posted on March 30, 2012 at 7:25 PM
Governors tour a Midwestern packing plant and vouch for the safety of U.S. beef. The Agriculture Department releases its much-anticipated prospective plantings estimates. Despite political rhetoric, analysis reveals little correlation between...
posted on March 2, 2012 at 7:25 PM
The rally continues on Wall Street, accompanied by a concurrent recovery on Main Street. Soaring meat prices prompt one lawmaker to seek a federal ban on packer ownership of livestock. The Iowa legislature approves a bill making it a crime to enter...
posted on March 2, 2012 at 6:35 PM
A group of senators introduced a bill this week that would ban most meatpackers from owning or feeding livestock intended for slaughter. Democratic Senator Kent Conrad and Republican Senator Chuck Grassley are the lead co-sponsors of the...
posted on March 14, 2008 at 8:03 PM
Steve Mendell, President Hallmark/Westland Meat Company testifies before Congressional Sub-committee
posted on December 14, 2007 at 8:12 PM
One year after the nation's largest immigration raid hit home in Marshalltown, Iowa, how is the community dealing with the fallout?