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Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Cattle producers outline industry challenges to congressional committee

Credit: KPAX - Western Montana
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Cattle producers outline industry challenges to congressional committee
Cattle producers outline industry challenges to congressional committee

Livestock producers and industry leaders focused on transparency, processing capacity, price discovery and oversight with the cattle markets and beef processing.

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