News Releases

October 23, 2017

Why and How Mandatory COOL Should Be Reinstated Through the NAFTA Renegotiations

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Congress passed the mandatory country of origin labeling (COOL) law in 2002 to provide consumers with information as to the origins of their food. […]
October 19, 2017

R-CALF USA Statement on Secretary Perdue’s Decision to Abandon the GIPSA Rules

Billings, Mont. – R-CALF USA CEO Bill Bullard issued the following statement following Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue’s announcement that he is withdrawing one cattle-related GIPSA rule and […]
October 5, 2017

Gilles Stockton responds to China Beef Deal:

September 26, 2017 Dear Editor Call me a “wet blanket” or a “Debby Downer” or whatever you might think is the appropriate simile, but I am […]
October 5, 2017

National & State Cattle Groups Urge Congress Restore Lost Competition

Billings, Mont. – Yesterday, national cattle association R-CALF USA, along with over 15 state and local groups representing America’s cattle ranchers, joined in a letter with 210 organizations to […]
October 4, 2017

Farmers and Ranchers Concerned about Pond Registration

  A meeting on pond and dam registration sponsored by Southeast Colorado Private Property Rights Council and Rep. Kimmi Lewis, House District 64, was held at […]