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EPA Decided Against Appealing Federal Ruling

  • September 23, 2014

Posted September 23, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has decided to not appeal the key federal ruling in favor...

FDA Revised FSMA Produce Rule

  • September 22, 2014

Posted September 22, 2014 The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has revised a food safety proposal affecting Oregon onion farmers,...

EPA Amends CWA Regulations

  • August 28, 2014

Posted August 28, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized amendments to the Clean Water Act (CWA) regulations to...

EPA Establish Sweet Orange Peel Tincture Tolerance Exemption

  • August 27, 2014

 Posted August 27, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) established an exemption from the requirement of a tolerance for residues...

EPA Ordered Registration of Certain Pesticides

  • August 26, 2014

Posted August 26, 2014 Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has ordered, pursuant to the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA),...

RFS Sent to OMB for Review

  • August 25, 2014

Posted August 25, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has sent the 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) final rule to...

AFBF Requesting State Authority in Chesapeake Bay

  • August 22, 2014

Posted August 22, 2014 The American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) has asked a federal appellate court in Pennsylvania to reverse...

AFBF Filing Action Against EPA

  • August 20, 2014

Posted August 20, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released farmers’ and ranchers’ personal data to the public violating basic...

Cargill Settles CWA Violations

  • August 20, 2014

Posted August 20, 2014 Cargill has agreed to pay $187,500 settlement to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), according to...

Wildlife Refuges Phasing Out GMOs and Neonicotinoids

  • August 8, 2014

Posted August 8, 2014 National wildlife refuges around the country are phasing out genetically modified crops and a class of pesticides...

RIN Quality Assurance Program

  • July 21, 2014

Posted July 21, 2014 Under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program, producers and importers of renewable fuel generate Renewable Identification...

EPA Establishes Two Residue Regulations

  • July 21, 2014

Posted July 21, 2014 This regulation establishes tolerances for residues of zoxamide in or on onion, bulb, subgroup 3-07A. Gowan...

EPA Soliciting Comments on Draft ICR

  • July 17, 2014

Posted July 17, 2014    In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is planning...

Iowa Supreme Court Ruled Water Quality Regulations Valid

  • July 14, 2014

Posted July 14, 2014 On Friday, the Iowa Supreme Court ruled the 2009 Iowa Environmental Protection Commission water quality regulations...

House Agriculture Subcommittee Holds Hearing on Waters of U.S. ‘Interpretive Rule’

  • June 20, 2014

Posted June 20, 2014 Agriculture Undersecretary for Natural Resources and Environmental Robert Bonnie maintained conservation practices under the interpretative rules...

Goehring Forming Panel to Review Ag-Related Federal Regulations

  • June 17, 2014

–> Posted June 17, 2014 Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring announced the formation of a regulatory review committee to help farmers and...

Tolerance Amended for Spirodiclofen Residue

  • June 12, 2014

Posted June 12, 2014   The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) amended a tolerance for residues of spirodiclofen in or on citrus...

Tolerances Established for Tricyclazole Residue

  • June 12, 2014

Posted June 12, 2014   The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) established tolerance for residues of tricyclazole in or on imported rice....

Obama Signed Water Resources Reform and Development Act into Law

  • June 12, 2014

Posted June 12, 2014   On Tuesday, President Barack Obama signed the Water Resources Reform and Development Act into law, according...

EPA’s Waters of the U.S. Causes Concern Among Farmers

  • June 10, 2014

Posted June 10, 2014   The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposal to broaden its authority over ”navigable waters” to “waters of...