Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced more than $18 million in grants to organizations across 24 states that will help beginning farmers and ranchers with the training and resources needed to run productive, s
The Indiana Beef Cattle Association (IBCA) along with 39 other state cattlemens' associations sent a letter to Agriculture Secretary Vilsack, urging him to cease any efforts to establish an additional beef checkoff unde
Agriculture touches our lives each and every day whether actively farming and ranching, conducting research, or shopping at the grocery store and women leaders play an increasingly pivotal role across the board.
The largest contractor of the Beef Checkoff Program, the National Cattlemen's Beef Association (NCBA), said today that U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack's idea to reform the checkoff by creating another beef che
One provision of the new tax plan drawing sharp criticism is the elimination of the deduction for personal loss from natural disasters such as wildfires, unless the event is a federally-declared disaster.
The checkoff recently caught up with Matt Hersom, extension beef cattle specialist and associate professor with the University of Florida, who talked about some of the questions he gets about the Beef Quality Assurance
Nearly $4.8 million was trimmed by the Cattlemen’s Beef Promotion and Research Board from proposals by seven beef checkoff contractors to meet the approximately $40.5 million budget for activities like beef promotion.
How do cattlemen across the country feel about U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack's idea to create a second Beef Checkoff Program? A letter from 45 state cattlemen's groups tells the Secretary "hands off."
A magistrate judge in Montana has ruled in favor of the Ranchers-Cattlemen Action Legal Fund, United Stockgrowers of America (R-CALF USA) in their suit against the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) on the use of bee