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Editorial note: Although thousands of people have traveled the nation to express opposition and concerns about Animal ID enforcements, it appears none were heard by USDA and now a new round of talks are starting. One wonders what part of the USDA ID programs offered in the past the government did not understand or hear. […]

By Doreen Hannes February 18, 2010 NewsWithViews.com As I reported after returning from the NIAA (National Institute for Animal Agriculture) meeting last August, rumors of the death of NAIS have been greatly exaggerated. (Read) The USDA has finally admitted that they have too much negative publicity surrounding the name NAIS, and that they actually have […]

1. A small number of private interests will make out big financially by supplying hundreds of millions of dollars worth of tracking devices and software to livestock producers. 2. Small producers, unable to cope with the costly technology demands associated with animal tracking, could be forced to give up their farms and ranches — allowing […]

PPJG original post. Author: Marti Oakley © August 22, 2009 4:23 pm cst This is such a crock even I can’t believe it.  This is the actual public statement by USDA claiming they heard substantial support for NAIS/Premises ID.  What were these people smoking? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ “Officials with the Department of Agriculture said they heard substantial […]

R-CALF United Stockgrowers of America “Fighting for the U.S. Cattle Producer” For Immediate Release                                                                               Contact: Shae Dodson, Communications Coordinator August 3, 2009                                                                                        Phone:  406-672-8969; e-mail: sdodson@r-calfusa.com USDA Partners with Private Company to Help Sell Ear Tags to U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Billings, Mont. – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has partnered with Allflex, a […]