Ground Beef

Cargill's Michael Martin on the slow volume growth of finely textured beef:

Record beef prices see FTB volumes increase, albeit slowly: Cargill

Is finely textured beef staging a comeback?

By Maggie Hennessy

Could record ground beef prices in the US mean a return to finely textured beef (FTB)? 

“We found that, when we explained—what FTB is, how it produced and what the value is—consumers have no issues with the USDA-approved product or process,

Cargill rolls out finely textured beef labels

By Maggie Hennessy

Citing increased consumer and retailer demand for transparency, Cargill rolled out labels on all consumer and bulk ground beef products containing finely textured beef (FTB) starting Jan. 20, 2014. The label “Contains Finely Textured Beef” is printed...

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