NEWS
HSUS Boils Over Egg Bill
Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Mon Jul 1, 2013 11:55 AM CDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (DTN) -- The president of the Humane Society of the United States says Congress is blocking a commonsense solution to providing certainty for the egg industry, and it's costing votes in getting the farm bill passed.

Wayne Pacelle was in Nebraska last Thursday and Friday to tour a dairy farm and visit with members of an agricultural council that HSUS has formed as part of a relationship with the Nebraska Farmers Union. Pacelle's visit turned out to be much more low-key than a meeting he held in Nebraska two years ago that drew criticism not only from agricultural ...

Quick View
  • Betting on Shorter Beans Researchers at the University of Nebraska and Purdue University have pinpointed a gene that produ...
  • Super Food Silage has never gone out of fashion in Bath County, Kentucky, even when the lure of $6- to $8-pe...
  • 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 Some tips on fly control.
Related News Stories
DTN Early Word Opening Livestock
Newsom on the Market
DTN Early Word Grains
DTN Closing Grain Comments
DTN's Quick Takes
DTN Midday Livestock Comments
DTN Midday Grain Comments
DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments
DTN Early Word Opening Livestock
DTN Early Word Grains