May is beef month!

May is Beef Month in Nebraska and we're celebrating the impact of the beef community in our state. Below are resources and content that you can use when developing your own Beef Month publications. If you would like to set up an interview with a local beef cattle rancher or a staff member at the Nebraska Beef Council, click the link below. 

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Beef Month Articles

Moes Feedlot

Nebraska Beef & Ag Facts

Nebraska is the #1 commercial red meat production state in the country. Learn more on why Nebraska has earned the nickname "The Beef State."

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Beef Recipes & Photos

The Nebraska Beef Council has a large library of beef recipes and photography you are welcome to use. We just ask that any content be credited with "Photos/recipes courtesy of the Beef Checkoff." Below are some examples or you can search the Beef. It's What's For Dinner recipe database. To download hi-res images, go to the specific recipe page and look for the image download link on the right side of the page. For questions on recipes or beef photography, contact Adam Wegner.

Maple Bacon Beer Burger

Maple-Bacon Beer Burger

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Cowboy Beef Stew

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Summertime Beef Meatloaf

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One-Dish Beef Stroganoff Step Shot

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Champagne Steak Salad with Blue Cheese

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Hearty Beef Roast

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Cattle Production Photography

Beef Month is a great time to celebrate those who raise beef cattle in Nebraska. Below are a few images representing cattle production. If you are looking for specific cattle production image, contact Adam Wegner. Please credit the Beef Checkoff when using any of these images.

Info Graphics

Info graphics are a great way to tell beef's sustainability and nutrition story. Please credit the Beef Checkoff when distributing this content. 

retail cuts

Retail Cut Charts

A list of the retail beef cuts available in most grocery stores.


Protein comparison

May FY18 social posts

A comparison of the protein found in beef versus other foods.


Beef Primal cuts

A simple breakdown of the beef primal cuts.


Top 10 Nutrients

Health Professional Fact Sheets

A look at the top nutrients found in beef.


Fact Vs Myth

Lifecycle Infographic 2018 FINAL

A comparison of facts and myths surrounding beef's sustainability.