USCA Opposing OFF Act


Radio 570 WNAX (SD)

Apr 9, 2019


United States Cattlemenís Association members want to see the beef checkoff strengthened and are opposing the Opportunities For Fairness In Farming Act. Cattlemenís Lia Biondo says one of the problems with the OFF Act is that an anti-livestock group is supporting it.


She says the OFF Act isnít the best way to reform the beef checkoff, even though changes are needed.


Biondo says the best way to make the beef checkoff stronger and work better for producers is for all the cattle groups to work together on changes. She says itís time to get out of the courtrooms and into a conference room...


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