Government http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6607/more en 6 Trending Headlines: Oklahoma AG calls “nonsense” on WOTUS, PLUS: Who gets rich when retail beef prices are high? http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/6-trending-headlines-oklahoma-ag-calls-nonsense-wotus-plus-who-gets-rich-when-retail-beef- <div class="node-body gallery-body">While it seems as if the battle over WOTUS has been going on for a long time, it may have only started. But now, the battle moves from the countryside to the courts. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/6-trending-headlines-oklahoma-ag-calls-nonsense-wotus-plus-who-gets-rich-when-retail-beef-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/6-trending-headlines-oklahoma-ag-calls-nonsense-wotus-plus-who-gets-rich-when-retail-beef-#comments Beef Quality Government Nutrition Mon, 31 Aug 2015 17:11:00 +0000 92721 at http://beefmagazine.com North Dakota court partially blocks WOTUS implementation http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/north-dakota-court-partially-blocks-wotus-implementation <div class="field-deck"> District Court ruling on EPA Waters of the U.S. rule affects 13 states. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">District Court ruling on EPA Waters of the U.S. rule affects 13 states.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/north-dakota-court-partially-blocks-wotus-implementation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/north-dakota-court-partially-blocks-wotus-implementation#comments Regulation Sustainability Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:27:00 +0000 92691 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Cattle enjoy a water pond on a summer day</p> Ranchers applaud USDA’s $211 million for sage grouse conservation http://beefmagazine.com/environment/ranchers-applaud-usda-s-211-million-sage-grouse-conservation <div class="field-deck"> Ranchers, USDA partner in effort to keep cattle and wildlife on the land. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ranchers, USDA partner in effort to keep cattle and wildlife on the land. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/environment/ranchers-applaud-usda-s-211-million-sage-grouse-conservation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/environment/ranchers-applaud-usda-s-211-million-sage-grouse-conservation#comments Environment Sustainability Thu, 27 Aug 2015 20:58:00 +0000 92681 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>A Male sage grouse on a lek is an impressive sight</p> When China growls, everyone gets heartburn http://beefmagazine.com/blog/when-china-growls-everyone-gets-heartburn <div class="node-body blog-body">The global marketplace is in the jitters. The cattle futures market, taking its lead from other jittery markets, has been in a free-fall the past two weeks. </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/when-china-growls-everyone-gets-heartburn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/when-china-growls-everyone-gets-heartburn#comments Cattle Markets Government My View From The Country Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:39:00 +0000 92601 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 important tips for navigating the rocky waters of WOTUS rule http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-important-tips-navigating-rocky-waters-wotus-rule <div class="node-body blog-body">The Environmental Protection Agency’s Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule is set to go into effect on Friday. Are ranchers prepared to be in compliance with this broad and vague rule? Will the courts overturn the rule? Here are four things you need to know about WOTUS and how to stay out of trouble when EPA comes knocking at your door. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-important-tips-navigating-rocky-waters-wotus-rule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-important-tips-navigating-rocky-waters-wotus-rule#comments Regulation Environment Pasture Health Sustainability BEEF Daily Thu, 27 Aug 2015 10:01:00 +0000 92561 at http://beefmagazine.com How HSUS is attempting to ban bacon & eggs in Massachusetts http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-hsus-attempting-ban-bacon-eggs-massachusetts <div class="node-body blog-body">The Humane Society of the United States has introduced a ballot measure in Massachusetts to ban the sales of pork and eggs produced from modern facilities. This doesn’t bode well for both farmers and consumers. Here’s what you need to know. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-hsus-attempting-ban-bacon-eggs-massachusetts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-hsus-attempting-ban-bacon-eggs-massachusetts#comments Regulation Animal Welfare Retail Animal Activists BEEF Daily Mon, 24 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92491 at http://beefmagazine.com Move over, Al Gore. Here comes Obama http://beefmagazine.com/blog/move-over-al-gore-here-comes-obama <div class="node-body blog-body">President Obama is already planning for his post-president retirement years. So, while the beef business as a whole has been looking forward to a post-Obama political situation, don’t expect him to simply fade away into retirement.</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/move-over-al-gore-here-comes-obama" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/move-over-al-gore-here-comes-obama#comments Government My View From The Country Thu, 20 Aug 2015 13:22:00 +0000 92401 at http://beefmagazine.com HSUS vet to serve on USDA’s Advisory Committee on Animal Health http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hsus-vet-serve-usda-s-advisory-committee-animal-health <div class="node-body blog-body">USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack has revealed the names of 19 industry professionals who will serve on his Advisory Committee on Animal Health. Among the names includes veterinarians, academics and livestock producers, as well as an HSUS employee who has openly criticized modern-day livestock production. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hsus-vet-serve-usda-s-advisory-committee-animal-health" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hsus-vet-serve-usda-s-advisory-committee-animal-health#comments Regulation Cattle Industry Structure Cow-Calf Vaccination Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 20 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92331 at http://beefmagazine.com Why EPA’s weak apology & lack of action on toxic spill is disgraceful http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-epa-s-weak-apology-lack-action-toxic-spill-disgraceful <div class="node-body blog-body">After the EPA accidentally release 3 million gallons of toxic water into the Animas River in Colorado, the agency has assured the media that the river’s water quality is “restoring itself.” While EPA pushes WOTUS on land owners, perhaps the agency should follow its own advice when it comes to caring for the environment. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-epa-s-weak-apology-lack-action-toxic-spill-disgraceful" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-epa-s-weak-apology-lack-action-toxic-spill-disgraceful#comments Regulation Environment Ranch Management Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 18 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92301 at http://beefmagazine.com 6 Trending Headlines: Are COOL figures overblown? PLUS: What to expect for fall calf prices http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/6-trending-headlines-are-cool-figures-overblown-plus-what-expect-fall-calf-prices <div class="node-body gallery-body">The U.S. mandatory country-of-origin labeling (COOL) dispute heads back to the World Trade Organization next month. Canada and Mexico are seeking more than $3 billion in retaliatory tariffs against a wide range of U.S. exports. The U.S. claims those figures are overblown. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/6-trending-headlines-are-cool-figures-overblown-plus-what-expect-fall-calf-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/6-trending-headlines-are-cool-figures-overblown-plus-what-expect-fall-calf-prices#comments Government Nutrition Mon, 17 Aug 2015 14:27:00 +0000 92291 at http://beefmagazine.com