Local

NCBA Disappointed Injunction Request Denied In COOL Court Case

NCBA Disappointed Injunction Request Denied In COOL Court Case

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, one of those suing USDA over their rewrite of Country of Origin Labeling is disappointed their preliminary injunction request was denied by a District Court Judge. NCBA’s Chase Adams says the decision just means more costs for cattle producers and processors.

Adams says NCBA is not against labeling but would like to see a voluntary labeling program.

Adams says industry led labeling has a proven track record of providing value to consumers and at the same time provides producers with some real valuable premiums.  He didn’t say whether or not they’ll appeal the judge’s decision but did note that preliminary injunctions are always an extraordinary legal relief measures and that the court case will continue.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Nebraska On Track for Economic Growth

money one hundred dollar bill

Nebraska remains on track for economic growth.

in Local

Medical Marijuana Bill Clears Nebraska Committee

marijuana

A medical marijuana bill has cleared a Nebraska legislative committee and heads to the full legislature for debate.

in Lifestyle, National

Google is dropping fat stacks of cash in Washington

google

Google's growing investment in lobbying highlights its expanding presence as it fights antitrust battles and grows its business into new areas such as broadband and self-driving cars.

in Agriculture

Iowa Has Second Bird Flu Case in Chicken Flock

chickens eggs

Iowa has its second case of high-pathogenic avian bird flu and this time it’s in a chicken operation. Monday USDA…

in Agriculture

Know Your Farmer Dinner Connects Farmers and Consumers

ag united logo

Last night’s Know Your Farmer Dinner in Vermillion was a chance for city leaders and University of South Dakota officials…