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Beef

File photo of ground beef patties. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BPI Laying Off 86 After ‘Pink Slime’ Controversy

The maker of the beef product dubbed “pink slime” by critics said Monday it was laying off 86 employees from its corporate office in South Dakota, citing what it calls a misinformation campaign about a product that food-industry experts agree is safe.

05/14/2012

The Nat'l Cattlemen's Assn. teamed up with JB Swift to donate 16,000 lbs. of beef to Feeding Colorado. (credit: CBS)

Ranchers, Meat Packers Give Food Bank Large Donation

Farmers and ranchers from across the country are joining Greeley-based meatpacker JBS USA to donate 16,000 pounds of beef to the Food Bank of the Rockies in Denver.

02/02/2011