Balanced Reporting. Trusted Insights. Monday, January 27, 2020

Rural

Proposed BLM grazing EIS sparks differing reactions

A just-announced Bureau of Land Management effort to revise grazing regulations is already sparking sharp disagreements between ranching supporters, who welcome it as common-sense reform, and opponents, who say BLM is favoring the needs of cattle over the environment.
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Alarm sounding over USDA hemp rule

State officials and industry groups are raising concerns about USDA's new regulations for hemp, with some officials suggesting that the department delay some "unworkable" portions of an interim final rule that was released last fall. 
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