Monthly Archives: December 2015

Stockgrowers Thank Rounds for Statement

Stockgrowers Thank Rounds for Statement on Perpetual Easements In a letter sent this week, the South Dakota Stockgrowers Association thanked Senator Mike Rounds for his recent editorial entitled, Perpetual Conservation Easements: Forever Is a Long Time. The editorial questioned the need for perpetual easements, specifically conservation easements, which can severely limit the use and management […]

Country of Origin Labels Repealed on Beef and Pork

The United States Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) on beef and pork products will no longer be required at the grocery store effective immediately. That is in response to a provision passed on Friday by both the U.S. House and Senate as a part of the omnibus 2016 spending legislation.  U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary […]