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R-CALF Files Reply In Checkoff Lawsuit

Sep 07, 2018 by Greg Henderson
R-CALF says it has filed a reply in Montana’s federal district court regarding the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s opposition to the group’s motion to expand the scope of its beef checkoff lawsuit.
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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.