In: Farm Bill
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...
U.S., Brazil Resolve Decade-Long Dispute
- October 2, 2014
Posted October 2, 2014 On Wednesday, The U.S. and Brazil ended a decade-long dispute over subsidies paid to cotton growers,...
Vilsack Announces 2014 Farm Bill Updates
- August 7, 2014
–> Posted August 7, 2014 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced an update on implementing the Agricultural Act of 2014 (2014...
Concerns Over Conservation Regulations Rise With Vegetable Producers
- July 29, 2014
Posted July 29, 2014 Last week, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) informed producers of their obligation to comply with conservation...
USDA Accepting Applicants for Fruit & Vegetable Pilot Project
- July 23, 2014
Posted July 23, 2014 Agriculture Undersecretary Kevin Concannon announced the release of a Request for Applications from states interested in...
House Subcommittee Hearing Examines Benefits of Ag Biotech
- July 21, 2014
Posted July 21, 2014 On July 10, the Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management held a hearing to...
WUD Hosting Margin Protection Program Workshops
- July 21, 2014
Posted July 21, 2014 Western United Dairymen (WUD) will host a series of informational workshops in August and September on...
FSA Announced SPEIS Draft
- July 16, 2014
Posted July 16, 2014 The Farm Service Agency (FSA), on behalf of the Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC), has completed a...