At a Capitol Hill news conference today, the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) applauded the re-establishment of the bipartisan Congressional Beef Caucus. The Beef Caucus will organize and educate Members of Congress and their staff on policy issues that impact… Continue reading
WASHINGTON, March 2, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The AVMA welcomes the introduction of S. 487, the Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program Enhancement Act (VMLRPEA), by Senators Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) and Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.). This bill will increase funding available for grants… Continue reading
HOUSTON — The 2016 International Livestock Congress – USA will bring together an elite group of international livestock and meat industry leaders to discuss a variety of proactive strategies that address the ever-changing beef industry.
The ILC-USA will be held… Continue reading
Illinois Cattleman Testifies Before Congress; Calls for Updated Business Size Standards for Agriculture
(November 19, 2015) – Illinois cattle producer Jeff Beasley testified before the House Committee on Small Business, Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy, and Trade regarding the outdated small business size standards for agriculture. Beasley, co-owner of Beasley & Sons Livestock from… Continue reading
(November 16, 2015) – The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association along with the Public Lands Council and 37 additional agriculture groups sent a letter to House and Senate leadership urging Congress to take up legislation addressing expired tax extenders. NCBA President… Continue reading