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EU to US Swine and Pork Products Rule Announcement

Federal Register Notice–Extension Requested The USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service is seeking public comments on the paperwork and regulatory burdens associated with its regulations which require “… information collection activities, such as a certificate for pork and pork products, breeding swine, and swine semen; application for import or in-transit permit; and declaration of […]

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Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement–Is it good for LEA and Agriculture?

TPP Press Release and News Links Now Available If you’ve heard all the hype–pro or con–on the Tans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and the likely impact on all of us and wondered where the ‘beef’ so to speak is…. the International Trade Commission (USITC) has put together a major new report, a series of documents and a […]

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LEA News, Second Quarter 2016

President’s Message: Happy Spring to everyone and I hope this finds you with snow melted, grass growing in the pastures and flowers blooming. A good time of year and with our spring weather, I feel a fresh wisp of opportunity on the horizon for our LEA members with many stars aligning in our favor for […]

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APHIS Administrator Names Chief Veterinary Officer

USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service sent this bulletin on 02/08/2016 Dear Stakeholders:  Today, I am announcing Dr. Jack Shere as acting USDA Chief Veterinary Officer (CVO) and Deputy Administrator for Veterinary Services. Acting in these roles, Dr. Shere will lead the program’s many employees in protecting and improving the health, quality, and marketability of […]

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USLGE 2016

Meeting Attendees Look For New Opportunities Worldwide Moody Gardens Hotel, Galveston TXThe USLGE Annual Meeting was held in Galveston, Texas at the Moody Gardens Hotel and Convention Center last week. Over 60 people attended this year’s annual conference representing all facets of the livestock exporting industry. Attendees broke out into a variety of species working […]

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