Tag Archives: spotlight2

USA Today editorial by Dr. Russell Cross: LFTB is 100% beef

Dr. Russell Cross, Department of Animal Science at Texas A&M University and former administrator of USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service,  provides continued support for the safety of lean finely textured beef. In this USA Today editorial, Cross reiterates that “LFTB is 100% beef, plain and simple.”

Continue Reading

Why is Ammonia Used in Some Foods

Ammonia is essential for life. This naturally occurring substance is found in virtually all life forms, from plants to animals to humans. Life could not have evolved and cannot survive without it. Ammonia, in the form of ammonium hydroxide, is naturally found in beef, other proteins, and virtually all foods. It is widely used in […]

Continue Reading