Ag News: Speaker at ’22 Cattle Industry Conference
** "Everything is bigger in Texas," and that includes the speaker lineup for the 2022 Cattle Industry Convention & NCBA Trade Show February 1-3, in Houston.
According to www.agrimarketing.com, the convention will kick off February 1, with Buzz Brainard, host of Music Row Happy Hour, back by popular demand, and well known on SiriusXM radio, Animal Planet and the Discovery Channel.
The Opening General Session will pack a punch with legendary boxer and famous griller George Foreman.
**The U.S. Roundtable for Sustainable Beef joins the “Trust In Beef” program as a founding partner and technical advisor.
Trust In Beef is a new effort to empower beef producers to accelerate the adoption of their sustainability journey and provide consumers with real-life proof of the continuously improving environmental performance of beef.
The program is led by Farm Journal‘s social purpose division, Trust In Food, and its industry leading beef brand, Drovers.
**Perdue Farms is delivering $150,000 and 160,000 servings of chicken products to Kentucky residents impacted by the recent tornado outbreak.
The funds are going to the United Way of Kentucky Tornado Relief Fund and the meals are going to Feeding America, Kentucky's Heartland.
Perdue's response is made possible through its "Delivering Hope To Our Neighbors" initiative focused in part on disaster relief, and improving quality of life and building stronger communities.
You can find the resource page at kyagr.com/tornado/.