News Releases

December

12/22/2010

NCBA Seeks Assistance for Cattle Producers Financially Harmed by Eastern Livestock Bankruptcy

12/22/2010

NCBA Statement on Passage of FDA Food Safety Modernization Act

12/22/2010

NCBA Seeks Assistance for Cattle Producers Financially Harmed by Eastern Livestock Bankruptcy

12/21/2010

NCBA Opposes Nomination of Federal Judge with Ties to Animal Activists

12/17/2010

NCBA Calls Estate Tax Vote Victory for US Cattle Producers

12/16/2010

PLC, Livestock Groups Say Secretarial Order May Threaten Grazing

12/15/2010

NCBA Relieved by Last-Minute Death Tax Relief

12/15/2010

OIG Report Addresses Expanding Wild Horse and Burro Population

12/13/2010

NCBA Urges US Senators to Support Passage of Estate Tax Relief

12/10/2010

Congressional Leaders Push Back on Government Overreach

12/9/2010

Legitimacy of EPA Total Maximum Daily Load Rule Called into Question

12/8/2010

Statement from NCBA Vice President of Government Affairs Colin Woodall on Confirmation of Rep. Frank Lucas as House Agriculture Committee Chair

12/8/2010

NCBA Opposes House Continuing Resolution with Food Safety Bill Attached

12/7/2010

PLC, NCBA Support Introduction of Legislation to Delist the Gray Wolf

12/6/2010

Statement from NCBA Chief Economist Gregg Doud on US, Korea Trade Deal

12/2/2010

NCBA’s Cattlemen to Cattlemen to Celebrate 200th Episode on RFD-TV

12/2/2010

Senators who voted for the Lincoln-Kyl amendment

12/1/2010

NCBA Commends Senators Pushing for an End to Ethanol Subsidies


November

11/30/2010

NCBA: Food Safety Knows No Size

11/30/2010

Ag Groups Urge Congress to Reform Estate Tax

11/29/2010

Thirty-One Ag Groups Take Death Tax to the White House

11/22/2010

Last Chance to Oppose GIPSA Rule

11/18/2010

NCBA Uses Substantiated Evidence as Basis for Comments to GIPSA

11/15/2010

Live Call-In Show on GIPSA Rule to be Featured on RFD-TV

11/10/2010

GIPSA Rule’s Costs Substantial, Analysis Finds

11/9/2010

NCBA Raises Concern with EPA’s Draft TMDL

11/3/2010

NCBA: Fixing the Death Tax is Lame Duck Priority

11/3/2010

Statement from NCBA President Steve Foglesong on Election Results

11/3/2010

NCBA: Rural America Votes Against Big Government

11/1/2010

NCBA Recognizes Friends of Beef Industry, Calls Out Proponents of Big Government


October

10/21/2010

104,000 US Jobs Could Disappear as Result of USDA’s Livestock Marketing Rule

10/20/2010

NCBA: Vilsack Ignores Bipartisan Attempt to Help Cattle Industry

10/19/2010

Registration Open for 2011 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show

10/5/2010

NCBA Backs 115 US Representatives’ Call for Economic Analysis of Livestock Marketing Rule

10/5/2010

NCBA Echoes Temple Grandin’s Animal Welfare Concerns


September

9/29/2010

NCBA’s 2011 Record Books Available for Purchase

9/29/2010

NCBA Members Assist in Push for Common Sense Regulations

9/29/2010

NCBA Defends Cattle Ranchers During Forum on EPA Regulations

9/16/2010

Vilsack Talks Trade, Death Tax, Environment and Antibiotics with NCBA Producers

9/16/2010

NCBA Legislative Conference Begins with Beef Nutrition

9/6/2010

Estate Tax Contributes to Decline of Family Farms and Ranches

9/6/2010

EPA Regulations Could Cause Job Loss, Producer Action Needed

9/6/2010

Georgia Congressman Pressures USDA to Conduct Analysis on GIPSA Rule

9/6/2010

Checkoff News: Give Consumers What They Want

9/1/2010

NCBA Questions Cattle Organization’s Partnership with Animal Rights Extremists


August

8/30/2010

Checkoff News: New Round Cuts Offer Six More Value-Added Beef Options

8/30/2010

Senators Express Concerns About Objectivity Regarding GIPSA Proposed Rule Workshops

8/30/2010

Livestock Producers Fear GIPSA Rule’s Vagueness and Unintended Consequences

8/30/2010

NCBA Members Encouraged to Take Action Regarding America’s Great Outdoors Initiative

8/27/2010

Livestock Producers Fear GIPSA Rule's Vagueness and Unintended Consequences

8/23/2010

7-Eleven Holds U.S. Beef Promotion in Japan

8/23/2010

AMI Outlines Actions USDA Should Take to Address STECS in Beef

8/23/2010

Feeder Cattle Supplies Tight for Foreseeable Future

8/23/2010

Checkoff News: Consumer Research Aims to Help Producers Safeguard Their Industry

8/23/2010

NCBA Applauds Appointment of Elisabeth Hagen as Under Secretary for Food Safety

8/23/2010

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8/16/2010

USDA Releases World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates for August

8/16/2010

Strong Mid-year Results for U.S. Beef Exports

8/16/2010

Checkoff News: New Checkoff-Funded Research Publications Available

8/16/2010

USDA Crop Production Report forecasts Record Crop

8/16/2010

Scientists Identify Genetic Mutation Causing Fawn Calf Syndrome

8/15/2010

USMEF, NCBA Applaud Mexico’s Elimination of Anti-dumping Duties

8/15/2010

NCBA Applauds Senate Approval of Mandatory Price Reporting

8/15/2010

El Paso Corporation and Public Lands Council to Create Public Lands Management Endowment

8/10/2010

NCBA Applauds Senate Approval of Mandatory Price Reporting

8/10/2010

USMEF, NCBA Applaud Mexico's Elimination of Anti-dumping Duties

8/10/2010

Temple Grandin Awarded NCBA Lifetime Achievement Award

8/9/2010

Checkoff News: Approval Of Beef Checkoff Program Remains High

8/9/2010

Sustainable Beef Resource Center Formed

8/9/2010

USDA Announces Details for Upcoming Livestock Marketing Workshop

8/9/2010

NCBA Continues to Support Transportation Legislation

8/9/2010

El Paso Settlement Agreement Threatens Ranchers’ Public-Lands Grazing Rights

8/9/2010

Grandin Recognized with Lifetime Achievement Award

8/4/2010

Federation of State Beef Councils Vote to Stay with NCBA

8/2/2010

Young Producer Leaders Help Shape the Future of the Industry

8/2/2010

Checkoff News: Protein Labeling Study Spotlights Consumer Needs On Beef Packages

8/2/2010

Ranchers Recognized for Environmental Stewardship

8/2/2010

Proposed GIPSA Rule Hot Topic During Cattle Industry Summer Conference


July

7/31/2010

NCBA Members Vote on Policies to Address Border Security, Other Industry Challenges

7/30/2010

Young Producer Leaders Help Shape the Future of the Industry

7/27/2010

NCBA’s Initial Response to the Independent Accountant’s Report, CBB’s Executive Summary and CBB’s Media Statement

7/26/2010

USDA Announces Extension to GIPSA Comment Period

7/25/2010

NCBA's Summer Conference to Address Shrinking U.S. Cattle Herd

7/25/2010

NCBA's Cattlemen to Cattlemen Launches New Season with Live Call-in Show!

7/25/2010

Livestock and Poultry Groups Call for End of Ethanol Subsidies, Protective Tariff

7/25/2010

AVMA Applauds Legislation to End Shortage of Veterinarians in Rural Areas

7/25/2010

Meat Industry Hall of Fame elects new Members as Class of 2010

7/25/2010

Checkoff News: Live Well Event Motivates Health Professionals to Recommend Beef

7/25/2010

US Beef Featured during “American Week” in Oman

7/25/2010

U.S. T-bones Debut in Major Korean Retail Chain

7/25/2010

Members of Congress Criticize USDA Livestock Marketing Proposal

7/21/2010

Statement from NCBA Vice President of Government Affairs Colin Woodall on Livestock Subcommittee Hearing on Farm Bill, GIPSA

7/21/2010

NCBA Summer Conference to Address Shrinking U.S. Cattle Herd

7/17/2010

EPA Sets Foundation for Unprecedented Dust Regulation

7/17/2010

Lincoln, Kyl Introduce Death Tax Reform Proposal

7/17/2010

Energy and Commerce Committee Examines Antibiotics Use in Livestock

7/17/2010

Ethanol Subsidies Costing Taxpayers at the Pump

7/17/2010

NCBA Comments on 2010 Dietary Guidelines Report

7/17/2010

NCBA is Blogging!

7/17/2010

USAHA, NIAA to Host Joint Strategy Forum to Address Animal Disease Traceability

7/17/2010

Advances in Beef Production Have Reduced Carbon Footprint

7/17/2010

Feed Outlook Report Predicts Lower Grain Production

7/17/2010

Factors Affecting Calf Value

7/16/2010

Livestock and Poultry Groups Call for End of Ethanol Subsidies, Protective Tariff

7/14/2010

NCBA, PLC Support Lincoln, Kyl Death Tax Reform Proposal

7/13/2010

EPA Sets Foundation for Unprecedented Dust Regulation

7/12/2010

Time is Running out for Estate Tax Reform

7/11/2010

China-New Zealand Announce Plans to Move forward on Beef Trade Deal

7/11/2010

NCBA Requests Extension on Proposed GIPSA Rule Comment Period

7/11/2010

Agriculture Groups Urge Congress to Move Forward on Pending FTAs

7/11/2010

"Temple Grandin" Gets 15 Emmy Nominations

7/11/2010

Federal Agencies Announce Progress in First Year of Food Safety Working Group

7/11/2010

USDA Releases Monthly World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates

7/11/2010

Dairy Cow Retirement Estimates Released by CWT

7/8/2010

NCBA Requests Extension on Proposed GIPSA Rule Comment Period

7/7/2010

China-New Zealand Announce Plans to Move forward on New Beef Trade Deal

7/5/2010

NCBA Welcomes President Obama’s Call to Action on U.S. – Korea Trade

7/5/2010

FDA Issues Draft Guidance on Antibiotic Use in Livestock

7/5/2010

Ag Committee Approves Hagen Nomination to Top Food Safety Post

7/5/2010

The Public Lands Council has a New Website

7/5/2010

JBS Enters Agreement to Acquire Arizona Feedyard

7/5/2010

NAIS Funding Zeroed Out in Appropriations Bill

7/5/2010

FSIS, FDA, and CDC Announce Joint Food Safety Public Meetings

7/5/2010

USMEF: Korea FTA has Never Been More Critical

7/5/2010

Checkoff News: April Beef Export Value Well Above 2009 Levels


June

6/30/2010

NCBA Members Gear Up for 2010 Summer Conference

6/28/2010

NCBA Welcomes President Obama’s Call to Action on U.S.-Korea Trade

6/28/2010

NCBA Statement on FDA Draft Guidance on Antibiotic Use

6/27/2010

USDA Lifts Import Restrictions on Canadian Cattle and Bison

6/27/2010

2010 Grasshopper Forecast

6/27/2010

A Vegetarian Visits a Feedlot (and is Pleasantly Surprised)

6/27/2010

NCBA, PLC Support Transparency in Monument Designations

6/27/2010

GIPSA Livestock Marketing Proposal Threatens Free-Market Principles

6/27/2010

U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Ends Ban on Genetically Modified Alfalfa

6/25/2010

Statement from President Steve Foglesong on China-Canada Beef Trade Deal

6/25/2010

NCBA Calls Timeout on Governance Structure

6/23/2010

NCBA, PLC Support Legislation Requiring Transparency in Monument Designation Process

6/18/2010

Statement from NCBA President Steve Foglesong Regarding USDA Proposed Rule on Livestock Marketing

6/15/2010

Marketing Communications Pro Joins NCBA

6/8/2010

NCBA, PLC Support Thompson Bill to Keep Family Farms and Ranches Intact


May

5/21/2010

Cattlemen to Cattlemen Broadcasts Live from Washington D.C.

5/20/2010

NCBA Governance Task Force Report Update

5/18/2010

NCBA, PLC Support Murkowski, Lincoln Resolution to Prevent EPA from Regulating Agriculture out of Business


April

4/27/2010

NCBA’s Cattlemen to Cattlemen TV Show Features Series on Safe Use of Antibiotics

4/21/2010

Oberstar “Clean Water” Bill Threatens Private Property Rights

4/14/2010

NCBA Responds to OIG Audit of Residue Program

4/12/2010

NCBA, PLC Continue the Push for Estate Tax Reform

4/7/2010

PLC Supports the Cancellation of Valley Sun LLC’s Federal Grazing Permit

4/6/2010

NCBA Challenges EPA’s Interpretation of Greenhouse Gas Permitting Rules

4/5/2010

NCBA, PLC Call for Increased Border Security

4/1/2010

NCBA Encouraged by Vilsack Trade Mission to Japan


March

3/30/2010

Working Groups Begin Work on Improved Governance Structure for NCBA

3/22/2010

Public Lands Council Holds Spring Legislative Conference in DC

3/18/2010

NCBA Supports Transparency in Nutrition Labeling

3/11/2010

NCBA Commends Senators Johanns and Lincoln for Bipartisan Resolution on Beef Trade with Japan

3/10/2010

Promising New Research Shared at Annual Beef Safety

3/9/2010

Wednesday Marks One-Year Anniversary of Ongoing U.S.-Mexican Trade Dispute

3/9/2010

PLC and NCBA Statement on the Decision not to List Sage Grouse under the Endangered Species Act

3/5/2010

K-State’s Beef Cattle Institute to Host 2010 International Symposium on Beef Cattle Welfare

3/2/2010

NCBA, PLC Support Bill to Restore Oversight of Federal Funds under EAJA


February

2/23/2010

Congressional Members, Livestock Groups Hold Educational Briefings on Antibiotics

2/19/2010

How One Woman Changed Cattle Care for a Nation

2/12/2010

NCBA Files Petition for Reconsideration and Stay of EPA’s Endangerment Finding

2/5/2010

Statement Regarding USDA’s New Framework for Animal Disease Traceability

2/4/2010

NCBA Urges Congress to Examine the Science in the Discussion of Antibiotics

2/4/2010

NCBA Announces Second Annual Youth Contest Winners

2/3/2010

Kansas State University Claims Championship at 2010 Cattle Industry Convention Quiz Bowl


January

1/30/2010

NCBA Structural Concept Adopted by Wide Margin at 2010 Cattle Industry Convention

1/30/2010

NCBA Members Elect Officers and Approve New Organizational Structure Concept, Policies for 2010

1/29/2010

A Look into the Future of the Cattle Industry

1/29/2010

California Cattle Operation Wins 2010 National Environment Award

1/29/2010

Kansas High School Student Wins National Beef Industry Scholarship

1/29/2010

Texas Beef Producer Honored with Max Deets Leadership Scholarship

1/29/2010

Young Producers’ Council Elects New Officers and Board

1/29/2010

American National CattleWomen Elect Lana Slaten President

1/29/2010

American National CattleWomen Announce 2009 Outstanding CattleWoman of the Year

1/28/2010

Cattlemen’s College® Kicks off 2010 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show

1/28/2010

2010 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show Attracts Thousands of Cattle Producers to San Antonio

1/28/2010

Boehringer Ingelheim Joins Forces with NCBA as New Top Hand Club Sponsor

1/28/2010

National Cattlemen’s Beef Association Names Top Hand Club Champion and Reserve Champion

1/28/2010

Texas, West Virginia and Virginia Tapped as Top NCBA Affiliates

1/28/2010

National Competition Honors Cattle Auctioneer and Dairy Producer

1/22/2010

NCBA, PLC Support Murkowski, Lincoln Efforts to Reverse EPA Finding

1/18/2010

NCBA’s Cattlemen to Cattlemen Goes Live from San Antonio, Jan. 26 - 27 on RFD-TV

1/12/2010

Professional Bull Riders, Darryl Worley to Perform at Cattle Industry Convention

1/6/2010

NCBA Announces Speaker Line-up for 2010 Cattle Industry Convention

1/5/2010

NCBA Denounces Taiwan Beef Trade Restrictions

1/3/2010

NCBA Files Appeal of EPA’s “Endangerment Finding” Rule

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