Lean Matters: Chronicling Beef's Change from Gate to Plate


Accurate nutrient data is the cornerstone of all nutrition research. Farmers, ranchers, packers, processors, retailers, researchers, nutrition professionals, and even consumers have worked together to help shape the evolution of today‚Äôs leaner beef.  This publication, a distinctive public private collaboration, describes the changes along the beef supply chain that have led to the growing number of lean cuts.