Recent Stories by Wyatt Bechtel
Feb 18, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
President Dwight Eisenhower is one of a few presidents to have their farm turned into a National Historic Site operated by the National Park Service.
Feb 15, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
Beer drinkers around the country will be toasting farmers on Feb. 15 as a thank you to their hard work and dedication.
Feb 13, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
Farmers will be getting toasted or cheered by beer drinkers around the country as a thank you from Coors Light.
Feb 06, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
A petition filed to the Department of Transportation (DOT) by livestock groups is seeking more flexibility to hours of service regulations.
Feb 05, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
Miller Lite thanks Bud Light for pointing out that corn syrup is an ingredient in their beer. Corn farmers are also sharing more of their thoughts about the #corntroversy.
Feb 04, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
Farmers and fans of beer did not give a "dilly dilly" about Bud Light being corn syrup free in it's most recent Super Bowl advertisements, with many people voicing displeasure on social media.
Jan 30, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
Livestock farmers in Australia are being targeted by animal rights activists through a specialized online map that reveals farm locations throughout the country.
Jan 23, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
Appointments for the 116th Congress House Agriculture Committee have been finalized and there are 15 newcomers to the committee, with 13 being freshmen Representatives.
Jan 16, 2019 by Wyatt Bechtel
Transporting Livestock Across America Safely (TLAAS) reintroduced in Congress to help reform Electronic Logging Device (ELD) and hours of service rules for livestock haulers.
Dec 31, 2018 by Wyatt Bechtel
Transporters of livestock can still use paper logs while the government is shut down and a spending bill is waiting to be approved in Washington DC.
Dec 06, 2018 by Wyatt Bechtel
You can no longer say “bring home the bacon” or “be the guinea pig” according to an animal rights group because it belittles animals.
Nov 01, 2018 by Wyatt Bechtel
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed a rule change that would make it clear air emissions reporting for animal waste is not required for livestock operations under current regulations.
Oct 31, 2018 by Wyatt Bechtel
A petition from groups representing livestock haulers has the support of 59 members of Congress and could be a potential fix to hours of service regulations.