Ranchers–Cattleman Action Legal Fund http://www.kunc.org en After Public Outcry, USDA Maintains Hot-Iron Brand as Livestock ID Form http://www.kunc.org/post/after-public-outcry-usda-maintains-hot-iron-brand-livestock-id-form <p>After a three year battle, a symbol of the American west—the cattle brand—will be preserved in new rules governing livestock identification.</p><p> Mon, 31 Dec 2012 19:23:41 +0000 Grace Hood 38276 at http://www.kunc.org After Public Outcry, USDA Maintains Hot-Iron Brand as Livestock ID Form Ranchers Weigh in, Criticize Proposed Cattle Identification Rules http://www.kunc.org/post/ranchers-weigh-criticize-proposed-cattle-identification-rules <p>The comment period for proposed U.S. Department of Agriculture <a href="http://www.aphis.usda.gov/traceability/downloads/2011/Proposed%20Rule.pdf">rules </a>on Animal Disease Traceability will come to a close late tomorrow evening at 10 o&rsquo;clock. Fri, 09 Dec 2011 00:06:24 +0000 Grace Hood 18845 at http://www.kunc.org Ranchers Weigh in, Criticize Proposed Cattle Identification Rules Cattle Branding at Issue in New USDA Rule http://www.kunc.org/post/cattle-branding-issue-new-usda-rule <p>The U.S. Department of Agriculture will publish a proposed rule later this week that would remove hot-iron cattle branding from the list of official livestock identification methods available to cattle producers. And that doesn&rsquo;t sit well with some Colorado ranchers moving livestock across state lines. Wed, 10 Aug 2011 12:00:00 +0000 Grace Hood 12614 at http://www.kunc.org Cattle Branding at Issue in New USDA Rule