Monthly remitters may include auction markets, order buyers, feedlots, and large scale direct marketers. Monthly remittance forms are due by the 15th of each month.
Private treaty forms are for Cattle owners who are selling directly to other cattle owners or to consumers need to remit the beef checkoff annually through our private treaty form.
Beef Promotion and Research Act and lays out the specific structure and operational requirements for the beef promotion and research program, or the Beef Checkoff Program
The CBB consist of 100 members, appointed by the Secretary of Agriculture. The Beef Board oversees collection of $1-per-head on all cattle sold in the U.S. and $1-per-head equivalent on imported cattle, beef and beef products. CBB responsible for approving the annual budget for its national checkoff-funded programs.
By law, all producers selling cattle or calves, for any reason and regardless of age or sex, must pay $1-per-head to support beef/veal promotion, research and information
The checkoff program was designed to stimulate others to sell more beef and stimulate consumers to buy more beef. This can be accomplished through initiatives such as consumer advertising, marketing partnerships, public relations, education, research and new-product development.