MBC Office Building October 2022

about the minnesota beef council:

“The Minnesota Beef Council is dedicated to strengthening beef demand by responsibly providing a safe, wholesome, healthy and delicious eating experience.”

The Minnesota Beef Council is funded and managed by beef farmers and ranchers. The Council provides beef promotion, marketing, research and education programs for beef and beef products.

Core Strategies and Goals:

  • Protect and Enhance the Business Climate for Beef
  • Grow Consumer Trust in Beef and Beef Production
  • Promote and Strengthen Beef’s Value Proposition
  • Drive Growth in Beef Exports

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MBC 2022 Annual Report 

A summary of state and national beef education, promotion and research programs funded by the $1 per head national beef checkoff program. 

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Are you in the beef or foodservice industry?  Apply now for our 2024 Top of the Class to develop your skills and maximize your impact! Participants will be extensively trained in media interviews, culinary demonstrations, impactful presentations, and social media amongst other topics. To apply, email your application to the Director of Industry Relations, Jon Dilworth, [email protected] by: April 5, 2024

The program schedule is as follows:

  • Session I - June 12 & 13 (St. Paul, MN)
  • Session II - October 23 & 24 (St. Paul, MN)
  • Session III - January 7-10, 2025 (Denver, CO)

"I learned so much at the feedlot and packing tour. By seeing that process, I am better able to talk about those sections of the beef business." - Top of the Class participant

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MBC Office:

5469 US Hwy. 12

PO Box 39


PHONE: (763) 479-1011

FAX: (763) 479-1015

Email: [email protected]

OFFICE HOURS: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM