Audio News

Will we see tax reform this year? - Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Will we see tax reform this year? Danielle Beck, NCBA director of government affairs, says there is a strong possibility that substantive changes to the tax code will happen by the end of 2017. Liste (full story)


Chinese Market Access for U.S. Beef - Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Kent Bacus, NCBA director of international trade, discusses the process for regaining access to the Chinese market. (full story)


Supreme Court nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch would be good news for cattle producers - Tuesday, April 4, 2017

 Scott Yager, NCBA environmental counsel, provides insight into what the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the U.S. Supreme Court would mean for cattle producers. (full story)


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)

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