Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue says his department is prepared to offer guidance on a new farm bill, which he says could include some changes to nutrition policy.
As companies develop sustainability initiatives in their marketing departments, Field to Market President Rod Snyder says they should make sure to involve producers in those decisions.
The Department of Agriculture is working to implement the landmark biotech disclosure law passed in 2016, and a lobbyist who has followed the issue from the beginning says there are still major issues to resolve.
Agriculture interests have been trying everything from Hill visits to Twitter hashtags to make their concerns about the administration’s trade policies known. Two Washington insiders say those efforts may be making a difference.
A busy year for wildfires is continuing in California as thousands of acres burn just north of Los Angeles.
Senator Ted Cruz has a meeting this week at the White House to discuss renewable fuels policy, and it doesn’t sound like a key pro-ethanol lawmaker has been invited.