Monthly Archives: July 2016

SD Stockgrowers Association Applaud Decision on Insurance Claim

SD Stockgrowers Association Applaud Decision on Insurance Claim   The South Dakota Stockgrowers Association applaud the ruling by the Supreme Court, finding that DeSmet Farm Mutual Insurance was required to pay for livestock lost in the 2013 Winter storm Atlas.   The Supreme Court ruling, issued last Wednesday, requires DeSmet Farm Mutual Insurance to pay Richard […]

Supporters Urge Congress to Take Action and Pass Meaningful Commodity Checkoff Program Reform

 Supporters Urge Congress to Take Action and Pass Meaningful Commodity Checkoff Program Reform   Washington, DC – More than 140 organizations, ranchers, farmers and businesses applaud Senators Booker and Lee for filing legislation that, when passed, will stop commodity checkoff program abuses. Yesterday, the Senators filed the Commodity Checkoff Program Improvement Act (S. 3201), which […]