COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Are you hungry? May is National Beef Month!
On Saturday morning, food and life-style expert Parker Wallace joined the New Leader 9 morning team to talk about celebrating this month by eating beef for breakfast, lunch and dinner!
Fun facts about National Beef Month:
- It's not just National Beef Month, it's Georgia Beef Month!
- The cattle industry plays a prominent role in agriculture throughout the state. There are cattle in every county in Georgia (159) and it is the 6th largest commodity
- There are 15,000 beef cattle operations in Georgia.
- Beef is an excellent source of protein, zinc and vitamin B12. 3 oz. of lean beef is only 160 calories.
For more on Parker's recipes, food and tips, click here.