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National Defense Hobbled by Sage Grouse Habitat - Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Ethan Lane, PLC Executive Director and NCBA Executive Director of Federal Lands, discusses how national defense is being hobbled by federal restrictions on sage grouse habitat.  (full story)

USDA Moves Forward with Flawed GIPSA Rules - Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Colin Woodall, NCBA Vice President of Government Affairs, discusses the GIPSA rules that USDA released to OMB and what the implementation of these rules would mean for cattle marketing. (full story)

Sage Grouse Management Plans Fatally Flawed - Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Ethan Lane, PLC executive director and NCBA executive director of federal lands, discusses the scientific flaws underpinning the Resource Management Plans for the Greater Sage Grouse.   (full story)

NCBA/CME Working Group Meets to Address Market Volatility - Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Colin Woodall, NCBA Vice President of Government Affairs, discusses the upcoming meeting of the NCBA/CME working group and continued efforts by NCBA to ensure the cattle futures markets work (full story)

China Re-opens to U.S. Beef - Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Kent Bacus, NCBA Director of International Trade, talks about the potential of the Chinese market for U.S. beef producers, the next steps in the process of re-opening that market and what it all mea (full story)

Senate Report Shows Illegal Enforcement of WOTUS Rule - Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Scott Yager, NCBA Environmental Counsel, discusses the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee report that shows despite a court order injunction, EPA continues to enforce the WOTUS rule. Addi (full story)

PLC Concludes Annual Meeting - Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Ethan Lane, Executive Director of the Public Lands Council and NCBA Federal Lands, talks about the recent PLC annual meeting in Boise and the topics discussed including sage grouse and wild horse (full story)

NCBA Works to Address Market Volatility - Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Colin Woodall, NCBA Vice President of Government Affairs, discusses NCBA’s efforts to ensure the futures markets work for risk management. (full story)

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