WASHINGTON, March 10, 2015 -15472; Senate Finance Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, says he wants to have legislation ready by the beginning April to provide the president with fast-track trade authority. Hatch and the committee-15472;s r
The new farm programs for grain and oilseed growers will pay them up to $7 billion annually over the next few years, surpassing what they would have received through the old system of direct payments, according to new forecasts released Monday.
An unusual alliance of grain processors, environmental groups and municipal water utilities wants new enrollments in the Conservation Reserve Program targeted to practices that will improve water quality and wildlife habitat. The groups are asking the Agriculture Department0s Farm Ser
DES MOINES, Iowa, March 7, 2015 Ð Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker closed out an historic forum for potential presidential candidates by checking off the boxes on policies important to Midwest farmers, starting with support for federal biofuel policy.