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April 13, 2015
USCA Comments on USDA Announcement: Expansion of Trade with Mexico
USCA (April 13, 2015) – The United States Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) issued the following statement on the recent announcement by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) regarding current trade relations with Mexico and Peru.  USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that an agreement has been reached with the two countries that will allow greater access of U.S. beef and pork products to the region. Click here to continue.

April 7, 2015
USCA and Brenn Hill Team Up for Special Promotion
USCA (April 7, 2015) - The United States Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) is pleased to announce an upcoming promotion on behalf of singer/songwriter Brenn Hill. In recent years, Brenn Hill has partnered with USCA in donating a portion of his album sales to the organization. Click here to continue.

April 7, 2015
USCA Comments on the National Park Service Draft Chisholm and Great Western Trail Feasibility Study and Environmental Assessment
USCA (April x, 2015) - The United States Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) recently submitted comments to the National Park Service regarding the Draft Chisholm and Western Trail Feasibility Study and Environmental Assessment. Click here to continue.

March 25, 2015
USCA Comments on COOL-Focused House Agriculture Subcommittee Hearing
USCA (March 25, 2015) – The United States Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) issued the following statement regarding today’s hearing, “Livestock & Foreign Agriculture Subcommittee—Public Hearing: Meat Labeling Requirements” as held ... click here to continue.

March 20, 2015
USCA Public Lands Committee Co-Chair Joins USACC Leaders, Renews Call for End to Embargo on Return from Cuba Mission
USCA (March 20, 2015) – Returning from a four-day visit to Cuba earlier this month, Jack Alexander, United States Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) Public Lands Committee Co-Chair, joined more than 95 members of the U.S. Agriculture Coalition for Cuba (USACC) in reiterating a call for Congress to end the U.S. embargo. Cick here to continue.

March 18, 2015
USCA Member Gene Philips Wins Nutra-Lix, Inc. Saddle
USCA (March 18, 2015) – The United States Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) and Nutra-Lix, Inc. continued their long-standing partnership this past month with the annual drawing of a custom saddle. Click here to continue.

March 13, 2015
Beef Checkoff MOU- Does Not Go Far Enough Addressing Structural Enhancements for US Cattle Producers
USCA (March 13, 2015) - The United States Cattlemen's Association (USCA) announced an official decision to not sign the Checkoff Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) as presented to industry leaders through the Beef Checkoff Enhancement Working Group (BCEWG). Click here to continue.

March 9, 2015
USCA Relays Support for COOL to White House
USCA (March 9, 2015) - The United States Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) participated in a joint meeting with White House and U.S. Trade Representative officials today concerning the future of the country of origin labeling program. Click here to continue.

February 20, 2015
USCA: Dietary Guidelines Should Focus Solely on Nutrition, Science
USCA (February 20, 2015) – The United States Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) issued the following statement regarding the release of the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee’s recommendations to Health and Human Services (HHS) and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).  Click here to continue.

February 13, 2015
Challenge to COOL Regulation Terminated in US District Court for the District of Columbia
Washington D.C. (February 13, 2015)—The United States Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) has communicated to its members that that the legal case brought against the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the country-of-origin labeling (COOL) regulations was dismissed by stipulation of the parties. Click here to continue.

January 22, 2015
New Study Confirms: COOL Does Not Adversely Affect Mexico, Canada Trade
USCA
(January 22, 2015)—The United States Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) called attention this week to a  new economic analysis which focused on the impacts of country-of-origin labeling (COOL) on US cattle imports and cattle prices. In a press conference held today, C. Robert Taylor, Ph.D., Auburn University Scholar and Professor, stated the findings of his recent study concerning COOL and its effect on trade. Click here to continue.