Regulation http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6610/more en 3 ways the government committee got it wrong on the dietary guidelines http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-government-committee-got-it-wrong-dietary-guidelines <div class="node-body blog-body">Here are three ways the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee got it wrong on their recommendations for a healthy diet. </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/3-ways-government-committee-got-it-wrong-dietary-guidelines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-ways-government-committee-got-it-wrong-dietary-guidelines#comments Regulation Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:00:00 +0000 86651 at http://beefmagazine.com New poll asks readers who should control the Internet http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-poll-asks-readers-who-should-control-internet <div class="node-body blog-body">Congress is currently wrangling over who should control the Internet -- the federal government or the private market. What do you think? Today’s blog looks at both sides of the debate and asks you to be the judge. </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/new-poll-asks-readers-who-should-control-internet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-poll-asks-readers-who-should-control-internet#comments Regulation Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 18 Feb 2015 10:41:00 +0000 86471 at http://beefmagazine.com USDA Secretary folds on second checkoff; now what? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/usda-secretary-folds-second-checkoff-now-what <div class="node-body blog-body">As expected, USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack announced this week that he won’t pursue a second checkoff. USDA Secretary Vilsack accomplished what few people thought possible – he unified the cattle industry and got Congress to act in a bipartisan fashion.</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/usda-secretary-folds-second-checkoff-now-what" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/usda-secretary-folds-second-checkoff-now-what#comments Regulation My View From The Country Wed, 24 Dec 2014 01:32:00 +0000 84641 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>By: <span id="spanArtist">David Becker / Getty Images </span></p> Vilsack abandons plans for second beef checkoff http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/vilsack-abandons-plans-second-beef-checkoff <div class="field-deck"> USDA will not go forward with a second, duplicative beef checkoff program. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">After losing support from one of the only ag organizations in favor of a second, duplicative beef checkoff program and then losing funding for the idea, Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack will walk away from his proposal to create a second, government-run beef checkoff program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/vilsack-abandons-plans-second-beef-checkoff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/vilsack-abandons-plans-second-beef-checkoff#comments Regulation Beef Advocacy Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:08:00 +0000 83431 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack</p> Immigration reform critical for beef industry http://beefmagazine.com/blog/immigration-reform-critical-beef-industry <div class="node-body blog-body">The U.S. has a very long and very sorry record of its ability to effectively deal with immigration policy. For agriculture as a whole and the beef business in particular, this long-running stalemate must be resolved to ensure an adequate labor force. </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/immigration-reform-critical-beef-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/immigration-reform-critical-beef-industry#comments Regulation Employee Management BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Tue, 16 Dec 2014 20:35:00 +0000 83351 at http://beefmagazine.com Cattlemen Excited By Legislative Prospects In New Congress http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cattlemen-excited-legislative-prospects-new-congress <div class="node-body blog-body">The November midterm election results definitely reset the federal legislative branch. In the 114th Congress, which begins Jan. 3, 2015, Republicans will control both houses after a stunning electoral wave. </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/cattlemen-excited-legislative-prospects-new-congress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cattlemen-excited-legislative-prospects-new-congress#comments Regulation Environment BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:47:00 +0000 82601 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 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>