Livestock, Poultry Industries Supporting Renewable Fuels Bill

Washington: Representatives from the US livestock and poultry industries joined with US Representatives Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.), Jim Costa (D-Calif.) during a news conference, Oct. 5, 2011, to introduce legislation to make commonsense changes to Renewable Fuels Standard. The National Cattlemen's Beef Association (NCBA); the National Chicken Council (NCC), the National Poultry Producers Council (NPPC); and the National Turkey Federation (NTF) will join the members of Congress at the press event.

What: Livestock and Poultry Industries Participate in Press Conference with Members of Congress to Introduce Legislation to Amend the Renewable Fuels Standard

When: Oct. 5, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time

Where: 1300 Longworth House Office Building. Also, watch at


  • US Representative Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) – Moderator
  • US Representative Jim Costa (D-Calif.)
  • Kevin Kester, California Cattlemen's Association President and NCBA Member, Parkfield, CA.
  • Hobey Bauhan, Virginia Poultry Federation, NCC and NTF representative, Harrisonburg, VA.
  • RC Hunt, NPPC president-elect and a producer, Wilson, NC.