On the Weekend Farm Show, we get an update from the NCBA Cattle Convention in Phoenix, AZ. On Part 1 we talk with Minnesota Beef Council Executive Director Karin Schaefer and Chairman Mark Malecek. Karin serves on the health & Nutrition Committee, and Mark on the Beef Export Growth Committee. We hear about the strides being made with the Beef Checkoff investments, and the growth in Beef promotion.
On Part 2 we talk with Minnesota State Cattlemen’s Association Executive Director Ashley Kohls. Ashley updates us on the NCBA Convention from a policy side. Minnesota got some recognition on the National Stage as it pertains to BQA. She also talks Farm Bill and Trade Concerns.