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Objective - Fully identify and understand the responsibilities at the various levels of the industry regarding identification application, maintenance and reporting in order to evaluate the true costs and benefits of an enhanced traceability system. Provide guidance to all industry segments on implementation of components of an enhanced traceability system and identifying cost-sharing opportunities to minimize impacts at all levels.

Mr. Chuck Adami (Co-Chair)Equity Cooperative Livestock & NLPA
Mr. Joe Leathers (Co-Chair) 6666 Ranch

Ms. Kathryn Britton Where Food Comes From 
Mr. Mike Bumgarner United Producers 
Ms. Silvia ChristensenSouth Dakota Stockgrowers 
Mr. Terry Fankhauser Colorado Cattlemen's Association 
Ms. Chelsea GoodLivestock Marketing Association 
Ms. Ginette GottswillerAmerican Angus Association 
Mr. Larry KendigUSCA 
Mr. Dwight KellerUSCA 
Ms. Jodi Hoynoski  Holstein Association, USA 
Mr. Dale MooreAFBF 
Mr. Justin SextenCertified Angus Beef 
Dr. Nevil SpeerIndividual
Mr. Tim Starks Livestock Marketing Association 
Mrs. Renee StricklandLivestock Exporters Association 
Dr. Jessica Watson NCBA 
Mrs. Shannon Wharton Hy-Plains Feedyard, LLC 
Mr. Ross Wilson Texas Feeders Association  
Additional Task Group Assignments - as of 1-22-18

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