Regulation http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6610/more en WOTUS: What would our founding fathers say? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/wotus-what-would-our-founding-fathers-say <div class="node-body blog-body">The Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule has created much angst and confusion in cattle country. And the rule itself is just the beginning. If the rule is upheld as written, it is about more than just EPA having jurisdiction over every drop of water on your land. </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/wotus-what-would-our-founding-fathers-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/wotus-what-would-our-founding-fathers-say#comments Regulation Government My View From The Country Thu, 03 Sep 2015 13:32:00 +0000 92821 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> 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 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 What you need to know about HSUS vs. Indiana Sen. Brent Steele http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-you-need-know-about-hsus-vs-indiana-sen-brent-steele <div class="node-body blog-body">The Humane Society of the United States is facing an investigation for wrongful fundraising tactics in Indiana. What does this mean for America’s farmers and ranchers? Find out on today’s BEEF Daily blog. </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/what-you-need-know-about-hsus-vs-indiana-sen-brent-steele" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-you-need-know-about-hsus-vs-indiana-sen-brent-steele#comments Regulation Ranch Management People Animal Activists BEEF Daily Wed, 08 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90991 at http://beefmagazine.com Why COOL needs to go; guest blog by John Maddux http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-cool-needs-go-guest-blog-john-maddux <div class="node-body blog-body">This week’s BEEF Editor’s blog is a guest editorial written by Nebraska rancher John Maddux. Canada recently announced its list of products that it will place retaliatory tariffs on, and Mexico is expected to do the same soon. TCOOL is a failed experiment that needs to go, Maddux says.</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/why-cool-needs-go-guest-blog-john-maddux" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-cool-needs-go-guest-blog-john-maddux#comments Regulation Sustainability BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 24 Jun 2015 16:01:00 +0000 90631 at http://beefmagazine.com Ouch! Canada, Mexico announce COOL retaliation figures http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/ouch-canada-mexico-announce-cool-retaliation-figures <div class="field-deck"> The two governments will seek $3.6 billion in annual retaliatory tariffs </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Canada and Mexico will seek $3.6 billion in annual country of origin labeling (COOL) retaliatory tariffs </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/ouch-canada-mexico-announce-cool-retaliation-figures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/ouch-canada-mexico-announce-cool-retaliation-figures#comments Regulation Sustainability Fri, 05 Jun 2015 14:16:00 +0000 90071 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>U.S. beef being sold in a wet market in Mexico</p> Photo courtesy of U.S. Meat Export Federation FDA releases final Veterinary Feed Directive rule on antibiotics http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/fda-releases-final-veterinary-feed-directive-rule-antibiotics <div class="field-deck"> VFD touted as way to promote judicious antibiotic use. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">VFD touted as way to promote judicious antibiotic use. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/fda-releases-final-veterinary-feed-directive-rule-antibiotics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/fda-releases-final-veterinary-feed-directive-rule-antibiotics#comments Regulation Sustainability Wed, 03 Jun 2015 13:55:00 +0000 89981 at http://beefmagazine.com