May is Beef Month in Nebraska!

May is Beef Month - a great time to recognize the importance of the beef industry in our state and to celebrate the farmers and ranchers who work hard every day to raise & care for cattle while preserving the land and environment. Join us in celebration by enjoying one of our delicious beef recipes or meeting a Nebraska rancher through the rancher profile section.

Beef News Articles

Nebraska Beef Passport

The 2023 Nebraska Beef Passport now includes both restaurants and meat processors... 

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Social Media Beef Sweepstakes

FY23 Brand Anthem "Food Truck"

The Nebraska Beef Council is asking consumers to share their photos and experiences while enjoying beef this summer as part of their latest beef promotion. 

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Tastng Beef like never before

Registered Dietitians and other professionals participate in a blind tasting of beef plates at the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics...

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Beef demand remains strong report says

Summertime Beef Meatloaf

According to the newly released “Today’s Beef Consumer” report from the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, demand for beef continues to remain strong.

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A Lettter From NBC Board Director Rosemary Anderson

Open Meat Case Display

Greetings from lower Grant County, Nebraska.  Last week I took a break from our calving lots to attend the Unified Export Strategies meeting with the US Meat Export Federation... 

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Beef Checkoff Helps Expand Global Beef Demand

The Nebraska Beef Council is a longtime supporter of international marketing efforts for U.S. beef. According to USDA data compiled by the U.S. Meat Export Federation... 

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Grilling tips

Grilling is a popular method for preparing steak, but it can worry a lot of beginner cooks. Follow these steps & you’ll find grilling is easy and—most importantly—very satisfying.

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Beef on a budget

Beef, Sweet Peppers and Mushroom Kabobs with Cucumber Yogurt Sauce

Beef is delicious, nutritious and easy to prepare. Explore some budget-friendly recipes, leftover ideas and cooking tips to make the most out of any meal.

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Nebraska Producers win BQA Awards

The Nebraska BQA program made a big splash at the presentation of the 2023 National BQA awards winning four of the five categories.

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Nebraska Beef & Ag facts

Nebraska is one of the top commercial red meat production states in the country. Learn more on why Nebraska has earned the nickname "The Beef State."

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Nebraska Grazing Lands

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Beef recipes and photos


Beef & Vegetable Fried Rice

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Sirloin Steak Kabobs

Classic Beef Kabobs

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Cowboy Skirt Steak

Cowboy Marinated Skirt Steak with Corn Salad

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sheetpan Meatloaf

Easy Sheet Pan Meatloaf and Potatoes

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Beef Brunch Waffles

Savory Beef Brunch Waffles

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beef lasagna

Farm-Ous Beef Lasagna

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One-Dish Stroganoff

One-Dish Beef Stroganoff Step Shot

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Nebraska Recipes

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Meet Nebraska Farmers & Ranchers

Diamond Bar Ranch

meet the jones family

Harry Knobbe Feedyard

meet the knobbe family

Shovel Dot Ranch

meet the buell family

Loseke Feedyards

meet the loseke family

Switzer Ranch

Weber Feedyards