—Sheriff says delayed reporting of abuse counts as abuse. In an interesting change, an undercover animal rights activist who documented animal abuse is herself being charged with animal cruelty. Why? For failing to report the abuse in a timely manner.
the draft strategic plan has five strategic goals: • Address climate change and improve air quality; • Protect America’s waters; • Clean up communities and advance sustainable development; • Ensure safety of chemicals and prevent pollution; and • Protect human health and the environment by enforcing laws and assuring compliance.
A set of changes to the rules encompassed by the Clean Water Act (CWA) recently proposed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have caused significant concern among cattlemen’s organizations and western legislators, who fear an increasing encroachment of federal regulations into private property interests.
The November Cattle on Feed report came in dead on the pre-report industry expectations. Though many have called it neutral for this reason, Steve Meyer and Len Steiner of CME’s Daily Livestock Report called it slightly bearish..