Regulation http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6610/more en Beef & pork industries dodge $1 billion tariff with COOL repeal http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/beef-pork-industries-dodge-1-billion-tariff-cool-repeal <div class="field-byline"> By Harold Harpster </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Congress's kill of Country of Origin Labeling helped cattlemen and pork producers dodge a $1 billion retaliatory tariff bullet. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/beef-pork-industries-dodge-1-billion-tariff-cool-repeal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-quality/beef-pork-industries-dodge-1-billion-tariff-cool-repeal#comments Regulation Beef Marketing/Product Promotion Beef Quality Retail Government Tips For Profit Wed, 03 Feb 2016 21:02:00 +0000 97731 at http://beefmagazine.com Start VFD preparation now http://beefmagazine.com/blog/start-vfd-preparation-now <div class="node-body blog-body">If recent reports are correct, plenty of beef producers, and veterinarians as well, need to become better informed of the ins, outs and implications of the Veterinary Feed Directive. </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/start-vfd-preparation-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/start-vfd-preparation-now#comments Regulation Health BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 03 Feb 2016 13:52:00 +0000 97711 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>a strong veterinary-client-patient relationship is important for ranchers</p> 4 Steps to prepare for on-farm VFD implementation http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/4-steps-prepare-farm-vfd-implementation <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>Just as sure as April 15 is tax deadline, the Veterinary Feed Directive will fully become reality on Jan. 1, 2017. Are you ready?</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/4-steps-prepare-farm-vfd-implementation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulation Tue, 02 Feb 2016 01:09:00 +0000 97681 at http://beefmagazine.com How will the 2016 elections impact the cattle industry? http://beefmagazine.com/government/how-will-2016-elections-impact-cattle-industry <div class="node-body article-body">With the 2016 elections quickly approaching, NCBA's Colin Woodall shares his thoughts on how the races may impact your business and the cattle industry as a whole. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/government/how-will-2016-elections-impact-cattle-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/government/how-will-2016-elections-impact-cattle-industry#comments Regulation Cattle Industry Structure People Government Tips For Profit Wed, 27 Jan 2016 20:43:00 +0000 97521 at http://beefmagazine.com New Dietary Guidelines for Americans unveiled; this rancher responds http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-dietary-guidelines-americans-unveiled-rancher-responds <div class="node-body blog-body">The 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans have been released. Did beef get enough share of the dinner plate? </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/new-dietary-guidelines-americans-unveiled-rancher-responds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/new-dietary-guidelines-americans-unveiled-rancher-responds#comments Regulation People Business Government Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Tue, 12 Jan 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97151 at http://beefmagazine.com Congress repeals COOL, makes Section 179 tax deductions permanent http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/congress-repeals-cool-makes-section-179-tax-deductions-permanent <div class="field-deck"> Measures now await president’s signature. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Both chambers of Congress, with bipartisan support, passed the Omnibus Appropriations Bill which funds government activities through fiscal 2016 and repeals COOL. In addition, Congress made Section 179 tax deductions permanent at $500,000.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/congress-repeals-cool-makes-section-179-tax-deductions-permanent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/regulation/congress-repeals-cool-makes-section-179-tax-deductions-permanent#comments Regulation Fri, 18 Dec 2015 18:44:00 +0000 96361 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Steer in feedyard</p> An agency out of control http://beefmagazine.com/blog/agency-out-control <div class="node-body blog-body">The EPA has been called out for illegal activities over WOTUS. Is it business as usual in Washington? </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/agency-out-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/agency-out-control#comments Regulation Environment Sustainability BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 16 Dec 2015 15:21:00 +0000 96251 at http://beefmagazine.com COOL keeps on robbing http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cool-keeps-robbing <div class="node-body blog-body">COOL retaliation is certain unless the Senate acts quickly.</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/cool-keeps-robbing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cool-keeps-robbing#comments Regulation Sustainability BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 09 Dec 2015 13:46:00 +0000 96061 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Feedyard cattle</p> Could we soon be taxed for eating meat? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/could-we-soon-be-taxed-eating-meat <div class="node-body blog-body">As rumblings of a meat tax grow, here are three reasons a meat tax would be hurtful to consumers. </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/could-we-soon-be-taxed-eating-meat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/could-we-soon-be-taxed-eating-meat#comments Regulation Environment People Government Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 02 Dec 2015 11:00:00 +0000 95771 at http://beefmagazine.com USDA opens the door to animal rights groups http://beefmagazine.com/blog/usda-opens-door-animal-rights-groups <div class="node-body blog-body">A meeting at MARC with animal rights groups has beef producers worried.</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/usda-opens-door-animal-rights-groups" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/usda-opens-door-animal-rights-groups#comments Regulation Animal Activists BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Sat, 14 Nov 2015 17:49:00 +0000 95361 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Part of the research herd at the U.S. Meat Animal Research Center</p>