In light of the recent hearings held on the Hill in Washington, D.C., the U.S. Cattlemen’s Association would like to address a few points that were repeatedly left out of the discussion. In the Senate, Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow convened “The State of the Livestock Industry in America” hearing at the beginning of the month. The cattlemen’s association appreciates Stabenow convening this hearing as with discussions beginning on the 2012 Farm Bill and the future of a livestock title is discussed, the association welcomes such opportunities to discuss the current issues facing the industry. . . .