We visit local livestock sale barns to see what folks buying cattle are having to pay. All breeds and sizes are bringing record high prices which is good for producers.
Cliff Hoopes of Wyoming has an interesting lifestyle. He shears thousands of sheep for a living. This story comes from Southwest Idaho.
Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015
WASHINGTON, D.C., – “State-led mandatory food labeling initiatives mislead consumers about the safety of GM foods, even though there is no credible evidence linking a food-safety or health risk to the consumption of GM foods. These state labeling initiatives mask the benefits of biotechnology in food production and can lead to decreased food supplies. Creating a national labeling standard will give consumers the information they need while avoiding the unnecessary confusion and added cost of a patchwork of state laws.read more
Voice of Idaho Agriculture
Eminent Domain Legislation Shows Foresight
A bill that would limit the use of eminent domain currently before the Idaho Legislature is an important piece of legislation that is being attacked by misinformation.
Capitol Reflections - Issue 10, 2015
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