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R-CALF urges USTR to investigate sheep imports

A cattle organization is urging the U.S. Trade Representative’s office to investigate sheep imports. Bill Bullard with R-CALF U.S.A. tells Brownfield in just the past 30 years, the U.S. lost 60% of its commercial sheep operations, 62% of its sheep inventory, and nearly three-quarters... Read More.

R-CALF says U.S. trade policies need an overhaul

The head of R-CALF USA says current free trade policies are failing America’s independent cattle producers. Bill Bullard tells Brownfield drastic changes are needed. “We’re supporting, for example, the use of tariffs in order to ensure we can maintain a viable, productive cattle and... Read More.

SCOTUS denies R-CALF petition to hear Checkoff challenge

The US Supreme Court has denied a petition from R-CALF USA to hear its legal challenge of the Beef Checkoff. National Cattlemen’s Beef Association CEO Colin Woodall says this ruling ends a 6-year legal battle.  “It reaffirms that there is adequate oversight of the... Read More.