The USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service is opening the Conservation Stewardship Program for new enrollments for federal fiscal year 2014.
Once weeds rob yield, farmers cannot get yield back. While unsteady commodity prices may tempt your customers to […]
Agriculture has enjoyed several positive growth years in a row, but there are some troubling signs ahead for the coming year.
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced the selection of 34 organizations for grants to help rural cooperatives and small businesses expand and strengthen their capacity to serve rural citizens and communities.
With the House and Senate set to conference the farm bill, a well-known ag economist examines possible outcomes.
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced funding for 424 projects that will help agricultural producers and rural small businesses reduce their energy consumption.
There has been little news on the farm bill since the August recess began.
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says the U.S. is at risk of losing its position as the pre-eminent ag exporter unless Congress moves quickly to pass a farm bill.
With only nine legislative days in September and many other items on the docket, lawmakers are concerned about getting a Farm Bill approved prior to the September 30 deadline.
As the debate about the future of the 2013 Farm Bill continues, an Ohio State University farm policy […]
Illinois Corn Growers Association President Paul Taylor released the following statement in response to the House of Representatives […]
WashingtonPost.com reports House Republicans successfully passed a Farm Bill Thursday, by splitting apart funding for food stamps from […]
Nearly a month after suffering an embarrassing defeat, House Republican leaders are considering a new strategy to try […]
The American Farm Bureau Federation announced it helped garner a group of more than 532 organizations that urged […]
Agriculture leaders and stakeholders remain in limbo after the failure of the House’s version of the farm bill […]
Three Purdue University agricultural economists agree that another extension of 2008 farm legislation is a distinct possibility following […]
National Corn Growers Association President Pam Johnson released the following statement in response to the House of Representatives […]
The House defeated the farm bill resoundingly on a 195-234 vote Thursday, dealing another blow to Speaker John […]
Farm bill voting kicks off Thursday with controversial #sugar amendment — Sara Wyant (@agripulse) June 20, 2013 Pretty […]
Senators approved a half-trillion farm bill package on a vote of 66 to 27 on Monday evening. The […]