Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack announced a handful of new USDA initiatives Friday, including a new $250 million investment in fertilizer production. Hear more about that, and a look at the role of biofuels in the current gasoline market, in today's DriveTime.
The Senate Agriculture Committee approved two bills today authorizing USDA to mandate minimum levels of cash trading in cattle and establish a special investigator’s office in USDA. Plus, President Joe Biden is asking Congress to suspend federal taxes on gasoline and diesel for three months.
The Supreme Court has denied Bayer'spetition seeking review of a federal appeals court decision in a Roundup cancer case and the U.S. government has filed a brief supporting NPPC and AFBF's challenge to California’s Proposition 12 rule. All that and more in today's DriveTime.