Agricultural Secretary

Baucus Calls Korean FTA Too Limiting On Beef Sales
The U.S South Korea Free Trade Agreement that’s about to be sent to congress for hearings and ratifications does not require Korea to open up its markets to all cuts of U.S. Beef from animals of all ages. Montana Senator, Max Baucus, who sits on the Ag Committee and chairs the Finance Committ…
Proposed Forest Planning Rule Unveiled
The USDA Forest Service unveiled its proposed forest planning rule late last week which would establish a new science-based framework for national forest land management. “This proposed rule is going to provide a framework for land management planning to restore the health and resilience of e…