AG POLICY NEWS
Washington Insider-- Wednesday
Wed Jan 15, 2014 07:02 AM CST

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

Europe's Dairy Producers Poised to Take Advantage of Growing Global Market

The European Dairy Association, which represents EU dairy processors, says its members enjoyed a record 2013 and are set for a prosperous 2014, as milk production and investment increase ahead of the end of European Union production quotas in April 2015. EDA says milk output has been rising throughout Europe over the past two months, and an organization spokesman said EDA members are happy to see the end of what ...

Quick View
  • Betting on Shorter Beans Researchers at the University of Nebraska and Purdue University have pinpointed a gene that produ...
  • Farming on the Mother Road - 5 Chris Clayton has been continuing his trip looking at the state of agriculture along historic Rou...
  • Farmers Pivot Back After Storms The majority of center pivots damaged by severe weather earlier this summer in Nebraska are up an...
  • Pick Contingency Plans - 3 As crop prices and insurance coverage swoon, farmers may need to supplement incomes with federal ...
  • Weathering the Drought Parts of the panhandle and western Oklahoma are still considered as being in extreme or exception...
  • AFBF Appeal The American Farm Bureau Federation asked a federal appeals court to reverse a lower court's Sept...
  • Pick Contingency Plans - 2 Commodity payments are largely capped at $125,000 per person. People must also report under $900,...
  • Ask the Vet What can I do to prevent the spread of facial warts in my herd?
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