A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.
REGULATORY: Includes RUS, USDA
RURAL UTILITIES SERVICE
Interim final rule and request for comments to guide the Rural Utilities Service efforts in drafting the final rule for the Rural Broadband Program and Community Connect Grant Program. Info here.
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Request for public comment on updates to technical guidelines for quantifying greenhouse gas emissions and carbon sequestration at the entity-scale for agriculture and forestry. Info here.
LEGISLATIVE: Includes Colorado, Maine, South Dakota
SB 48 concerns a study to consider strengthening the prohibition on speculative appropriations of water. Info here.
LD 2005 amends the law governing maximum length limits for truck tractor semitrailers. Info here.
HB 1184 provides limited deer and antelope licenses to landowners. Info here.