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- This Cattleman's Got A Beef
Photo: Sean Cayton - 2003People producing good food from happy animals, while improving the environment, shouldn’t have to fear the government.
Photo above featured in a 2003 article: This cattleman's got a beef, Mike Callicrate and Ranch Foods Direct take on the big meat packers by Kathryn Eastburn
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- Great Ranches of the West
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"An eye opening and heart touching portrait of a culture and industry that we are in great danger of losing. This book will help readers understand the urgency of preserving the Western ranchlands inhabited by families and rural communities that provide nourishing food for our nation, preserve a healthy natural environment and entrust that great American values will endure."
- Mike Callicrate
An Endangered Species
Every month 1,000 ranches go out of production. It's the national security issue that no one is talking about.
Food Policy & LawE. Coli Confessions Part I
by John Munsell | Oct 11, 2011
Editor's Note: This is the first part in a series written by John Munsell of Miles City, MT, who explains how the small meat plant his family owned for 59 years ran afoul of USDA's meat inspection program. The events he writes about began a decade ago, but remain relevant today.
They say that confession is good for the soul. I've been involved in a series of ugly events since my plant in 2002 recalled 270 pounds of ground beef contaminated with E.coli O157:H7 and now want to admit the embarrassing truth for public review. more
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Monday • Aug 01, 2011 Commonsense Coalition Talk Radio Presents Jan Weber • Farmlandia.com Visit Farmlandia.com | Support Farmlandia.com In Farmlandia, thousands of small to medium-sized farms, once the bastion of our food system, have been replaced by technology-driven, super-sized … Continue reading
Tuesday • Jul 26, 2011 Commonsense Coalition Talk Radio Presents Mike Callicrate, Fred Stokes • 13th Annual OCM Conference “Voices Rising From the Land” [audio:http://www.commonsensecoalitiontalkradio.com/tracks/072611.mp3]
Thursday • Jul 08, 2010 Commonsense Coalition Talk Radio Presents Mike Callicrate • Ranch Foods Direct l OCM and R-CALF meetings Aug 27 in Fort Collins [audio:http://www.commonsensecoalitiontalkradio.com/tracks/070810.mp3]
Tuesday • Jun 22, 2010 Commonsense Coalition Talk Radio Presents Org for Competitive Markets • Chris Abbott, Destry Brown, Mike Callicrate, Randy Stevens [audio:http://www.commonsensecoalitiontalkradio.com/tracks/062210.mp3]
Friday • Jun 10, 2011 Commonsense Coalition Talk Radio Presents Mike Callicrate, Fred Stokes • Organization for Competitive Markets (OCM), Annual Mtg in August l Farm Aid Concert [audio:http://www.commonsensecoalitiontalkradio.com/tracks/061011.mp3]