Ag Policy

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Op-Ed: Beat HSUS in the Farm Bill

Sep 03, 2018 by Rick Berman
Want to cost the Humane Society of the United States over $12 million while protecting the future of animal agriculture? Then call your representatives in Congress and ask that they support the King Amendment.
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Exports: Beef Hits Homerun

Aug 10, 2018 by Sara Brown
Red meat exports in the first half of 2018 were a cause of celebration for U.S. livestock producers—and kept prices afloat during expansion.
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Tariffs Challenge U.S. Pork in Mainstay Markets

Aug 08, 2018 by USMEF
Pork exports to the China/Hong Kong region were already projected to be lower in 2018 due to China's rising hog production, but the additional 25% tariff imposed on April 2 has intensified this trend.
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PETA’s Billboards Strike Again

Jul 30, 2018 by Sara Brown
In memorial of the animals lost in a semi-truck turnover, PETA plans to place a billboard as close as possible to the accident site to encourage the public to eat vegan.
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May Beef Exports Shatter Value Record

Jul 09, 2018 by USMEF
U.S. beef exports set a new value record in May while also increasing significantly year-over-year in volume, according to data released by USDA and compiled by the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF).