Regulation http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6610/more en 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 Obama Administration Takes Aim At Antibiotic Resistance http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/obama-administration-takes-aim-antibiotic-resistance <div class="node-body article-body">The Obama administration is taking aggressive actions to address antibiotic resistance. Ag groups welcome the move.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/obama-administration-takes-aim-antibiotic-resistance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/obama-administration-takes-aim-antibiotic-resistance#comments Regulation Beef Safety Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:36:00 +0000 79971 at http://beefmagazine.com USDA Proposes Rule To Import Beef From Argentina http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/usda-proposes-rule-import-beef-argentina <div class="node-body article-body">USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has published a rule that will allow the importation of beef from the Patagonia Region of Argentina. However, because of Argentina’s struggles with foot-and-mouth disease, (FMD), U.S. cattlemen are throwing a red flag, asking for a review of the call.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/usda-proposes-rule-import-beef-argentina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/usda-proposes-rule-import-beef-argentina#comments Regulation Beef Advocacy Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:19:00 +0000 79101 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Argentina flag</p> Breaking News: WTO COOL Decision Will Favor Canada, Mexico http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/breaking-news-wto-cool-decision-will-favor-canada-mexico <div class="field-deck"> A major news source says leaked information on the WTO COOL decision indicates the U.S. will lose. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Long a contentious issue among U.S. cattlemen, country-of-origin labeling (COOL) is coming to a head. According to the Wall Street Journal, the WTO will rule against the U.S. when it releases its COOL decision</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/breaking-news-wto-cool-decision-will-favor-canada-mexico" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/breaking-news-wto-cool-decision-will-favor-canada-mexico#comments Regulation Cattle Industry Structure Sustainability Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:23:00 +0000 78791 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Will COOL regulations affect U.S. cattle producers in the future?</p> House Members Question USDA On Lesser Prairie Chicken Report http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/house-members-question-usda-lesser-prairie-chicken-report <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Lesser Prairie Chicken 'threatened' designation impacts western ranchers.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/house-members-question-usda-lesser-prairie-chicken-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/house-members-question-usda-lesser-prairie-chicken-report#comments Regulation Sustainability Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:58:00 +0000 77761 at http://beefmagazine.com Cattleman Addresses Legislators On Small Businesses In Rural America http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/cattleman-addresses-legislators-small-businesses-rural-america <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Small Business Administration size standards should more accurately reflect today's small operations, cattleman says.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/cattleman-addresses-legislators-small-businesses-rural-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/cattleman-addresses-legislators-small-businesses-rural-america#comments Regulation Tips For Profit Sun, 27 Jul 2014 18:54:00 +0000 77701 at http://beefmagazine.com EPA Plans Will Cripple Rural Firefighting Crews http://beefmagazine.com/blog/epa-plans-will-cripple-rural-firefighting-crews <div class="node-body blog-body">If the EPA has its way, rural firefighting crews will no longer be able to utilize retired Department of Defense vehicles to fight wildfires in a cost-effective manner. This could be a costly, and potentially deadly, decision for rural communities. What do you think?</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/epa-plans-will-cripple-rural-firefighting-crews" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/epa-plans-will-cripple-rural-firefighting-crews#comments Regulation Sustainability BEEF Daily Mon, 07 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 77041 at http://beefmagazine.com Producers Should Get Ready For Effects of Veterinary Feed Directive http://beefmagazine.com/blog/producers-should-get-ready-effects-veterinary-feed-directive <div class="node-body blog-body">What a new VFD will look like is still being determined. One proposed change is that the definition of veterinary oversight lies with the local jurisdictions (states). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/vets-opinion">Vet&#039;s Opinion</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/producers-should-get-ready-effects-veterinary-feed-directive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/producers-should-get-ready-effects-veterinary-feed-directive#comments Regulation Health Vet&#039;s Opinion Tue, 01 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 76751 at http://beefmagazine.com Farmers Worry Waters Of The U.S. Interpretive Rule Will Suppress Conservation http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/farmers-worry-waters-us-interpretive-rule-will-suppress-conservation <div class="field-byline"> Janell Baum for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Farmers may fear the Natural Resources Conservation Service and turn away from agency-sponsored conservation measures thanks to a new interpretive rule on Clean Water Act (CWA) ag exemptions, a Pennsylvania cattle rancher told a House Ag subcommittee last week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/farmers-worry-waters-us-interpretive-rule-will-suppress-conservation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/farmers-worry-waters-us-interpretive-rule-will-suppress-conservation#comments Regulation Sustainability Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:30:00 +0000 76461 at http://beefmagazine.com Beef Industry Looks Beyond The R-CALF Vs. NCBA Debate http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-industry-looks-beyond-r-calf-vs-ncba-debate <div class="node-body blog-body">The debate that raged not that long ago between R-CALF and the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association almost seems like a distant memory today. </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/beef-industry-looks-beyond-r-calf-vs-ncba-debate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/beef-industry-looks-beyond-r-calf-vs-ncba-debate#comments Regulation My View From The Country Thu, 19 Jun 2014 18:47:00 +0000 76371 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>We all know there will never be unanimity of opinion among cattlemen.&nbsp;</p>