Federation Media Center

The Federation of State Beef Councils welcomes you to explore our media center. Here you will find the latest news and information from the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association’s Federation Division in Denver, Colo. If you need additional information please contact Walt Barnhart, Director of Federation Communications.

7/7/2017

An Organization's Response to a Vexing Cattle Market

6/12/2017

Beef Checkoff, State Beef Councils Join Forces to Celebrate Beef Jerky Day June 12

5/15/2017

Ibotta Mobile App Campaign a Huge Success for Beef Industry

3/13/2017

Audio with Steve Hanson, Past Chairman

3/13/2017

Audio with Dawn Caldwell, Vice Chair

2/14/2017

Audio with Jerry Effertz, Chairman

1/18/2017

Federation of State Beef Councils Reinforces Successful Ibotta Mobile Commerce Campaign

11/2/2016

Federation of State Beef Councils Earmarks $940,000 for New International, National Beef Demand-Building Efforts

5/31/2016

Bloggers Increase Knowledge of, Interest in Beef Through State Beef Council Pasture to Plate Program

3/3/2016

Audio with Steve Hanson, Federation Chairman

2/11/2015

Federation of State Beef Councils Takes Action at 2015 Annual Meeting

12/23/2014

Foodservice App Helps Educate Key Beef Industry Audience

2/17/2014

Federation of State Beef Councils Sets Course at 2014 Cattle Industry Convention

1/13/2014

State Beef Councils Utilize Federation Initiative Fund to Expand Checkoff Efforts

12/11/2013

Initiative Fund Helps New York Boost Beef in Foodservice Market

12/4/2013

Six State Beef Councils Receive Grants for 2014 Work to Build Beef Demand

12/4/2013

State Beef Councils Add $5.8 Million to National, International Checkoff Efforts

8/13/2013

50 Year History Chronicled in Booklet

8/12/2013

Federation of State Beef Councils Tackles Issues at 2013 Cattle Industry Summer Conference

7/12/2013

Past Foretells Terrific Future for Grassroots Beef Promotion Programs

12/19/2012

Commentary: Historic Involvement of State Councils in National Checkoff Program Helps Assure Link to Grassroots

12/5/2012

Federation of State Beef Councils to Celebrate 50th Anniversary in 2013

11/13/2012

The Power of Partnerships

11/8/2012

Illinois Beef Association: Working Together

10/18/2012

Right Makes Might

10/10/2012

Federation Supplements 2013 Checkoff Programs

10/9/2012

State Beef Councils Supplement Checkoff Program Funding Through Federation of State Beef Councils

9/11/2012

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Additional Information

For more information about the Federation of State Beef Councils contact our staff:

Todd Johnson
Senior Vice President
Federation Services
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Walt Barnhart
Director of Federation Communications
303-850-3347 
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