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Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef Never Uses LFTB

Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef Never Uses LFTB  Huntsville, Texas (March 12, 2012)- A recent ABC News report brought   attention to the use of Lean Finely Textured Beef or LFTB, referred to as “Pink Slime,” by some beef producers as a … Continue reading

2009 Beef Winners

Shoppers win Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef Congratulations to these lucky steak-lovers received $250 of Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef by registering to win prizes during promotions by the Texas Beef Council! Lisa Hanson of Hudson Oaks, Texas visiting the Texas Beef Council … Continue reading

Beef and Baseball Sweepstakes Winner

Huntsville, Texas, July 5, 2011– Nolan Ryan’s Beef is pleased to announce our Grand Prize winner of the Nolan Ryan’s Beef and Baseball Bonanza, Daniela Hernandez of Grand Prairie, Texas. Daniela and three of her guests were treated to a night … Continue reading

Beef Recall- PFP Enterprises

February 10, 2014- Reports have surfaced of a beef recall that is affecting grocery retailers and restaurants in Texas, Arizona, Oklahoma and Puerto Rico. Nolan Ryan Beef is not in any way a part of this recall and our company … Continue reading

Cowboys & Indians Feature

Nolan Ryan is a true Texas cowboy, a cattle raiser and beef producer. Read the cover story about Nolan’s passion for baseball and beef in the October issue of Cowboys & Indians magazine. Watch the live interview with Gregory L. … Continue reading

Current and Projected Growth Leads Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef To Strengthen Staff and Hire Company’s First Controller

Huntsville, TX – Jan. 8, 2013- Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef kicks off the New Year by adding a new position to the staff structure and welcoming Paul Stroade as the company’s first controller. “Due to current and projected growth, we … Continue reading

Enter to Win: Nolan Ryan’s Beef & Baseball Bonanza

Huntsville, Texas, April 8, 2011 – The first chorus of “Take me out the ballgame” signals the start of grilling season for the team at Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef. This season, fans of Nolan’s tasty all-natural beef can sign up … Continue reading

Fort Worth Favorite Tommy’s Hamburger Grill Now Serves Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural, Never Frozen Beef

Huntsville, Texas (Aug. 23, 2012) – Nolan Ryan Beef is now the exclusive provider of all-natural, never frozen beef to the famed Fort Worth establishment, Tommy’s Hamburger Grill. A staple in the community for nearly 30 years Tommy’s Hamburger selected … Continue reading

Gregory Smith Joins Nolan Ryan’s Beef Team

  January 25, 2010 — Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef announced Gregory E. Smith has been named Vice President of Operations. The company has a full line of all-natural fresh beef and other premium beef products including sausage and frozen items. … Continue reading

New Frozen, Fully Cooked Patties

Anyone who’s been disappointed in frozen hamburger patties is in for a great-tasting treat with the new frozen burger patties from Nolan Ryan’s Guaranteed Tender Beef. What consumers gain in convenience is often lost in the eating experience. Not so … Continue reading

New Nolan Ryan’s Hickory Smoked Beef Franks

HUNTSVILLE, Tex., July 1, 2010 – Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef is expanding their product line with Hickory Smoked Beef Franks. These fully-cooked all-beef franks are made from the finest beef available and are just in time for 4th of July … Continue reading

New Nolan Ryan’s Premium Reserve Beef for Kroger

Kroger and Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef are introducing a new line of fresh, all-natural beef to the Kroger meat department. Recognizing that consumers are increasingly looking for healthful natural and organic products, Nolan Ryan’s Premium Reserve brand is beef the way … Continue reading

New Packaging

New Case-Ready Packaging Extends Shelf Life for Retailers HUNTSVILLE, Tex., November 3, 2006 – Nolan Ryan’s Guaranteed Tender Beef has introduced new case-ready packaging to ensure the quality and safety of their complete line of all natural, fresh ground beef and … Continue reading

Nolan is Missouri Child’s Hero

When eight-year-old Halen Hoflander was born, Nolan Ryan had just been inducted into the MLB Hall of Fame. While the second-grader didn’t have the fortune of watching Nolan on the mound, his mom was a fastballer fan who tuned into … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan All-Natural Beef Choice of New Argentine Rastaurant, Tierra del Fuego

Huntsville, Texas (April 10, 2014) Nolan Ryan All-Natural Beef has recently been selected by Tierra del Fuego Restaurante Argentino to provide beef for their Sugarland, Texas location.  The award- winning restaurant is the first of its kind in the continental … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan Beef Adds Beef Brisket Sausage to the Line Up

Huntsville, Texas (July 8, 2013) — Nolan Ryan Beef has added a Brisket Sausage to its line of products now available at Kroger stores throughout Texas and Louisiana, announced Nolan Ryan Beef CEO Charlie Bradbury. Made with 100% all-beef brisket, … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan Beef Announces New Partnership to Supply Beef To Johnny Carino’s Restaurants Across the Nation

Huntsville, Texas – Jan. 29, 2012 – Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef is proud to announce Johnny Carino’s Italian restaurant as the company’s newest foodservice client. Nolan Ryan Beef is now available at Johnny Carino’s in more than 65 cities and … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan Beef Expands Premium Line and Launches Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Grass Fed Beef

Huntsville, Texas (May 24, 2012)- Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef is proud to announce the launch of a new premium beef line, Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Grass Fed Beef.   Nolan Ryan’s Grass Fed Beef offers superior beef cuts from cattle raised exclusively on pastures in the USA.  … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan Exclusive Partner with Super S

South Texas retailer converts stores to branded program HUNTSVILLE, Tex., May 29, 2007 – Banking on consumers’ growing interest in natural and organic foods, San Antonio-based Super S Foods has teamed up with Nolan Ryan’s Guaranteed Tender Meats as the … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan Featured in Working Ranch Magazine

Nolan talks about his ranching operation and his commitment to consumers who buy his beef in a feature article in a recent issue of Working Ranch magazine. Working Ranch Article

Nolan Ryan Kicks off GO TEXAN Restaurant Round-Up

HOUSTON, Texas – Nolan Ryan, Texas rancher and former Houston Astro kicked off the GO TEXAN Restaurant Round-Up along with Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples. The Round-Up, held Sept. 28-Oct 2, is the only statewide, weeklong dine-out event in Texas, which highlights restaurants … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan Promotes U.S. Beef in Japan

(July 23, 2007) Last week, Hall-of-fame baseball pitcher and rancher Nolan Ryan traveled to Japan to share two things he is passionate about: American baseball and beef. Ryan was there to participate in American Meat Month, a set of activities conducted by … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan to Commence Texas Steak Cookoff

Huntsville, TX (May 14, 2013) – Nolan Ryan, hall of fame pitcher and part owner of Nolan Ryan’s All Natural Beef, will kick off the 10th annual Texas Steak Cookoff on Saturday, May 18, in historic downtown Hico, Texas.  According … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef and Black-eyed Pea Unite to End Childhood Hunger in Texas

Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef and Black-eyed Pea Unite to End Childhood Hunger in Texas   Huntsville, Texas – Sept. 17, 2012 – Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef is partnering with Black-eyed Pea to help end childhood hunger in Texas with Share … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef to Sponsor the Southwest’s Largest and Best Steak Cookoff, The Texas Steak Cookoff

Huntsville, TX (May 17, 2012) – Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef is proud to sponsor the Texas Steak Cookoff for the 2nd year in a row.  As one of the Southwest’s largest steak cookoffs, the Texas Steak Cookoff draws amateur grillers from all … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan’s Beef & Texas Burger

Huntsville, Texas, May 3, 2011- With the warmer weather upon us there is nothing like the smell of juicy Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural hamburgers on a grill. Fans of Nolan Ryan’s Beef can now add another restaurant to the list of foodservice … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan’s Beef Helps at ALS Walk

The Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef team fired up the grill for the ALS Walk in Victoria, Texas. Each year, the Walk to Defeat ALS brings communities together in the fight against Lou Gehrig’s Disease. Nolan Ryan’s Beef proudly sponsored the Walk … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan’s Beef Sizzles at Texas Restaurant Show

Hot from the grill, the smell of Nolan Ryan’s savory, all-natural burgers and steaks wafted through the air during the 2009 Southwest Foodservice Expo held June 28-30 at the Dallas Convention Center. As the largest foodservice tradeshow in the region, Expo brings together all … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan’s Introduces All-Beef Smoked Sausage

HUNTSVILLE, Tex., September 3, 2009 – Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef is expanding with a new line of smoked sausages just in time to wrap up summer grilling with Labor Day and ring in tailgating season! Made from fresh, not frozen, ingredients, … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef Adds Restaurateur to Board

Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef, an operation of Nolan Ryan Beef, has added Creed Ford III to the board of directors. Ford brings more than 30 years of experience in the restaurant and casual dining industry. “Creed Ford’s experience, creativity and … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef Announces K-Bob’s Steakhouse As Company’s Latest Foodservice Partner

Huntsville, Texas – April 1, 2013 – Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef continues to enhance their presence in the foodservice industry, the company announced today that it is now the foodservice partner for all K-Bob’s Steakhouse locations in Colorado, New Mexico, … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef Celebrates Foodservice Client’s 40th Anniversary

Huntsville, Texas – January 9, 2012 – Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef is proud to celebrate the 40th anniversary of foodservice client Texas Burger by offering specialty coupons available through February 2013. Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef and Texas Burger are currently … Continue reading


Huntsville, TX (May 30, 2013) – Nolan Ryan’s Hickory Smoked Beef Franks, the official hot dog of the Texas Rangers, is now available in 41 Sam’s Club stores, including locations in Houston and the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, announced Charlie Bradbury, … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef Experiences Growth, Hires Texas A&M Graduate

Huntsville, Texas (Aug. 2, 2012) – Nolan Ryan Beef continues to build its client roster, and as a result recently added Alyx Tschirhart as the Nolan Ryan Beef order coordinator. Tschirhart will have daily interaction with clients and vendors and … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef Introduces New Packaging

Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef Introduces New Packaging HUNTSVILLE, Tex., August 11, 2009 – Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef is debuting new, smaller packages of fully cooked burger patties and mini-burger patties (sliders). The new packages will feature an updated look, resealable … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef Selected as the Foodservice Partner For New Restaurant Concept, Pantego Bay Gulf Coast Café

Huntsville, Texas – March 28, 2013 – Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef has been selected as the foodservice partner for the new concept of Pantego Bay Gulf Coast Café. The restaurant will be located at 2233 West Park Row in Pantego, … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef Welcomes New VP of Operations and VP of Sales and Marketing- Company Growth Spurs Leadership Changes

Huntsville, TX – October 19, 2012 – Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef has hired 42-year industry veteran Ken Henk as vice president of operations and promoted Terry Smith to vice president of sales and marketing, announced Charlie Bradbury, president and CEO of … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan’s Beef and Black-Eyed Pea

HUNTSVILLE, Tex., August 11, 2010 – Nolan Ryan’s Beef is now being featured in several menu items at Black-Eyed Pea restaurants in Texas.  Black-Eyed Pea is known for serving great-tasting, home-style meals. The restaurant and Nolan Ryan’s Beef have strong … Continue reading

Nolan Ryan’s Beef Now Available at Sun Harvest and SuperTarget

HUNTSVILLE, Tex., June 30, 2010 – Nolan Ryan’s Beef is teaming up with two new retail partners, Sun Harvest and SuperTarget, just in time for the 4th of July and summer grilling season. Nolan Ryan’s Guaranteed Tender Beef will be … Continue reading

Now Serving at Rangers Ballpark

Enjoy Baseball and Beef this Season  Fans of the Texas Rangers will have more in store when they head to the Rangers Ballpark in Arlington next week for the season-opening game against the Baltimore Orioles. Not only will former Ranger, … Continue reading

Online Beef Coupons from Nolan Ryan

Kroger shoppers can click and save with beef coupons from Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef currently available at  “We know that great taste and great value are important to our customers so we’re glad to offer an easy for for … Continue reading

Roy Flora of Flatonia, TX Wins Baseball

As fans of Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef sign up for our e-newsletter, we put names in a hat and their draw for a baseball autographed by Nolan!  Our most recent winner is Roy Flora of Flatonia, Texas.  Congratulations to Roy! … Continue reading

Sample Nolan’s Beef at Tailgate

Saturday, May 31, 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Calling all Rangers and Nolan Ryan fans! If you haven’t tried the Official Beef of the Texas Rangers, now’s your chance! In partnership with the Texas Beef Council, we’ll be on-site at Rangers Stadium on Saturday, May … Continue reading

Texas Rangers Cook-Up Partnership with Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef

Huntsville, Texas (January 15, 2012) – Nolan Ryan’s All-Natural Beef has been selected as the exclusive hot dog and official beef provider for the Texas Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, Texas. Beginning with the 2013 season, fans will be served all … Continue reading

Tips from Ruth Ryan on the Family Training Table

How to make sit-down dinners and busy sports schedules mix. Huntsville, Tex., September 23, 2006 – Sports rank high on the list of excuses for missing the family meal. Whether it’s a matter of the kids having a big game … Continue reading

Todd Troutt Wins Top Prize in Summer Backyard BBQ Giveaway

Keller, Texas – Nolan Ryan’s Beef helped promote grilling with beef by partnering with the Texas Beef Council’s summer beef promotion. Todd Troutt or Keller, Texas (pictured with Stacy Woods, Kroger Store #516) was the winer of $250 of Nolan Ryan’s Premium Reserve All-Natural … Continue reading

Traditions & Values Guide Gift Giving

The gift-giving season is nearly here! Already stores are lining their shelves with holiday merchandise hoping to cash in on a more positive attitude among shoppers. For most consumers, 2009 is a year for getting back to the basics. Staycations … Continue reading