Final Public Listening Session for ELD Waiver

Final Public Listening Session for ELD Waiver

The Colorado Livestock Association, along with other state and national organizations, has been working on behalf of the livestock industry to obtain a waiver and exemptions from the Electronic Logging Device (ELD) requirement for livestock haulers. This effort will...
Building for the Future – Q&A with President Mike Veeman

Building for the Future – Q&A with President Mike Veeman

Mike Veeman is a fifth-generation dairyman who, as President, brings the knowledge and experience of a lifetime of animal husbandry to Colorado Livestock Association. Mike began his career in California on his family’s dairy farm, which was relocated to Colorado in...
An Agent for Change

An Agent for Change

Colorado State University College of Ag Dean Ajay Menon receives CLA’s highest honor At the Colorado Livestock Association Annual Meeting, Dean Ajay Menon was presented with the Top Choice Award. The Top Choice Award is given by CLA to those individuals who have...
Senate Passes Farm Bill – 86 to 11

Senate Passes Farm Bill – 86 to 11

Thursday afternoon, the Senate passed the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 (H.R. 2) by a vote of 86 to 11. The bill can now proceed to a joint conference committee. Passage of the bill today is another step forward, and holds the possibility of the 2018 Farm...
Hickenlooper Appoints Erik Mohrlang to State Brand Board

Hickenlooper Appoints Erik Mohrlang to State Brand Board

Erik Mohrlang, was appointed by Governor Hickenlooper to the Colorado State Board of Stock Inspection to represent the confinement cattle industry for a term expiring May 1, 2022. Erik is a CLA member and serves as the Dairy Council Chair and is the manager of...