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Beef Bits

Jun 27, 2008
Tenderness may soon have test Depending on the outcome of research being conducted by USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS), claims of "tender" beef may soon have to be verifiable, according to AMS Livestock and Meat Marketing Specialist Kerry Smith. The agency is busy working on the feasibility of setting objective standards of tenderness, and has had four subcommittees working on key elements of the issue since March 2007. Several universities, representatives from i...

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