In: House Agriculture Committee
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...
ND Voted to Lift Corporate Dairy Farming Ban
- March 19, 2015
–> Posted March 19, 2015 House lawmakers voted to relax North Dakota’s anti-corporate farming law, which could set the precedent for...
Bigger Subsidies Projected Under Farm Bill Program
- March 10, 2015
Posted March 10, 2015 The new farm programs for grain and oilseed farmers will pay them up to $7 billion...
Anti-Corporate Farming Bill Reaches ND Ag Committee
- March 4, 2015
Posted March 4, 2015 The North Dakota House Agriculture Committee will vote on the proposed changes to the state’s anti-corporate...
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...
Senators Requesting Immediate Withdrawal of New CWA Regulations
- October 24, 2014
–> Posted October 24, 2014 U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) and Republican members of the Senate Agriculture Committee have requested that...
WSDA Seeking to Enforce New Food Safety Law
- September 19, 2014
Posted September 19, 2014 The Washington Department of Agriculture (WSDA) is trying to enforce a new federal food safety law,...
House and Senate Negotiators Announce Agreement on Final Farm Bill
- January 27, 2014
Posted January 27, 2014 This evening, negotiators from the U.S. House and Senate announced a bipartisan agreement on a five-year...
Looking Forward to a Farm Bill
- January 8, 2014
Posted January 8, 2014 While Congress has been on break for the holidays, key members of the farm bill conference...
Today: First Meeting for 2013 Farm Bill Conference Committee
- October 30, 2013
Posted October 30, 2013 The long-awaited first meeting of the 2013 farm bill conference committee will take place today, October...
House Nutrition Bill Introduced, CBO Releases Cost Estimate
- September 17, 2013
Posted September 17, 2013 H.R. 3102, the Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013, was introduced in the U.S....
Ag Groups Request Estate Tax Update
- November 28, 2012
With current tax relief expected to expire the end of this year, agriculture groups have been requesting that the U.S. House...