Senator Ted Cruz and Renewable Fuels Association President and CEO Bob Dinneen don’t exactly agree on what’s holding up discussions that could free the hold on Bill Northey’s nomination to be a USDA undersecretary.
President Donald Trump rolled out his Fiscal 2019 budget on Monday, and it included plans to cut $47 billion from food and farm programs over the course of the next 10 years.
Approval of cotton and dairy language in last week’s budget deal gave a big boost to farm bill writers, and it could pave the way for the committees to start acting on their legislation.
The National Wheat Foundation hosted a “Wheat 102” event on Capitol Hill on Thursday, giving lawmakers and staffers a chance to see the necessary steps to bring products to market.
The subject of developing a traceability system in the beef cattle sector is not a new one, but a recent study suggests producers should be taking the lead on the issue.
Senator Chuck Grassley says he’d like to see two cabinet members do more to reflect the pro-biofuel beliefs of President Donald Trump.