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BEEF CHECKOFF

The Cattlemen’s Beef Board will invest about $42 million into programs of beef promotion, research, consumer information, industry information, foreign marketing and producer communications in fiscal year 2016

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BEEF CHECKOFF NIXED

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack told DTN yesterday that USDA won’t proceed with its proposal for a new and separate beef checkoff program, acceding to congressional opposition

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BEEF CHECKOFF

The Illinois Beef Association has sent USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack a letter asking him to stop meddling with the beef checkoff. IBA President Alan Adams of Sandwich says beef producers in Illinois are highly concerned that this effort by the Secretary will harm the success of the current checkoff and erode producer support.  

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