Tag Archives: beef production

“Big 4” beef packing firms subpoenaed in antitrust investigation

by Greg Henderson Drovers DOJ Subpoenas Big 4 Beef Packers The Department of Justice has formally demanded information from America’s Big 4 U.S. beef packers regarding potential antitrust violations, Bloomberg…

With abundance of domestic cattle, President Trump suggests ending imports

Colter Brown for Northern Ag Net President Trump suggests terminating cattle imports At the announcement of the details of the USDA’s Coronavirus Food Assistance Program on Tuesday morning, President Trump…

Meat Processing Plant Closures Prove the PRIME Act is Needed, Now More Than Ever

The PRIME Act or Processing Revival and Intrastate Meat Exemption Act, would giving small-scale farms and ranchers better access to slaughtering facilities by authorizing the sale of locally-slaughtered meat to…

Why are big beef executives getting on the Fake Meat bandwagon?

Fake Out by Lee Pitts It seems like everything is fake these days: fake news, fake ice cream, fake money, fake teeth, fake knees, fake hips and fake identities. Bald…

Real MEAT Act introduced to address fake meat and deceptive labeling

Tri-state Livestock News Bill Aims to Combat Deceptive Labeling of Plant-Based Fake Meat The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) today applauded the bipartisan introduction of the Real MEAT (Marketing Edible…