Government http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6607/more en “Big Fat Surprise” Author Urges Beef Producers To Mobilize http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/big-fat-surprise-author-urges-beef-producers-mobilize <div class="node-body article-body">Beef producers must demand that the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee abides by science and checks its bias at the door when it comes to formulating the nation’s dietary guidelines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/big-fat-surprise-author-urges-beef-producers-mobilize" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/big-fat-surprise-author-urges-beef-producers-mobilize#comments Beef Quality Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Government Beef Advocacy Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:42:00 +0000 82541 at http://beefmagazine.com 6 Trending Headlines: Interest Rates May Rise, Change At The Top in Congress & Carbon Credits Are Back http://beefmagazine.com/government/6-trending-headlines-interest-rates-may-rise-change-top-congress-carbon-credits-are-back <div class="node-body gallery-body">With the midterm elections behind us and a new dynamic taking place in Washington, D.C., there will be a change at the helm of the House Ag Committee. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/government/6-trending-headlines-interest-rates-may-rise-change-top-congress-carbon-credits-are-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/government/6-trending-headlines-interest-rates-may-rise-change-top-congress-carbon-credits-are-back#comments Business Government Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:43:00 +0000 82521 at http://beefmagazine.com What Will A Republican Senate Mean To Tax Reform? http://beefmagazine.com/government/what-will-republican-senate-mean-tax-reform <div class="field-byline"> By John Alan Cohan </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Senate committees are likely to investigate IRS abuses with fervor, and there may well be tax reform of some sort, in an effort to boost business and to create more jobs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/government/what-will-republican-senate-mean-tax-reform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/government/what-will-republican-senate-mean-tax-reform#comments Ranch Management Government Tips For Profit Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:24:00 +0000 82301 at http://beefmagazine.com Beef’s Production Efficiency Contributes To Environmental Quality http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-s-production-efficiency-contributes-environmental-quality <div class="node-body blog-body">Although scientists and agricultural producers often differ in their views of climate change, the fact is the efficiency of U.S. beef production is a model for others to follow.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-editors-blog">BEEF Editors&#039; Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-s-production-efficiency-contributes-environmental-quality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-s-production-efficiency-contributes-environmental-quality#comments Cattle Industry Structure Environment Sustainability BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Tue, 18 Nov 2014 20:32:00 +0000 82261 at http://beefmagazine.com USDA To Publish Proposed New Beef Promotion Order http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/usda-publish-proposed-new-beef-promotion-order <div class="field-deck"> Publication in Federal Register starts comment period countdown </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In spite of overwhelming opposition from mainline cattle industry groups, USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack is moving forward with a government-dominated beef checkoff program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/usda-publish-proposed-new-beef-promotion-order" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/usda-publish-proposed-new-beef-promotion-order#comments Regulation Beef Advocacy Fri, 07 Nov 2014 17:07:00 +0000 81931 at http://beefmagazine.com Midterm Elections Are Over; Now Things Heat Up For 2016 http://beefmagazine.com/blog/midterm-elections-are-over-now-things-heat-2016 <div class="node-body blog-body">The Republicans’ gains on Tuesday night's midterm election are probably not all that surprising. The GOP now has the responsibility of actually trying to accomplish something.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/my-view-country"> My View From The Country</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/midterm-elections-are-over-now-things-heat-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/midterm-elections-are-over-now-things-heat-2016#comments Government My View From The Country Thu, 06 Nov 2014 16:14:00 +0000 81861 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 Trending Headlines: Who’s Cool With COOL; PLUS: Ag Census Maps Make Finding Data Easy http://beefmagazine.com/business/5-trending-headlines-who-s-cool-cool-plus-ag-census-maps-make-finding-data-easy <div class="node-body gallery-body">The U.S. courts have said they’re cool with COOL. The World Trade Organization, however, is not. And that has set up the next round of debate over the U.S. mandatory Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) rule.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/business/5-trending-headlines-who-s-cool-cool-plus-ag-census-maps-make-finding-data-easy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/business/5-trending-headlines-who-s-cool-cool-plus-ag-census-maps-make-finding-data-easy#comments Business Government Mon, 03 Nov 2014 16:05:00 +0000 81731 at http://beefmagazine.com Political & Personal Agendas Continue To Distract U.S. Beef Industry http://beefmagazine.com/blog/political-personal-agendas-continue-distract-us-beef-industry <div class="node-body blog-body">Certain groups remain intent on pursuing political and personal agendas rather than acting on behalf of, and for the good of, the entire beef industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/meat-matters">Meat Matters</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/political-personal-agendas-continue-distract-us-beef-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/political-personal-agendas-continue-distract-us-beef-industry#comments Cattle Industry Structure Government Meat Matters Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:04:00 +0000 81621 at http://beefmagazine.com The Ugly Side Of Elections Is On Display This Year http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ugly-side-elections-display-year <div class="node-body blog-body">In Colorado, we have races for U.S. Senate and the governorship that are very much tossups as we go into the final weekend. The fact that these are close races goes beyond the fact that Colorado has become a swing state, however. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/my-view-country"> My View From The Country</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ugly-side-elections-display-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/ugly-side-elections-display-year#comments Government My View From The Country Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:06:00 +0000 81581 at http://beefmagazine.com USDA Eases Into Enforcement Of Animal Disease Traceability Rule http://beefmagazine.com/government/usda-eases-enforcement-animal-disease-traceability-rule <div class="node-body article-body">While education is still the emphasis, USDA is beginning to enforce enforcing its Animal Disease Traceability rule.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/government/usda-eases-enforcement-animal-disease-traceability-rule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/government/usda-eases-enforcement-animal-disease-traceability-rule#comments Business Government Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:24:00 +0000 81531 at http://beefmagazine.com