Beef Header Image

USDA's Role In The Checkoff

Congress created a governmental entity – the Beef Board – to carry out the Beef Act’s program, and the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture elaborated upon the powers and duties set out in the Act with development of the Beef Order. Congress delegated to USDA the responsibility for implementation and oversight of the Beef Promotion and Research Act and all associated beef checkoff programs. 

For more information, go to USDA-AMS

® Copyright 2014 Cattlemen's Beef Board. Beeg Checkoff LogoFunded by the Beef Checkoff.
Internal links within this website are funded and maintained by the Beef Checkoff Program.
Outgoing links may be to websites maintained by third parties not funded by the checkoff.