Congressman Collin Peterson voted to second time as Chairman of the House Committee on Agriculture.
With federal protections and no natural predators, the populations of the free-roaming animals have skyrocketed. If you can’t drag them away, can you pay people to take them away?
The USDA released the National Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard and the list of crops and foods it impacts.
USDA, FDA Heads Announce Joint Regulatory Oversight of Cell-Cultured Proteins
Ag organizations are petitioning the FMCSA and DOT to be more flexible with the Hours of Service Rules for livestock haulers.
The United States, Mexico and Canada have reached an agreement to benefit American farmers, ranchers, and agribusinesses. While agriculture has generally performed well under NAFTA, important improvements in the agreement will enable food and agriculture to trade more fairly, and to expand exports of American agricultural products.
(Washington, D.C., August 27, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced details of actions the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will take to assist farmers in response to trade damage from unjustified retaliation by foreign nations. President Donald J. Trump directed Secretary Perdue to craft a short-term relief strategy to protect agricultural producers while the Administration works on free, fair, and reciprocal trade deals to open more markets in the long run to help American farmers compete globally. As announced last month, USDA will authorize up to $12 billion in programs, consistent with our World Trade Organization obligations.
We always hear about the basis but how can you use it to make marketing decisions?