Trump Proposes Farm Cuts
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 2:48PM CDT
The Trump administration is proposing dramatic cuts to the farm safety net in the president's first budget plan being delivered to Capitol Hill on Tuesday. The plan calls for tighter caps and means testing for crop insurance subsidies and eligibility for commodity programs.
More Neonic Buzz
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 2:45PM CDT
The study also questions the long-held assumption that corn growers see a yield benefit from neonicotinoid seed treatments.
Pesticides Bill Moves
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 2:39PM CDT
The House Committee on Rules may consider amendments to a bill that would eliminate a permit requirement for pesticide residues from pesticide applications, so long as such products are used according to federal law.
Groups Push E15
Monday, May 22, 2017 12:55PM CDT
National biofuel interest groups are pressing members of Congress to pass legislation and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to change rules to allow the E15 market to expand.