September 16, 2014

Dip in beef prices not necessarily in response to pink slime controversy

Mary Lou Peter
K-State Research and Extension
Given recent historic highs in cattle prices, it shouldn’t have been surprising to see values dip somewhat during March, but consumer response to news of lean, finely textured beef in the nation’s meat …

Brownback has beef with pink slime naysayers

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Gov. Sam Brownback may have a beef with signs in a local grocery store.
The signs alert customers that the store’s beef does not contain an additive called “pink slime,” also known as Lean Finely Textured Beef …

Brownback urges stores to continue selling beef that contains ‘pink slime’

Danedri Thompson

dthompson@gardnernews.com

Gov. Sam Brownback may have a beef with signs posted in the local grocery store. The signs alert customers that the store’s beef does not contain an additive called “pink slime,” also known as Lean Finely Textured …