Tag Archives: Beef Industry

Ranchers Approve Added Charge for Cattle Sales in Texas

Every time a cow is sold in Texas, a dollar of that sale goes to industry groups that use it to promote and research beef. It’s part of a national program called the “beef checkoff,” and that charge will now … Continue reading

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Low Turnout for Texas Beef Checkoff Vote

Last week ranchers went to the polls over the proposed Texas Beef Checkoff – a program that would use money chipped in from cattle producers to help promote the Texas beef industry. Voter turnout numbers are now in from the … Continue reading

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Texas Beef Industry Looking for New Marketing Dollars, but Some Feel Left Out

Texas ranchers are voting this week on a proposed new marketing program for the state’s beef industry. Most of the industry’s big players back the measure, and it seems likely to pass. Ranchers have already been paying into national marketing … Continue reading

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Texas Ranchers to Vote on Producer-Funded Marketing & Research Program

Voting for the proposed Texas Beef Checkoff Program kicks off Monday (June 2) – ranchers across the state will be deciding whether to set up a producer-funded program that would work to promote the industry in Texas, alongside research and education … Continue reading

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