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By now, many of you have heard of the Securities and Exchange Commission’s plan to require publicly traded companies to disclose their greenhouse gas emissions. The proposed rule, released earlier this year, requires such companies to disclose not only direct and energy-related emissions, but also those of each downstream supplier, known as Scope 3 emissions.

As you can imagine, this presents significant concerns for cattle producers who find themselves in the supply chain of many publicly traded companies, restaurants and retailers.

Ashley C. Reynolds