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Pork And Beef Cut Names Set To Change
2013-04-10 18:22:04

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online With grilling season heating up, the US meat industry is overhauling its nomenclature for various cuts of meat. As a joint effort by the National Pork Board and the National Cattlemen's Beef Association, the updates to the Uniform Retail Meat Identification Standards (URMIS) are designed to “increase consumer confidence by simplifying common names for meat and offer shoppers consistent, easy-to-follow preparation...

2010-10-21 17:03:00

AMES, Iowa, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Extended online tests of a newly developed instrument grading system for pork carcasses (www.biotronics-inc.com/bioqscan_rd.pdf) demonstrate its ability to differentiate pork loins relative to marbling levels. Researchers have long shown that marbling in the pork loin adds significantly to juiciness and flavor of chops. A recent journal research article supported by researchers at Colorado State University and Ohio State University also found a positive...

2009-01-27 08:15:00

DES MOINES, Iowa, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- As consumers seek to stretch their dollars further, home cooking is enjoying a homecoming. Now more than ever, families are saving money by serving up low-cost meals at home. In fact, according to the "Affordable Meals Survey" conducted by the National Pork Board, 70 percent of Americans say they're eating out less to save money.(1) In addition, 64 percent also note they plan to look for low-cost meal options.(2) What savvy shoppers may be...

2008-12-18 14:11:38

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is warning people not to eat Old Style-brand pork loin chops or chicken breasts due to possible contamination. The CFIA said Old Style Smoked Pork Loin Chops and Old Style Thin Sliced Chicken Breasts might be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, a bacterium that can cause the food borne illness listeriosis. The chops bearing UPC 6 28292 800045 2 display a Best Before date of "09JA23, while the chicken breasts bear UPC 6 28292 50002 4 and a Best Before...

2008-06-25 03:02:31

MOVIE hellraiser Colin Farrell looks lean and mean as he runs up a Malibu beach. The Irishman showed off his superfit body as he came out of the water after a swim yesterday. The heart-throb has obviously been keeping off the spare ribs. (c) 2008 Daily Record; Glasgow (UK). Provided by ProQuest Information and Learning. All rights Reserved.

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