. 5, 2016, 11:14 a.m.
Sue Lani Madsen: Brazilian beef decision highlights power struggles behind trade pacts
The decision by the United States to allow fresh beef imports from Brazil threatens the cattle industry in this country.
Thu., May 12, 2016, 1:20 p.m.
McDonald’s testing fresh beef at 14 Dallas restaurants
McDonald’s says it’s testing fresh beef at 14 restaurants in Dallas, but that it’s too early to say whether fresh beef could replace its frozen patties nationally. The Oak Brook, …
Fri., Oct. 9, 2015, 3:41 p.m.
Research beefing up steaks, hamburgers with healthy omega-3s
Health-conscious consumers might be persuaded to eat more beef if it was fortified with heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids naturally found in salmon and walnuts, according to researchers and some ranchers …
Sat., Jan. 3, 2015, midnight
Where’s the beef? Could be scarce in new federal diet guidelines
WASHINGTON – For years, the government has been issuing guidelines about healthy eating choices. Now, a panel that advises the Agriculture Department is ready to recommend that you be told …
Sun., Sept. 15, 2013, midnight
Frustrated by regulations, ranchers build slaughterhouse co-op
Ed Gross thinks connoisseurs of the “Eat Local” movement would jump at the chance to buy his beef. He manages about 300 head of Black Angus cattle for Spokane Hutterian …
Mon., Aug. 27, 2012, 7:24 a.m.
Calif. slaughterhouse gets USDA approval to reopen
HANFORD, Calif. — Officials at a California slaughterhouse shut down because of cruelty and food safety allegations said it has been given federal permission to reopen.
Mon., Oct. 10, 2011, midnight
Local producers see rise in exports to South Korea if pact OK’d
Dick Coon wants to expand his Eastern Washington cattle ranch in hopes that one day his son will come back to run the family operation. If a trade agreement with …
Wed., June 9, 2010, midnight
Marinated flank shines in sandwich
This ginger-soy marinated flank steak can be grilled and enjoyed on its own or turned into this Asian-inspired sandwich by surrounding it with crunchy toasts, sweet and spicy mayo and …
Wed., March 1, 1995, midnight
Bearish Bull Market Wary Ranchers Hold Down Bids At Northwest’s Premier Bull Auction
Jim Hall of Chehalis, Wash., uses a vacuum to clean his Angus bull before selling it Tuesday at the Cowman’s Classic. Photo by Dan Pelle/The Spokesman-Review