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USDA's Almanza announces retirement

7/14/2017 - The current administrator of the FSIS has worked with the agency since 1978.

NCBA lauds bill to delay livestock transportation requirements

7/14/2017 - The bill mandating electronic logging use by haulers has been sidelined for a year.

Trump nominates Stephen Censky for USDA deputy secretary

7/14/2017 - Censky has been the CEO of the American Soybean Association for the past 21 years.

Horse slaughter vote by House Appropriations Committee raises concerns

7/14/2017 - A slim majority voted against ban on federal funds for inspections.

Brazil, US officials to discuss ban on Brazilian beef

7/11/2017 - Agriculture Minister Blairo Maggi also has requested a meeting with Ag Secretary Perdue.