AG POLICY NEWS
Washington Insider -- Wednesday
Wed Jul 31, 2013 05:57 AM CDT

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

EPA's McCarthy Says Administration Rethinking Approach to Climate Change

Newly installed Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy says the agency is working to "develop a new thinking … about how climate change and environmental protection fits within our national and global economic agenda." Simply put, she added, "We need to re-invent how we view the business of climate change."

In remarks prepared for delivery yesterday at the Harvard Law School, McCarthy said the automotive fuel-economy standards announced by President Obama in ...

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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