News Releases

December

12/18/2017

NCBA Statement on Final Tax-Reform Legislation

12/11/2017

AUDIO: 25th Anniversary of Cattlemen's College Coming Up in 2018

12/11/2017

Contest Gives Cowboy Poets Opportunity to Win Trip to 2019 Cattle Convention in New Orleans

12/6/2017

NCBA Welcomes Updates to Beef Standards

12/4/2017

Cattlemen Respond to National Monument Reductions: "Egregious Example of Federal Overreach Corrected in Win for Rural Communities"

12/3/2017

NCBA and PLC Release Video Footage of Bears Ears National Monument


November

11/30/2017

NCBA Challenges Members to Boost Beef Industry Wins

11/30/2017

Cattlemen's College Pre-Registration Deadline Approaches

11/30/2017

NCBA, PLC Outline Priorities for 2015 Land Use Plan Amendments to BLM

11/22/2017

Cattlemen Applaud Court-Ordered Stay in CERCLA, EPCRA Reporting Mandate

11/21/2017

Forest Service Takes "Important Step" on Greater Sage-Grouse Management

11/20/2017

NCBA on 90-Day ELD Waiver: "Very Good News for Cattle and Beef Producers"

11/16/2017

Cattlemen: House-Passed Tax Bill "Step in the Right Direction"


October

10/31/2017

VIDEO: California Rancher Discusses Twice Paying "Most Onerous" Death Tax

10/25/2017

Nevada Rancher to Congress: Give States More Authority to Protect Greater Sage Grouse

10/17/2017

NCBA on GIPSA Rule Withdrawal: "Victory for Cattle Producers and Consumers"

10/12/2017

NCBA, PLC Praise Mark-up of National Monument Creation and Protection Act

10/11/2017

NCBA Rancher to Congress: “Japan and Asia-Pacific Markets Vital for U.S. Beef”

10/10/2017

Applications Now Open for Ten $1,500 CME Beef Industry Scholarship

10/4/2017

NCBA Responds to Treasury Decision to Withdraw Section 2704 Valuation Regulation


September

9/27/2017

Cattlemen “Very Pleased” That Tax-Reform Blueprint Includes Death Tax Repeal, Will Fight to Maintain Existing Positive Provisions in Tax Code

9/26/2017

Texas Rancher to Congress on Death Tax: “Just Get Rid of the Son of a Bitch”

9/22/2017

Outcome-Based Grazing Allows Flexible Livestock Management on Public Land

9/21/2017

Cattlemen Release Third Video in Tax Reform Campaign

9/15/2017

Trusted Rancher Recordkeeping Tool Soon Available for 2018

9/15/2017

2018 Stockmanship & Stewardship Request for Proposals Now Available

9/12/2017

NCBA and Livestock Groups Petition Department of Transportation for ELD Waiver

9/7/2017

Cattlemen Launch Monthlong Media Campaign for Comprehensive Tax Reform


August

8/24/2017

Livestock Producers Encouraged by Report on National Monuments, Urge Swift Action from White House

8/17/2017

NCBA’s Cattlemen to Cattlemen Kicks off New Season

8/16/2017

In New NCBA Video, EPA Administrator Pruitt Urges Ranchers to Submit WOTUS Comments

8/7/2017

Livestock Industry Reacts to Greater Sage Grouse Conservation Report

8/1/2017

NCBA, PLC on DC Circuit Court Decision on Gray Wolf: "Perfect Example of Need to Modernize Endangered Species Act"

8/1/2017

Take Action Now- Tell EPA to Kill WOTUS Today!


July

7/28/2017

NCBA Responds to Japan Raising Tariff on U.S. Beef Imports: "Underscores Urgent Need for Bilateral Trade Agreement"

7/27/2017

U.S. Beef Industry Highlights Success of Korea Free Trade Agreement

7/26/2017

NCBA CEO Testifies on Capitol Hill: “Please Do No Harm!”

7/25/2017

NCBA, PLC Accepting Applications for Spring, Summer 2018 Interns, Law Clerks

7/24/2017

Ranchers Applaud U.S. Senate's Confirmation of Bernhardt As Deputy Secretary of Interior

7/21/2017

National Cattlemen’s Foundation Accepting Applications for W.D. Farr Scholarships

7/20/2017

Cattlemen, Western Ranchers Applaud Adoption of Wild Horse and Burro Management Amendment

7/18/2017

Cattle Industry Wraps Up Summer Business Meeting

7/18/2017

Iowa Ranch Honored for Outstanding Environmental Stewardship

7/18/2017

NCBA Signs Coalition Letter In Support of Foot and Mouth Disease Vaccine Bank

7/18/2017

South Carolina Ranch Honored for Outstanding Environmental Stewardship

7/18/2017

NCBA Statement on USDA Announcement Regarding Positive Atypical BSE Test Result

7/18/2017

Arizona Ranch Honored for Outstanding Environmental Stewardship

7/18/2017

Flying Diamond Ranch Honored for Outstanding Environmental Stewardship

7/18/2017

Munson Angus Farm Honored For Outstanding Environmental Stewardship

7/18/2017

Texas Ranch Honored For Outstanding Environmental Stewardship

7/17/2017

Cattlemen Applaud Administration's Stated Goals for Renegotiating NAFTA

7/14/2017

Nation’s Outstanding Environmental Stewards Honored

7/13/2017

NCBA Applauds Bill That Would Delay New Electronic Logging Devices Mandate

7/13/2017

U.S. Cattle Industry Leaders Establish Direction for Policy, Checkoff Programs


June

6/30/2017

NCBA Helps Celebrate U.S. Beef to China

6/29/2017

Livestock Industry Supports WGA

6/27/2017

Livestock Producers Applaud Withdrawal of WOTUS Rule

6/27/2017

America’s Oldest and Largest National Cattlemen’s Group Calls On NAFTA Negotiators to Preserve Market Access, “Do No Harm”

6/22/2017

Livestock Producers Applaud Delisting of Yellowstone Grizzly Bear

6/22/2017

Cattlemen Respond to USDA Ban on Fresh Brazilian Beef

6/19/2017

NCBA Applauds Nomination of Former Chief Economist Doud to USTR Post

6/12/2017

NCBA Hails Final Agreement That Clears Way For U.S. Beef's Return to China For First Time Since 2003

6/12/2017

Livestock Producers Support Nomination of Susan Bodine to Key EPA Enforcement Post


May

5/24/2017

Arizona Rancher Calls on Congress to Relieve Rural America from an Increasing Regulatory Burden

5/24/2017

Rancher Calls on Congress to Address ‘Sue and Settle’ Abuse

5/22/2017

Cattlemen Applaud Gov. Terry Branstad's Confirmation As Ambassador to China: "Ideal person to help facilitate the U.S. beef industry’s return to the Chinese market"

5/18/2017

NCBA Joins Canadian, Mexican Partners in Presidential Letter: “Don’t Jeopardize Our Success Under NAFTA”

5/16/2017

Livestock Industry Calls for Relief from EPA’s Overly Burdensome Regulations

5/11/2017

Cattlemen Applaud Changes made at USDA, including Establishment of USDA Undersecretary for Trade Position

5/11/2017

Cattlemen Stress Importance of Trade as Senate Confirms New U.S Trade Representative

5/11/2017

Cattlemen on Historic Reopening of China to U.S. Beef: "Impossible to Overstate How Beneficial This Will Be For America's Cattle Producers"

5/10/2017

Livestock Industry Shines Spotlight on the Use of Grazing to Prevent Wildfires

5/2/2017

DEADLINE EXTENDED: NCBA, PLC Accepting Fall Law Clerk Applications


April

4/26/2017

White House Takes Important First Step to Reining in the Antiquities Act

4/26/2017

President Trump Signs Executive Orders to Boost Rural America

4/26/2017

Administration Proposes Comprehensive Tax Reform Plan, Includes Repeal of Death Tax

4/24/2017

Cattlemen Praise Confirmation of Gov. Perdue for USDA Secretary

4/11/2017

Cattlemen Applaud Delay of GIPSA Rule, Call for Its Ultimate Demise

4/4/2017

Cattlemen Applaud USDA Decision to Allow Emergency Grazing


March

3/29/2017

EPA Administrator to Cattlemen: “You Care Deeply About Clean, Healthy Environment”

3/28/2017

Secretary Zinke Headlines Public Lands Council Legislative Fly-in

3/27/2017

President Signs Resolution to Repeal BLM Planning 2.0

3/27/2017

U.S. Beef Industry to President Trump: Please Help Get U.S. Beef Back into China

3/24/2017

Cattlemen Call on USDA to Withdraw Damaging GIPSA Rules

3/23/2017

Kentucky Cattleman Testifies before U.S. House Small Business Subcommittee

3/21/2017

NCBA President Testifies on Cattlemen’s Priorities for 2018 Farm Bill

3/14/2017

Cattlemen: U.S. Needs Trade Rep. That "Prioritizes Market Access, Tears Down Barriers"

3/8/2017

PLC, NCBA Applaud Senate Push for Transparency of Judgment Fund

3/7/2017

Cattlemen, Public Lands Council Hail Senate Passage of Resolution Rolling Back BLM Rule: "Strike Two for 2.0"

3/1/2017

Cattlemen, Public Lands Council Applaud Confirmation of Zinke for Interior Secretary


February

2/28/2017

Oklahoma Cattleman Testifies in Washington on Conservation Policy

2/28/2017

Cattlemen Applaud President for Ordering Reconsideration of “Extremely Flawed” WOTUS Rule

2/27/2017

Cattlemen Applaud Appointment of Starling to Council of Economic Advisors

2/27/2017

Record Attendance in Nashville as NCBA Members New Elect Officers

2/17/2017

Cattlemen: Pruitt Will Restore Common Sense, Regulatory Sanity To EPA

2/17/2017

NCBA and PLC Accepting Applications for Summer Internships

2/14/2017

Cattlemen Applaud Bipartisan House Passage of Red River Bill

2/7/2017

Trump Urged To Start Trade Talks With Japan

2/7/2017

A “Huge Victory:” Cattlemen Hail U.S. House Passage of Resolution to Repeal BLM’s Planning 2.0 Rule

2/3/2017

NCBA Recognizes 2016 Top Hand Club Winners at Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show

2/3/2017

North Dakota Ranch Recognized With National Stewardship Award

2/3/2017

Commodity Price Stabilization Expected in 2017

2/3/2017

$1,500 CME Beef Industry Scholarships Awarded to 10 College Students

2/3/2017

Insider Shares Political Realities at Record-Breaking Cattle Industry Convention

2/1/2017

120th Annual Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show Kicks Off in Nashville


January

1/31/2017

Livestock Industry Supports Legislation to Address BLM Planning Rule

1/27/2017

Landowner Wins Case against Army Corps

1/25/2017

Cattlemen Hail Introduction of Legislation to Repeal Death Tax

1/24/2017

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proceeds with Regulatory Action Despite Trump Administration Directive

1/23/2017

Cattlemen Express Concerns With Trump Administration's Trade Action

1/19/2017

Cattlemen Support Nomination of Gov. Perdue to Lead U.S. Department of Agriculture

1/18/2017

Administration Pushes Forward with Organic Marketing Rule

1/17/2017

Cattlemen Call on U.S. Senate to Confirm Scott Pruitt as EPA Administrator

1/16/2017

NCBA/PLC Support Confirmation of Rep. Zinke for Secretary of Interior

1/13/2017

Supreme Court Agrees to take EPA WOTUS Rule

1/13/2017

NCBA, PLC Blast Obama’s National Monument Expansion in Oregon

1/6/2017

NCBA, PLC Praise Senate Effort to Curb Abuse of Antiquities Act

1/4/2017

Livestock Industry Lays Out Federal Lands Priorities for Trump Administration

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