A federal transportation rule might change the way cattle are moved long distance.
USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack ignored requests for a comprehensive economic analysis of GIPSA's proposed rule on livestock and poultry marketing.
Both the U.S. Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) and National Cattlemen's Beef Association (NCBA) are happy with elements of the farm bill.
A bipartisan group of 170 members of Congres sent a letter expressing concern over expanding jurisdiction over U.S. waters by some agencies.
"When ranchers and cattle feeders read the day’s news and reports, there needs to be a positive dialogue. We ought not squander the opportunity."
The U.S. Cattlemen's Association calls for "accurate meat labels" and noted they have asked FSIS to use certain labeling claims to be used exclusively for cattle "born, raised and slaughtered" in the U.S.
Several House members call for a comprehensive economic analysis of proposed rule on livestock and poultry marketing.