NCBA Cattlemen Address Key Policy Issues

US - Expert panelists will answer key policy questions during the NCBA's Cattlemen to Cattlemen live call-in show April 19, 2011, to be broadcast on RFD-TV starting at 8:30 p.m. eastern daylight time (EDT). Cattlemen and women will be able to ask questions of the panelists by calling 1-888-824-6688 or by emailing [email protected].
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Among the panelists will be Donald; Colin Woodall, NCBA vice president of government affairs; Kristina Butts, NCBA executive director of legislative affairs; and NCBA Deputy Environmental Counsel Ashley Lyon. Kevin Ochsner, NCBA’s Cattlemen to Cattlemen host, will moderate the one-hour programme.

“Cattle producers need to know what’s on the horizon in Washington, DC, that might affect their operations,” said Donald. “This live programme will give them a chance to get their questions answered, as well as air some of their own concerns that our NCBA Washington, DC, staff can act on.”

In addition to the estate tax and the proposed GIPSA rule, the panel will also discuss environmental issues, the 2012 elections, international trade and more.

The programme will be re-broadcast on RFD-TV Wed., April 20, 2011, at 10:30 a.m. EDT and Sat., April 23, 2011, at 9:00 a.m. EDT. In addition, all episodes of NCBA’s Cattlemen to Cattlemen are available on the program’s website at The program is also on Facebookand can be followed on Twitter.

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