Lawsuit Accuses Nation's Top Meatpackers Of Conspiring To Boost The Price Of BeefA class action lawsuit filed over the weekend accuses the nation’s top meatpackers -- Cargill, JBS, National Beef, and Tyson -- of conspiring to artificially increase the price of beef and thereby boost their profit margins.
6.5 Million Pounds Of Beef Recalled Due To Possible SalmonellaAn investigation identified 57 people from 16 states who were sickened from the meat.
Ground Beef Prices Hit Two-Year LowFor the last several months, the cost of ground beef has dropped steadily. The most recent data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics has the price of ground beef around $3.70 a pound.
Good Question: How's Fat Content Determined In Ground Beef?Grilling season is here, and that means shoppers will be deciding between 80-percent and 90-percent lean-ground beef. You can actually buy ground beef as low as 70-percent lean, and that had some viewers wondering just how they determine fat content.
Good Question: How Much Red Meat Should We Be Eating? After decades of research, the World Health Organization announced on Monday that processed meats such as hot dogs, bacon and cold cuts raise the risk of cancer.
Prices For Beef Chipotle Burritos Expected To RiseYou could soon be paying more for your favorite Chipotle burrito. According to the website, Eater, steak and barbacoa at Chipotle will cost you a little more thanks to a rise in beef prices.
Businessman Convicted Of Fraud Over Halal Beef ExportsAn Iowa businessman was found guilty Monday of exporting beef products to Malaysia and Indonesia that didn't meet those countries' strict religious-based slaughter standards.
Meat Prices Fluxuating With Father's Day, Fourth Of July AheadIf you're going to be grilling out as we officially start summer on Father's Day or are getting ready for the Fourth of July, expect certain meats to be more expensive.
Manny's Steakhouse Named One Of The World's BestManny's Steakhouse is one of the best places in the world to gnaw into a juicy steak, according to Men's Journal. The journal placed Manny's in its "10 Best Steakhouses In The World" list, which includes steakhouses in cities like New York City, London, Paris and Buenos Aires.
Ex-Manager Cooperated In US Inquiry Of Halal Beef SupplierA manager who was fired from a halal beef supplier charged with deceiving Muslim customers has been cooperating with prosecutors under a plea deal that may keep him out of prison, court records show.
Memorial Day Cookouts May Be Costly As Meat Prices IncreaseCookouts may be a little bit more expensive this Memorial Day. With the holiday weekend coming up it's time to start thinking about how to celebrate, but you may want to skip the cookouts this year as the price of meat is going up.
Beef Prices Are The Highest They've Been In 27 YearsPeople are getting sticker shock when shopping for beef at the local grocery story. Beef prices are the highest they've been in 27 years. The experts say it's all because of supply and demand.
Beef Prices Highest In 27 YearsIf beef is what's for dinner at your house, it's going to cost you more. Beef prices are the highest they've been in 27 years. Fewer cattle, drought and cold weather are all contributing to push prices to an average of $5.04 per pound in January Penny Jernberg, general manager of the 5-8 Club in Minneapolis, says the demand for her restaurant's trademark juicy Lucy burger is steady, while prices for the main ingredient are climbing.
Farm Fields Turn Dry In Central, Eastern Minn. Cornfields and pastures are drying out in parts of central and eastern Minnesota, and some cattle producers are starting to thin out their herds to cut costs.
US Beef Prices Heating UpThe sizzle you hear on the grill could be record high prices we're now paying for beef, which couldn't come at a worse time: The start of summer grilling season.