Ag Policy Blog
Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Wed Jan 28, 2015 09:32 AM CST

Val Dolcini is a busy guy these days.

On Tuesday, I'm getting into my car about 6:45 Central time to head to the DTN mothership and I get a call from the FSA Farm Service Agency press office in D.C. Dolcini, the FSA administrator, had about a 10-minute window to talk to me about farm-program sign up.

It was early, I was in my car, etc., so it was a little inconvenient -- I grumbled -- but the interview worked out. Except Dolcini wasn't in Washington. He was in some town in Montana, about 20 miles from the Canadian border. ...

Quick View
  • Back to Beans Growers considering moving a field from continuous corn back into soybeans should pay special att...
  • The Attraction of Youth Combine genotyping with a yearling bull, or even a weanling, and you're less likely to make a poo...
  • Kubota Steps Up A new mid-range, high-horsepower M7 tractor moves this company into the row-crop arena.
  • SCO Sticker Shock Costs and potential disconnect with county yields make the Supplemental Coverage Option a hard se...
  • Clean Water Goes a Long Way Cleaning up 900 feet of a small creek in Kentucky brings rebirth to water once choked with sedime...
  • Clean Air Lawsuits Filed Several environmental and animal-welfare groups argue in two lawsuits that there is well-document...
  • Ag and Environment Outlook Agriculture continues to watch how the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency implements the propos...
  • Surgery on Plastics Dharma Kodali's goal is to insert soybean oil in the basic ingredient list for PVC plastics.
  • Ask the Vet How should I treat a cow with a swelling on her flank?
Related News Stories
Washington Insider
Road Trip
Washington Insider-- Friday
Washington Insider
Senate Passes Keystone Bill
Mess on the Mississippi
Washington Insider-- Thursday
Court: Info Release Valid
Washington Insider
Clean Air Lawsuits Filed