Beef’s Benefits Showcased at Women’s Health Expo

Posted by Misty Martin on April 1, 2016

More than 500 people attended the 5th Annual Ignite Women’s Health Expo held at Seton Medical Center Williamson in Round Rock, Texas where the Texas Beef Council (TBC) was on hand sharing the positive benefits of beef in the diet. The TBC’s registered dietitian, Hawley Poinsett, spoke with attendees and encouraged everyone to participate in the beef checkoff’s Protein Challenge. TBC also shared healthy beef recipes and samples of the delicious Beef Sirloin and Brussel Sprouts recipe.

###

The Texas Beef Council (TBC) conducts the $1 per head national checkoff program for Texas beef producers and is also the contractor for the Beef Promotion Research Council of Texas (BPRCT), which administers the $1 per head Texas state checkoff program. TBC’s mission is to increase beef demand in the state through programs of beef promotion, research and education. TBC also helps fund national and international beef checkoff programs to increase marketing opportunities around the globe. The BPRCT’s mission is to improve Texas producer profitability by strengthening and expanding beef demand. The TBC and the BPRCT are directed by a 20-member board of cattlemen and women representing the state’s beef producers. For more information on this and other checkoff-funded programs, please visit TexasBeefCheckoff.com or call 800- 846-4113.

###