AG POLICY NEWS
Washington Insider -- Monday
Mon Mar 4, 2013 06:49 AM CST

Here's a quick monitor of Washington farm and trade policy issues from DTN's well-placed observer.

House Judiciary Panel Hears Testimony on Rolling Back Environmental Rules

The House Judiciary Regulatory Reform Subcommittee last week held a hearing to gather ideas from the business community regarding environmental rules and other regulatory requirements that the business groups argue are hurting job growth and the U.S. economy.

In the past, the Republican-majority House passed multiple deregulation bills, but it is unclear whether the issue will get the same attention in the chamber this year. But one Republican subcommittee member vowed ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, researchers produce orange-colored corn with sight-saving capabi...
  • Strong Immunity Wins Two weeks after calving, cows lose body condition. But if she is short on nutrients, too, that dr...
  • Russ' Vintage Iron DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
  • Klinefelter: By the Numbers Farm lenders should halt their petty rivalry and focus on agriculture's best interest: Our nation...
  • CWA Rule Pressure The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the...
  • GOP Picks Conaway as House Ag Chairman The House Republican Steering Committee on Tuesday selected Rep. Michael Conaway, R-Texas, as the...
  • Head Start A Pennsylvania teen has two years of a farm-to-fork business under his belt and is looking to exp...
  • Woodbury: Farm Family Business One of the world's wealthiest families measures success not in dollars but in authenticity.
  • Ask the Vet A warning about bull breeding soundness.
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