Over 50 state leaders from nine states gathered earlier this month to take a stand against the ongoing long-term federal land grab and discuss plans to gain state control. The recent standoff in Nevada seems to have drawn some national attention to a topic that has been ongoing.
If the Senate decides to sign off on the House’s latest decision to make some changes to the Equal Access to Justice Act (EAJA), environmental groups may be looking for a little extra cash for their legal funds. Last week, the U.S. House approved by voice vote the Open Book on Equal Access to Justice Act (H.
A recent announcement from the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) of a case of Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) in a Mato Grosso cow has added more questions to the USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service’s plan to hopefully allow the importation of fresh and frozen beef from 14 states in Brazil.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) issued the final version of a regulation last week, establishing a herd certification program for farmed and captive deer, moose and elk to help identify and stop the spread of chronic wasting disease (CWD).
Once again, the Obama administration took the postpone plan on a final decision for the Keystone XL pipeline, creating more frustration on both sides of the controversial topic. The postponement was announced April 18, and extends the key review period—indefinitely.
In Beulah, WY, the first weekend in June is reserved for the Testicle Festival, an annual fundraiser for the local volunteer fire department, where local ranchers donate some of the family jewels to the cause.
Earlier this year, the United States Department of Agriculture Animal (USDA) and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) issued a proposed federal rule that would allow Brazil to export to the United States fresh and frozen beef from specific regions in Brazil.