By : Garth Ruff, OSU Extension Henry County.
COVID-19 has had profound impacts on our food and livestock production systems here in the U.S. With regards to the beef industry the impact has been felt locally and throughout the… Continue reading
By : Stan Smith, OSU Extension, Fairfield County
To suggest that supply in local meat cases… Continue reading
In this week’s Beltway Beef podcast, NCBA’s Vice President, Government Affairs, Ethan Lane provides an update on how and when cattle producers might be able expect relief funds in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis.
NCBA President Marty Smith issued the following statement regarding the announcement related to USDA’s plan for distribution of CARES Act funding.
“We appreciate Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue’s announcement that the agency will soon distribute funding to the cattlemen and cattlewomen… Continue reading
By : Derrell S. Peel, Oklahoma State University Extension Livestock Marketing Specialist
Last week, USDA announced a total of $19 billion for the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP). The program includes $16 billion in direct payments to farmers and… Continue reading
The COVID-19 crisis is impacting almost every segment of life and every business in the United States and worldwide. The cattle industry is also suffering unprecedented market reactions and supply chain disruptions.
“From closing of service industries to shuttering of… Continue reading