Online Education Resources for Beef
Need beef cookery "how-to" videos? Basics About Beef booklet online? Food safety information? Having a discussion about beef issues in the news? These links/websites are managed by the beef checkoff and America’s cattle farmers and ranchers.
BUYING AND PREPARING BEEF
Basics About Beef – student booklet. Download a pdf or view online
Interactive Butcher Counter – match the cut of beef to its cookery method. Find recipes and nutritional information.
Facts About Beef – answers to questions about safety, environment, animal care, nutrition
Beef Choices – describes grain-finished, natural, certified organic, grass-finished beef options
Recipe Finder – searchable database with hundreds of beef recipes
Burgers for Every Occasion - 100 ways to build a burger
Kid Friendly Recipes – easy recipes, menu ideas to make family meals healthy and fun
Enriching Family Mealtimes – download this kit to help families learn about the importance of eating together
Beef It's What's For Dinner – hundreds of beef recipes, cooking info and how-to videos
Nutrition information for different age groups
Lean Beef Recipe Search – type beef in the Keyword Search
Using a Meat Thermometer (English and Spanish)
Beef in Foodservice – for foodservice professionals
School lunch recipes – five new recipes for school lunch
HOW WE RAISE CATTLE
Facts about Beef that address current issues in the news and social media related to environment, nutrition, safety and animal care.
Iowa Food & Family Project – learn about food production in Iowa and follow Iowa Girl Eats blogger, Kristin Porter, and Food and Swine blogger Cristen Clark. Sign up for the monthly E-letter to stay up-to-date on news and ev