AG POLICY NEWS
Washington Insider -- Tuesday
Tue Apr 9, 2013 05:48 AM CDT

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

White House Poised to Transmit Obama's Budget Proposal

The White House tomorrow plans to send to Capitol Hill tomorrow the president's fiscal 2014 budget proposal, parts of which have been leaked and dissected over the past week. The president's budget is expected to contain a combination of spending cuts and revenue hikes that would reduce the deficit by billions over the next four years. These cuts reportedly could include reductions for Medicare and Social Security, as well as a tax increase ...

Quick View
  • The New Dicamba At an event exhibiting the company's soon-to-arrive Dicamba-tolerant soybean trait, Monsanto repr...
  • Rates Too Low Too Long Discounted interest rates have led to unintended consequences in land values, a shortage of funds...
  • Center Pivots Take a Beating Severe storms in mid-June have damaged hundreds of center pivot irrigation systems in Nebraska al...
  • "Easy Money Times Over" Feeding the world population won't be as hard as expected over the next decade some experts forec...
  • A Hunger for High-Tech The Gruhlkey brothers of Wildorado, Texas, are using technology and thoughtful cropping choices t...
  • Clearing the Air EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy told a group of agribusiness representatives that her agency want...
  • No More Outlaw Vets Veterinarians can start breathing a little easier now when they go to work, without the fear that...
  • Ask the Vet My vet diagnosed anaplaz and I've never heard of that.
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