Monthly Archives: October 2014

Dejong Scholarship

Tawnie DeJong Receives Beef Industry Scholarship South Dakota Stockgrowers Association and the South Dakota Cattlewomen awarded the Guy E Ham Beef Industry Scholarship to Tawnie DeJong during the 123rd Annual Convention on September 29. Tawnie is the daughter of Travis and Pamela DeJong from Philip, South Dakota.  She graduated from Philip High School in 2011 […]

WTO Ruling Disappoints

  The World Trade Organization (WTO) published its ruling regarding international compliance of U.S. Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) on Monday finding that the United States COOL law, in part, treats imported livestock less favorably than domestic livestock which is a violation of obligations under international trade laws.   COOL was originally implemented in 2008 to […]