It’s harvest time, and grain that was supposed to be headed down the river was recently instead at a standstill for about 12 hours.
After what the group felt was a satisfactory development in Montana, R-CALF is seeking to expand their efforts to force producers to opt in to contributing to additional state beef checkoffs.
An exemption for livestock haulers from federal trucking regulations expires at the end of September, meaning lawmakers will need to act in the next month if the relief is to continue.
Tariffs against U.S. pork products are starting showing signs of long-term damage to the industry.
More tariffs on U.S. exports are set to go into effect next week, and American farmers and ranchers are growing increasingly concerned about how the trade war with China will impact their businesses.
A new food label called “The Bee Better Certification” is intended to help consumers identify which foods have been grown and produced in pollinator-friendly ways.