Fiscal Year 2018 Authorization Requests

(By budget category, as approved by the Beef Promotion Operating Committee on Sept. 13, 2017.)

These Authorization Requests, often referred to as "ARs," map out the work approved for checkoff funding in fiscal 2018, which runs from Oct. 1, 2017 through Sept. 30, 2018. Work is contracted, according to these approved plans, to a total of seven beef organizations, including the American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture; Cattlemen's Beef Board, Meat Import Council of America; National Cattlemen's Beef Association; National Livestock Producers Association; North American Meat Institute; and the U.S. Meat Export Federation.

PROMOTION  Authorization Requests

RESEARCH Authorization Requests

CONSUMER INFORMATION Authorization Requests

INDUSTRY INFORMATION Authorization Requests

FOREIGN MARKETING Authorization Request

PRODUCER COMMUNICATIONS Authorization Request