<html> <head> <title>Rule 20:01:01:02 Ground beef, regular ground beef, and chopped beef defined.</title> <META NAME="Keywords" Content="Administrative Rules 20:01:01:02"> <META NAME="Description" Content="Administrative Rules 20:01:01:02 Ground beef, regular ground beef, and chopped beef defined."> <meta name=Generator content="Microsoft Office HTML Filter 2.0"> <meta http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=windows-1252"> <meta name=Originator content="Microsoft Word 10"> <style> <!-- --> </style> </head> <body lang=EN-US> <div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>20:01:01:02.&nbsp;&nbsp;Ground beef, regular ground beef, and chopped beef defined.</b> Ground beef, regular ground beef, and chopped beef shall consist of chopped fresh beef, with or without the addition of beef fat and seasoning, and shall contain not more than 30 percent fat. If hearts are added, the product shall be labeled as &quot;ground beef with heart added.&quot; The ratio of moisture to protein shall not exceed 3.5.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Source:</b> 7 SDR 14, effective August 21, 1980; 11 SDR 50, effective October&nbsp; 14, 1984; 12 SDR 151, 12 SDR 155, effective July 1, 1986.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>General Authority:</b>SDCL <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=39-1-1.1">39-1-1.1</A>, <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=39-1-4">39-1-4.</A></p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Law Implemented:</b>SDCL <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=39-4-2">39-4-2</A>, <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=39-4-7">39-4-7</A>, <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=39-4-13">39-4-13</A>, <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=39-4-18">39-4-18.</A></p> </div> </body> </html>