USMEF Spring Conference guest speakers preview presentations

by | May 20, 2024 | 5 Ag Stories, News

When the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) Spring Conference kicks off this Wednesday, May 22, in Kansas City, the lineup of guest speakers will include CattleFax CEO Randy Blach. Blach said he’ll discuss the status of the U.S. cattle industry’s herd rebuilding efforts, as well as other factors impacting protein supplies in both the domestic and international markets.

Kip Tom, former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations for Food and Agriculture, said he’ll update USMEF members on policies being debated by international organizations and key trading partners and the potential implications for red meat trade.

The USMEF Spring Conference runs through Friday, May 24. For more information, visit