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Memo: THE USDA BEATS THIS DEAD MULE OVER AND OVER. They just won’t quit! All government programs are about expanding government and increasing tax-trampling of the citizens. This proposal has been soundly trounced by cattle producers every few years since the early 2000s. It is glossed-over and repackaged at NAIS, ADT, and new names of […]

Memo — never eat any food or use any drugs coming from countries that eat rats, dogs, cats, snakes and bats. The USA should produce all their own food, not trusting imports from any nasty country. We are learning a drastic lesson right now.  The government assumes no blame. This may not be the last […]

Trump wants to end rule-making by memo. Here’s a test for USDA. The Wall Street Journal – Editorial March 5, 2020 7:12 PM EThttps://www.wsj.com/articles/cowboy-regulators-need-to-be-lassoedcowboy-regulators-need-to-be-lassoed-11583432077 President Trump promised as part of his deregulation campaign to end bureaucratic “guidance” that dodges normal rule-making. Someone should tell the U.S. Department of Agriculture as it tries to impose burdensome […]

Here is this week’s recording in mp3 and m4a formats.  This week’s segment is titled “Ramifications of Importing Fresh Beef from Brazil and Africa” and discusses the risks these imports pose to independent U.S. cattle producers. A good thing to do — help yourself and USA producers of quality beef by joining R-CALF today. Call […]

Here is this week’s recording in mp3 and m4a formats.  This week’s segment is titled “Update on Government’s Push for Premises Registration and RFID” and discusses the courts order to dismiss the case and R-CALF USA new petition found at www.StopMandatoryRFID.com.    A good thing to do — help yourself and USA producers of quality […]

Memo: Please listen to this new USDA planned “stab-in-the-back” to livestock producers. This effort by R-CALF, if successful, will save cattle producers billions over the years. The common sense R-CALF presentation to USDA is dead-on. An additional cost-point — today professional livestock producers have some supply of LA 200 and other antibiotics ready for the […]