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Thursday 01/23/14

Debate Heats Up Over EPA RFS Proposal
While talk around the farm bill remains quiet in Washington, discussion about the Renewable Fuels Standard is heating up as EPA's comment deadline on its proposal approaches on Tuesday.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 3:22PM CST 01/23/14 by Chris Clayton | Post a Comment
Comments (4)
"The American farmer stepped up to the plate to agree to cut billions from the farm bill" Try telling the truth Monte Shaw about congress's bait and switch hypocrisy. Direct payment cuts for billions in new insurance and investment/profit guaranteeing schemes. See http://www.economist.com/news/united-states/21578688-awful-farm-bill-faces-opposition-trough Not all of us farmers are in favor of this idiocy proposed by congress.
Posted by W Kuster at 4:34PM CST 01/23/14
Wes;You missed the point again in favor of your Tea Party rant. Thanks Todd and Chris for keeping us informed.
Posted by melvin meister at 5:47PM CST 01/23/14
Melvin ....If you think Kester is a true TEA partier, you are as delusional as he is.
Posted by CRAIG MOORE at 8:52AM CST 01/24/14
I know I am going to regret this, but, Craig Moore, what is a true TEA partier? And how would one from the group define delusional? Just have to know. :-)
Posted by Don Thompson at 10:45AM CST 01/24/14
 
California Drought Highlights Ongoing Water Battles
The drought in California has again put a spotlight on the state's water challenges as members of Congress seek to shift water to Central Valley farmers and divert water away from environmental obligations.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 12:05PM CST 01/23/14 by Chris Clayton | 0 Comments | Post a Comment
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