Advertise in Print | Subscriptions
View Cart Shopping Cart

Refine your search

  [ Advanced Options ]

TAGS

These tag channels match your search request. Click the tag for collection of related articles and information.

beef checkoff

Articles: 31 results from the past year. For older articles, see advanced options.

Vilsack ‘frustrated’ with checkoff enhancement group
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack told the beef checkoff enhancement group last week he is so frustrated it has not reached agreement in its three-year effort that he wants to start a second checkoff under the 1996 generic checkoff act.
Monday, October, 06, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Disappointment in beef checkoff referendum
It is disheartening to learn the Minnesota beef checkoff referendum did not pass. Thank you to the Minnesota State Cattlemen’s Association and fellow producers who worked to help get the referendum passed.
Monday, April, 28, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
New deadline in beef checkoff vote
Minnesota cattle producers have until March 18 to mail in their ballot in the state beef checkoff referendum.
Monday, January, 20, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Dairy check-off beneficial for farmers
I must correct Alan Guebert’s column, “Nation shoulders 22 commodity check-off programs,” in the July 21 issue of Agweek. First, farmers fund check-off programs, not taxpayers. The headline suggests otherwise.
Monday, August, 04, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Beef groups differ on check-off revamp
The three-year attempt to make recommendations to Congress to revamp the Beef Checkoff program might be in trouble.
Monday, August, 18, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
ND Stockmen's proposes beef checkoff increase
The North Dakota Stockmen’s Association plans to ask the 2015 Legislature to double the $1-per-head checkoff that ranchers pay when they sell cattle.
Monday, December, 23, 2013 - Associated Press - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Deadline nears to get ballots for Minn. beef checkoff referendum
Minnesota cattle producers have until Friday, Jan. 17, to request ballots for a referendum on increasing the state beef checkoff.
Tuesday, January, 14, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Nation shoulders 22 commodity check-off programs
According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, there now are federal commodity checkoffs for beef, blueberries, Christmas trees, cotton, dairy products, eggs, fluid milk, Hass avocados, “Honey Packers and Importers,” lamb, mango, mushrooms, paper and paper-based packaging, peanuts, popcorn, pork, potatoes, processed raspberries, softwood lumber, sorghum, soybeans and watermelons.
Monday, July, 21, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Minn. beef check-off increase rejected
On April 1, the Minnesota Department of Agriculture announced results of the proposed referendum by the Minnesota Beef Research and Promotion Council that sought to increase the existing beef check-off by an additional dollar per head. Sixty three percent (960) of the 1,525 voting producers voted against the referendum with just thirty-seven percent (564) voting in favor.
Wednesday, April, 02, 2014 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Minn. cattle group will consider its options after failed beef check-off increase
The president of the Minnesota State Cattlemen’s Association says he doesn’t know why cattle producers in the state rejected a proposal to increase the existing beef check-off by $1 per head.
Friday, April, 04, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Few in favor of soybean tax vote
It would have taken nearly 57,000 valid petitions to trigger a referendum vote on whether to keep the federal soybean check-off in place, but only 324 valid forms came in, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture official.
Monday, July, 21, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Latest News
Atlanta firm to pay fine for robocalls made on behalf of NDFB, MF Global customers to recoup $6.7 billion as final payout starts and Minn beef check-off increase rejected.
Monday, April, 07, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Latest News
Deere to lay off more than 600 at 4 US plants, deadly US pig virus can be carried in animal feed, NFU committee recommends withdrawal from beef check-off working group, STB to hold ND meeting for shippers affected by rail delays, BNSF and CP catch up on old-crop past-dues
Monday, August, 25, 2014 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
NFU discusses 2014 priorities
SANTA FE, N.M. — The National Farmers Union will try to increase its membership and fight for the preservation of country-of-origin labeling for red meat, the Renewable Fuel Standard and fair trade agreements in 2014, NFU President Roger Johnson said during the group’s annual convention in Santa Fe, N.M., which ended March 11.
Monday, March, 17, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Minn. dairy industry crowns 61st Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Jeni Haler, a 19-year-old college student from Norwood Young America, Minn., representing Carver County, was crowned the 61st Princess Kay of the Milky Way in an evening ceremony at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds Aug. 20.
Thursday, August, 21, 2014 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
ND PSC: Earth Harvest suppliers to get 40 percent
Farmers and other companies who delivered grain to now insolvent Earth Harvest Mills in Harvey, N.D., will receive about $1 million — roughly 22 percent of what they initially said they were owed, and 40 cents on a dollar for valid claims, according to a North Dakota Public Service Commission recommendation.
Wednesday, March, 26, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Best management practices for maximum yield
When reviewing average soybean yields across the state, South Dakota State University researchers made a startling discovery — certified research plots were yielding 20 bushels per acre more than neighboring fields.
Monday, July, 28, 2014 - SDSU Extension Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Head of ND Pork Council retiring
Charlotte Meier will continue in county extension post.
Tuesday, October, 29, 2013 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Sorghum group seeks funding for research
Interest in gluten-free foods is growing, and a North Dakota-based organization is proposing to test 108 early maturing sorghum lines that potentially could fare well in the state.
Monday, May, 12, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Farm bill is good fit for region's dairies
Dairy farmers have until Nov. 28 to sign up for the new Margin Protection Program under the new federal farm bill.
Monday, October, 06, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
1 2  Next »