May is Beef Month in Iowa. Please join Iowa beef producers in celebrating the month and enjoying the high quality, nutritious, mouth-watering beef that Iowa is known for around the world.
The following information has been developed and funded by the Iowa Beef Industry Council through the Iowa State Beef Checkoff Program.
An "enter-to-win" poster for counties that are giving away beef certificates.
Sign-up forms for counties that are doing an "enter-to-win" giveaway with beef certificates.
If you decide to air one of the following radio commercials, please complete the Radio Usage Form.
Should you decide to air radio commercials, please complete, sign, and forward this downloadable usage form within ONE week of the first air date to the contact provided.
BQA Certified - Beef Quality Assurance is a program that trains farmers and ranchers on best practice cattle management techniques to ensure their animals and the environment are cared for within a standard set of guidelines and regulations across the U.S. beef industry.
Natural - A product containing no artificial ingredient or added color and is only minimally processed.
Grass Fed - Animals spend their whole lives eating grass or forage.
Grain Finished - Animals spend the majority of their lives eating grass or forage and then are finished on grain.
Direct Marketing - Business sells products or services directly to the public, e.g. by mail order or telephone selling, rather than through retailers.
As you work to enhance beef advertising and promotion efforts within your county, consider utilizing the county grant program. This program is funded by the Iowa State Beef Checkoff Program.
Please reach out if there are any additional resources you may need while promoting beef during May.