With over 200 days of travel as the President of NCBA, Bill Donald has been busy. Donald has reign at the top of NCBA at a time that has been very good for Canada / United States trade relations. With Canada shipping fat cattle south and Canada purchasing one billion dollars of US beef in 2011, the relationship appears to be very strong.
As a Montana rancher, Bill Donald understands how critically important the relationship of Canada and the US is for producers in both countries. When Bill Donald was became President of the NCBA a year ago there was some concern over his history with R-Calf but that seems to be all water under the bridge at this point.
I asked Bill Donald about his term of President of NCBA and why he thinks the relationship between Canada and the US is so important to the cattle industry.
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