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Stockgrowers Support Cash Trade Mandate

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   South Dakota Stockgrowers Support More Mandated Cash Trade   4/20/2020 – Rapid City, SD   The South Dakota Stockgrowers are supporting a recent grass-roots push to increase the amount of negotiated cash trade withing the fed cattle markets.  Many organizations with varying interests are banding together to help save the […]

Thune Urges Department of Justice to Investigate Price Manipulation in the Beef Market

  Thune Urges Department of Justice to Investigate Price Manipulation in the Beef Market “The widening gap between cattle producer and packer profit margins raises serious concerns about potential instances of price manipulation and other unfair practices within the beef industry, especially considering that four meat packing companies control more than 80 percent of the beef […]