Monthly Archives: January 2012

Accurate Source for Meat Safety Information

One of the things about the media that bothers me the most is how much inaccurate information is being shared so freely with people—most especially about our livelihood and the industry we work hard for. When I took a journalism … Continue reading

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Who Says You Need Beef in Your Diet? Your Body!

A great source of accurate information about the benefits of including lean beef in our diet can be found at www.beefnutrition.org. The information also points out the importance of including all of the food groups to fulfill our nutritional needs. … Continue reading

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Women I Admire: #4 Amy Poehler, comedianne

Since I am drawn to good comedies, what’s funny in movies, shows, and personalities, and am inspired by other people’s humor (especially comediennes), Amy Poehler is another woman I admire. I turn to different comedy sources for my column writing … Continue reading

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12 Totally Useless Facts You May or May Not Want to Know About Me

  My dad wanted to name me Buck if I would’ve been a boy. When I waited tables in high school I beat the fry cook in an arm wrestling match. My biggest vice is that I like salt way … Continue reading

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Women I Admire: #3 Karen Duffy

Of all the women whom I admire that are on my list Karen Duffy, also known as “Duff,” has held the first place slot the longest. It’s doubtful she’ll be bumped out of that spot either. I’m famous for ripping … Continue reading

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Beef’s New Value Cuts

One of the things I learned a couple of years ago at the Women In Ag conference are the new beef value cuts available. These new cuts are roasts and steaks that fill the price-range and value gap from premium … Continue reading

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Women I Admire: #2 Amy Palmiero-Winters

I was sitting the waiting area of Rapid Diesel when I first learned who Amy Palmeiro-Winters was while waiting for our Dodge pickup to get cleared for take off so I could go home. I had just started taking up running … Continue reading

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