Monthly Archives: November 2019

Having fun at the Washington Cattlemen’s Convention

TREAD Act Provides More Flexibility to Livestock Haulers

Jennifer Shike November 1, 2019 01:37 PM Wyatt Bechtel ( ) On Wednesday, Reps. Angie Craig (D-Minn.) and Lloyd Smucker (R-Pa.) introduced The Responsible & Efficient Agriculture Destination (TREAD) Act (H.R. 4919) that would give farmers and ranchers more flexibility when they are transporting live animals and perishable goods. This bipartisan legislation would make it […]
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COOL Resolution Introduced By Senator Tester

Greg Henderson October 31, 2019 01:54 PM A resolution supporting the reestablishment of a country-of-origin labeling (COOL) program was introduced Thursday by Senator Jon Tester (D-MT). The resolution puts forth a firm statement of support for COOL, which was repealed in 2015. The United States Cattlemen’s Association supports Tester’s resolution. “The U.S. produces the highest […]
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