12:33PM Mar 16, 2020

USCA Urges Action to Address Drop in Cattle Market due to COVID-19

The United States Cattlemen's Association (USCA) called on the U.S. Department of Agriculture to take immediate steps to address the impact the Coronavirus (COVID-19) is having on the U.S. cattle

15:19PM Dec 03, 2019

USCA Wants Review of Marfrig Global Foods’ Purchase of National Beef

Katie James
AgWeb Contributor

USCA has submitted a request to U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin for an investigation of Marfrig Global Foods’ “near-acquisition” of U.S.-based National Beef Packing Company.

18:02PM May 24, 2019

Japanese Market Fully Opened for U.S. Beef; Tariffs Remain Concern

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor

U.S. beef has full access into the Japanese market for the first time in 16 years, but it is still not at a level playing field compared to countries who

14:33PM Mar 07, 2019

USDA, FDA to Oversee Production of Cell-Cultured Food or "Fake Meat"

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will both be involved in regulatory oversight of cell-culture food originating from livestock and poultry, also known as

12:58PM Dec 21, 2018

Farm Bill an Early Christmas Present for Cattlemen

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor

The farm bill is being praised by national and state organizations representing beef producers for the benefits it will provide cattlemen.

16:46PM Dec 11, 2018

Cattlemen Pleased with 2018 Farm Bill; Urge ‘Yes’ Votes

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor

Both the U.S. Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) and National Cattlemen's Beef Association (NCBA) are happy with elements of the farm bill.

16:18PM Oct 24, 2018

Cattlemen’s Groups Voice Concerns with Lab-grown Meat to USDA, FDA

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor

State cattlemen’s groups and national organizations representing beef producers shared their concerns with lab-grown meat labeling and safety to two government agencies.