WASHINGTON (Jan. 12, 2016) – The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association and Public Lands Council, along with 42 state affiliate organizations, today sent a letter to the House of Representatives urging support of Senate Joint Resolution 22, disapproval of the EPA… Continue reading
By: Terri Queck-Matzie
Thanks in no small part to beef industry efforts, the Environmental Protection Agency’s plans to tighten its control over the Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) is loosing steam.
But whether or not this version of the movement… Continue reading
By: Heather Smith Thomas
In northern climates winter is a big deal. Neither your cow herd nor machinery should go into it unprepared. For cattle, make sure they head into winter with extra body fat. They need reserves of… Continue reading
WASHINGTON (Nov. 4, 2015) – The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association and the Public Lands Council appreciate the bi-partisan show of support in the Senate today against the EPA and Army Corps of Engineers’ “waters of the United States” rule. NCBA… Continue reading
By: Glenn Selk, Oklahoma State University Emeritus Extension Animal Scientist
Spring calving herds across the Midwest and Southwest will soon be planning to wean the calves. Some producers may wean the calves from young or thin cows during September… Continue reading
By: John George, P.E., Agricultural Engineering Associates
A:iThe CAFO permit provides coverage for discharges to Waters of the U.S. from detention ponds built, maintained, and dewatered in accordance with permit conditions.
The permit requirement to re-establish capacity for the design… Continue reading