ICA encourages beef processors to expand slaughter following Tyson fire

The Iowa Cattlemen’s Association has been in contact with Tyson leadership following the fire on Friday at the Holcomb, Kansas plant. The plant had a capacity of about 6,000 head per day, or approximately 6% of the U.S. total fed cattle slaughter capacity. Tyson is working to absorb ...

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$284,000 Raised for Ronald McDonald Houses

Contact: Katie Olthoff; Director of Communications, Iowa Cattlemen's Association katie@iacattlemen.org or 515-296-2266  “One hundred and twenty-one days ago, I had a kidney transplant. I didn’t know if I was ever going to attend the Iowa State Fair again, and I sure didn’t dream I’d be doing this,” said Brian Thill ...

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