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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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FRED KELLY GRANT and the 10th Amendment – Part 1 FRED KELLY GRANT and the 10th Amendment – Part 2 FRED KELLY GRANT and the 10th Amendment – Part 3 FRED KELLY GRANT and the 10th Amendment – Part 4 … Continue reading
“Fighting for the U.S. Cattle Producer” News Conference, and Live Internet Broadcast Audio, at Callicrate Cattle Co at 1:00PM CST – Recorded on 09/20/2011
“This is essential listening if you want to understand the challenging landscape for small family and mid-sized farms and cattle ranches trying to make it on their own and support their communities.” – Bill Howard, Editor, The Colorado Catholic Herald … Continue reading
September 20, 2011 By Mike Callicrate The article in Farm Futures, “Region 7 EPA Administrator Sets Record Straight,” needs some clarification. Author Jason Vance was mistaken in his statement, “Last year the Environmental Protection Agency inspected a feedlot in St. … Continue reading
09/20/2011: “Fighting for the U.S. Cattle Producer” News Conference, and Live Internet Broadcast, at Callicrate Cattle Co at 1:00PM CST. 09/15/2011 (PDF): Cheyenne County Commissioners Official Letter of Support 09/14/2011 (Audio): Mike Callicrate discusses the “Order” on The Josh Tolley … Continue reading
Immediate Release: News Conference at Callicrate Cattle Co 09/20/2011 “…in Heartland to Highlight Injustices Against Family Farmers and Ranchers”
Live Internet Broadcast on 09/20/2011 “Fighting for the U.S. Cattle Producer” For Immediate Release Contact: Bill Bullard, CEO September 14, 2011 Phone: 406-252-2516; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org * * MEDIA ADVISORY * * Group Schedules News Conference in Heartland to Highlight Injustices … Continue reading