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Washington Insider -- Thursday
Thu Jan 17, 2013 06:14 AM CST

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

Federal Court Upholds EPA's Decision to Allow E-15

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit this week denied requests from food, petroleum and engine manufacturing organizations to rehear lawsuits challenging an Environmental Protection Agency decision to increase the amount of ethanol allowed in gasoline for newer automobiles. The court had dismissed the lawsuits for lack of standing in a 2-1 decision in August.

The court without comment denied requests to rehear lawsuits challenging EPA's rule allowing gasoline ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, researchers produce orange-colored corn with sight-saving capabi...
  • Strong Immunity Wins Two weeks after calving, cows lose body condition. But if she is short on nutrients, too, that dr...
  • Russ' Vintage Iron DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
  • Klinefelter: By the Numbers Farm lenders should halt their petty rivalry and focus on agriculture's best interest: Our nation...
  • CWA Rule Pressure The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the...
  • GOP Picks Conaway as House Ag Chairman The House Republican Steering Committee on Tuesday selected Rep. Michael Conaway, R-Texas, as the...
  • Head Start A Pennsylvania teen has two years of a farm-to-fork business under his belt and is looking to exp...
  • Woodbury: Farm Family Business One of the world's wealthiest families measures success not in dollars but in authenticity.
  • Ask the Vet A warning about bull breeding soundness.
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