Audio News

NCBA President Discusses 2018 Farm Bill Priorities - Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Craig Uden, NCBA president, discusses the House Ag Committee Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture hearing this week in which he testified on cattlemen’s 2018 Farm Bill priorities. (full story)


Audio with Steve Hanson, Past Chairman - Monday, March 13, 2017

Audio with Steve Hanson, Past Chairman Federation of State Beef Councils Earlier this month Steve Hanson, a beef producer from Elsie, Nebraska, completed his one-year term as chairman of the (full story)


Audio with Dawn Caldwell, Vice Chair - Monday, March 13, 2017

Audio with Dawn Caldwell, Vice Chair Federation of State Beef Councils Nebraska beef producer Dawn Caldwell was elected vice chair of the Federation of State Beef Councils at the Cattle Industry (full story)


Strike Two: Senate Votes Down BLM Planning 2.0 - Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Ethan Lane, Executive Director of the Public Lands Council and NCBA Federal Lands, discusses the Senate action to repeal BLM’s Planning 2.0 rule.      (full story)


President Trump Signs Executive Order to Rescind EPA’s “waters of the United States” rule - Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Scott Yager, NCBA Environmental Counsel, discusses President Trump’s Executive Order to Rescind EPA’s “waters of the United States” rule. (full story)


House Acts to Repeal BLM Planning 2.0 - Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Ethan Lane, Executive Director of the Public Lands Council and NCBA Federal Lands, discusses the House action to repeal BLM Planning 2.0 and the outlook for the Senate to also take up the resolution (full story)


Audio with Jerry Effertz, Chairman - Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Jerry Effertz, a cow-calf producer from Velva, North Dakota, was elected chairman of the Federation of State Beef Councils during the recent 2017 Cattle Industry Convention in Nashville, Tenn. Effert (full story)


House Introduces Bill to Address Misuse of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act - Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Scott Yager, NCBA Environmental Counsel, discusses legislation recently introduced in the House to provide protection from unnecessary litigation as a result of misuse of the Resource Conservation (full story)


Supreme Court Agrees to take EPA WOTUS Rule - Tuesday, January 17, 2017

 NCBA Environmental Counsel Scott Yager discusses the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to grant the cert petition for the industry coalition lawsuit challenging the Environmental Protection (full story)


House Takes Action to Rein in Regulations - Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Scott Yager, NCBA Environmental Counsel, discusses the REINS Act as well as the Midnight Rule Relief, which would restore Congress's authority to oversee the implementation of major regulations. (full story)

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