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, a community of Arkansas farmers have successfully banded togethe...
  • Market News AgriClear is not an auction, but an online digital sales floor where buyers and sellers negotiate...
  • UAS Research Takes Off Key members of the House and Senate last week praised the Federal Aviation Administration for sel...
  • "Total Market Isn't Dead" Used equipment inventories are escalating.
  • Rain, Rain, Go Away Waterlogged and flooded fields in much of the Midwest are putting corn and soybean fields at risk...
  • Feds to Examine Biotech Rules In a memo to USDA, FDA and EPA, the White House stated that a review of biotech regulations was n...
  • Evolution of Farm Kid Jobs DTN Staff Reporter Russ Quinn reflects on the farm activities of his youth that his children will...
  • IARC: Possible 2,4-D Cancer Link The International Agency for Research on Cancer has classified the herbicide 2,4-D as possibly ca...
  • Ask the Vet How do I know what minerals my cows need and how much?
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