Death Tax Officially on Chopping Block

Drovers CattleNetwork, By Ben Potter, AgWeb.com May 01, 2017
"We have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to do something really big," White House Chief Economic Adviser Gary Cohn said at a White House press briefing earlier on Wednesday. Cohn was …

USDA offers flexibility with school lunch program

Meat & Poultry, May 2, 2017 - by Jay Sjerven
WASHINGTON – Secretary of Agriculture George E. (Sonny) Perdue on May 1 announced that the US Dept. of Agriculture will provide greater flexibility for schools in meeting nutrition requirements for …

GAO reviews FMD biosecurity

Drovers CattleNetwork, By John Maday, Editor, Bovine Veterinarian May 01, 2017
Following a review, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) calls for strengthening of the USDA’s process for evaluating foreign animal-health systems and the risk of introducing foo…