9/6/2018 5:50:00 AM/Categories: Popular Posts, General News, Today's Top 5, Livestock, Grains
This week the U.S. Cattlemen’s Association Annual Meeting and Cattle Producers Forum is underway in Billings, Montana. Cattlemen and cattlewomen from across America are in attendance hearing updates from industry leaders on topics of importance to the U.S. cattle industry.
Kenny Graner is the USCA president from Mandan, North Dakota and says a big topic this year is trade.
Brooke Miller is the USCA vice president from Washington, Virginia and says fake meat is also a top priority.
To learn more about the 2018 USCA Annual Meeting and Cattle Producers Forum, visit www.cattlemensmeeting.com.
Source: Northern Ag Network
Eileen L. Hastad
9/6/2018 9:45 AM
I hope your association will talk about the American Prairie Reserve and how this non-profit organization is trying to eliminate agriculture from central/north central MT.
The farmers and ranchers in these areas need all of the support they can get.
Montana Farmers Union (MFU) members spent this past week in Washington D.C. for the National Farmers Union Fly-In. Farmers took to Capitol Hill to advocate for multiple issues including the Farm Bill, rural health care and to talk trade. 350 Farmers Union members from across the nation attended this year’s event. Sharing first hand their experiences and hardships in rural America.
Today, the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) Corn Board has named Jon Doggett as the organization’s new chief executive officer. Doggett is the fifth CEO in the organization’s 61-year history. The change is effective immediately.