Update #1 ·

Update on October 11, 2012

Thanks so much to those who have already signed!

There is still time to get additional signatures as the deadline to sign this petition has been extended to Oct. 30, 2012.

Let's stand up for our rights to know from where our food comes.

Campaign closed

Each time a cow is sold the seller must pay one dollar into the Beef Checkoff. The seller has no control over where this mandatory fee goes. The largest recipient of the federally mandated Beef Checkoff Program funds the National Cattlemen's Beef Association (NCBA). Recently, the NCBA filed a lawsuit to eliminate or weaken COOL. It is a clear conflict of interest for an organization funded…

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In early September, a coalition of groups including the Made in the USA Foundation and R-CALF USA, filed a lawsuit against the WTO in Denver's U.S. District Court hoping to get a court order that WTO does not have authority to overrule U.S. law. In conjunction with that lawsuit, we're circulating this petition to challenge the WTO's right to intimidate the United States into weakening our Country…

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