In: Farm Bill
Texas A&M Law Review Fall 2017 Symposium: The Future of the Farm Bill
- September 19, 2017
- Mark Camarigg
On October 6, 2017, at the Texas A&M Law campus in Fort Worth, Texas, the Texas A&M Law Review will present...
USDA to fund antimicrobial research
- May 3, 2016
- Mark Camarigg
Earlier this week the U.S. department of Agriculture (USDA) announced $6 million in available funding for research addressing antimicrobial resistance (AMR)....
Ag committee rejects crop insurance cuts
- October 29, 2015
Posted October 29, 2015 House Agriculture Committee members state there will be no cuts to the crop insurance program in...
Interim final rule issued for Biorefinery, Renewable Chemical, and Biobased Product Manufacturing Assistance Program
- July 13, 2015
Posted July 13, 2015 The Rural Business-Cooperative Service (Agency) is publishing an interim final rule for the Biorefinery, Renewable Chemical,...
Rep. Kristi Noem: Congress Will Pass Farm Bill
- May 19, 2015
Rep. Kristi Noem (R-SD), member of the House Agriculture Committee, says that Congress will pass a farm bill “in the coming...
USDA to Limit Payments to Non-Farmers, 2014 Farm Bill
- March 25, 2015
Posted March 25, 2015 The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced a proposed rule to limit farm payments to...
NSAC Releases Guide to Conservation Stewardship Program
- February 12, 2015
Posted February 12, 2015 The National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC) has released two free resources to help farmers and ranchers...
Conservation Programs Awarded $340 Million in Federal Funding
- January 16, 2015
–> Posted January 16, 2015 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that more than $370 million in Federal funding as part of...
Regulatory Accountability Act Introduced
- January 9, 2015
Posted January 9, 2015 House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) and Congressman Collin Peterson (D-Minn.) have introduced H.R. 185,...
USDA Requesting Comments on EQIP Rule
- December 15, 2014
Posted December 15, 2014 The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is publishing a rule that outlines improvements to the Environmental...
Conaway Selected New House Ag Committee
- November 20, 2014
Posted November 20, 2014 Rep. Michael Conaway, R-Texas has been name Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, according to a...