Today’s beef producer is not just responsible for raising quality beef. Everyone involved in the agricultural industry is an educator as well, helping inform consumers about the practice of producing their food. One often-discussed topic is the use of implants as a growth enhancement.
We have talked to consumers quite a bit about what we do,” says David Ast, manager at Irsik and Doll’s Gray County Feedyard in Cimarron, Kan. “The people I’ve talked to know we have a safe food supply. Very simply, the people who don’t produce a wholesome product are going to be out of business. The only kind of people that are going to be around are the ones who are taking care of the cattle.
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