Monthly Archives: May 2020

Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

The Coronavirus Food Assistance Program will provide direct relief to producers who faced price declines and additional marketing costs due to COVID-19. About the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue announced the Coronavirus Food Assistance program on April 17, 2020. CFAP will use funding and authorities provided in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and […]

South Dakota Stockgrowers Appreciate Senators Introducing 50/14 Mandated Cash Trade Legislation!

On Tuesday May 12, Senator Rounds joined a bipartisan coalition of senators introducing legislation to increase market competition and transparency within the fed cattle market. The South Dakota Stockgrowers fully support this effort to restore greater price discovery for harvest ready cattle and realize the trickle-down effect this will have on the entire supply chain. This […]