AG POLICY NEWS
Washington Insider--Monday
Mon Oct 7, 2013 06:07 AM CDT

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

European Parliament Expected to Take a Major Role in U.S.-EU Trade Talks

With the next round of U.S.-European Union talks set to begin today Brussels on a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership pact, the negotiations are being closely followed by the EU Parliament, which will play a crucial role in determining what the EU will accept in a final agreement.

Under EU rules, the EU Parliament now has the same powers as the U.S. Congress to vote up or down any ...

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.
Related News Stories
Ag Policy Blog
Washington Insider
Washington Insider -- Monday
Vilsack Visits Drought-Hit California
McCarthy Talks CWA
Conservation Groups Defend Water Rule
Washington Insider -- Friday
EPA's Second-in-Command Resigns
Ag Policy Blog
Washington Insider -- Thursday