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Barn Media 8-2-10: NCBA SAYS GIPSA RULE TARGETS PRODUCERS, NOT PACKERS

Brian Allmer

Brian Allmer, Barn Media Podcast Producer

USDA’s proposed rule on livestock marketing announced June 18th was a hot topic at the Cattle Industry Summer Conference – which wrapped up Sunday (Aug 1) in Denver. National Cattlemen’s Beef Association Vice President of Government Affairs Colin Woodall says the proposed rule is a result of language in the 2008 Farm Bill. But he says the focus was supposed to be on a couple of market transparency issues – particularly in the poultry industry.

USDA’s proposed rule on livestock marketing announced June 18th was a hot topic at the Cattle Industry Summer Conference – which wrapped up Sunday (Aug 1) in Denver. National Cattlemen’s Beef Association Vice President of Government Affairs Colin Woodall says the proposed rule is a result of language in the 2008 Farm Bill. But he says the focus was supposed to be on a couple of market transparency issues – particularly in the poultry industry.