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.
The CEO of R-CALF USA says it’s time to put America’s farmers, ranchers, and consumers first and pass mandatory country of origin labeling. Bill Bullard says bills have been introduced in both the US House and Senate. “The Senate version of the country of... Read More.
The head of R-CALF USA says restoring competition to the marketplace remains one of the organization’s top priorities. Bill Bullard says competition has been purged from the cattle industry and it needs to be restored. “We must have mandatory Country of Origin Labeling,” he... Read More.
Farm Service Agency loan programs are critical for many producers to build and sustain their family operations, especially as input costs push higher. Following his comments at the R-CALF USA annual meeting, USDA FSA Administrator Zach Ducheneaux was asked by a cattle producer... Read More.
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.
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.