AG POLICY NEWS
Washington Insider -- Thursday
Thu Apr 4, 2013 07:38 AM CDT

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

Biotech Waiver Unlikely to be Renewed for Fiscal 2014

The continuing resolution that is funding the Agriculture Department for the remainder of the current fiscal year contains a policy rider that requires USDA to approve the sale and use of genetically-engineered seeds even if a court has determined the environmental analysis conducted for the seed is inadequate.

(A policy rider is a provision that is attached to a bill -- usually at the last minute -- that requires or prohibits a ...

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