Terrific news for beef exports in 2013-Mark Jakels is a
fourth generation cattle rancher from Nebraska and the
chairman of the US Meat Export Federation.
Wisconsin Dairy Farmer Keith York of Lake Geneva was
recognized at the Cattle Industry Convention in Nashville for Beef
Quality Assurance. York explains why he was given the
national award. York is also chairman of the Wisconsin
Angie Horkan is Director of Marketing for the
Wisconsin Beef Council. She discusses how the
Beef Council is using social media to reach consumers.
Nancy Degner of the Iowa Beef Council discussing
the selection of four Iowa Cattle Farmers to key roles
in promoting beef through the checkoff program
Weather Outlook from Cattle Industry Convention.
Audio provided by the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association
Iowa County Cattlemen Steve Springer of Linden
on why he attended his first NCBA Trade Show and
Cattle Industry Convention being held in Nashville.
Bob McCann of Victoria, Texas is the new President of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association.
Doctor Keela Retallick is a native of Glen Haven and is currently on staff at Cal Poly State in San Luis Obispo, California. She is an Assistant Professor of Animal Science and a Beef Production Specialist. I interviewed Keela at the Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show in Nashville.
Matt and Mike Blaum and their families recently moved to Galena to open Blaum Bros. Distilling Company. They are using locally grown corn, wheat, rye and barley to produce vodka, gin, moonshine, malt whiskey, bourbon and rye whiskey. For more information go to BlaumBros.com
National Cattlemen’s Beef Association Environmental Counsel discussing the proposed rule regarding definition of waters