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Farm Bill; EPA; Biofuels; Climate; Nutrition; Trade; Ag Economy; and Political Notes

Farm Bill (Budget Issues) DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday (link requires subscription) that, “High world cotton prices have led to a big drop in government payments to cotton farmers, but that decrease in subsidies will make it difficult for Congress to make changes to resolve the World Trade Organization cotton case against the United [...]

Farm Bill; Crop Insurance; Nutrition; EPA Issues; Climate; Ag Economy; and Farmer Settlement Issues

Farm Bill (Midterms) DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday (link requires subscription) that, “A dozen of the 28 Democrats on the House Agriculture Committee are in toss-up races, raising the possibility that electoral results in farm districts could deliver the House to Republican control and make the process of writing the next farm bill very [...]

Disaster Aid; Climate Issues; Biofuels; Farm Bill; Ag Production Issues; and Trade

Disaster Aid DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday (link requires subscription) that, “The White House has promised Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Blanche Lincoln that the Obama administration will provide...Show More Summary

Nutrition; Know Your Farmer; Biofuels; Trade; and Appropriations

Nutrition DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported on Friday (link requires subscription) that, “House, Senate and White House officials are working together to find offsets to reauthorize child nutrition programs before they expire on Sept. Show More Summary

Farm Bill; Biofuels; Animal Agriculture; and Taxes

Farm Bill: Related Developments and Overview DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday (link requires subscription) that, “Agriculture Undersecretary for Farm and Foreign Agriculture Services Jim Miller on Tuesday...Show More Summary

Farm Policy Issues; and Climate Change

Farm Bill: House Ag Committee Field Hearing- Lubbock, Texas With respect to Monday’s House Ag Committee field hearing in Texas, DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom (link requires subscription) reported that, “Texas farm leaders...Show More Summary

Farm Bill Hearings; Ag Economy; and Environmental Issues

House Ag Committee Farm Bill Field Hearings (Editor’s Note: Friday’s update mistakenly referred to Jerry Hagstrom as DTN’s Ag Policy Editor. Mr. Hagstrom is DTN’s Political Correspondent.) Friday, Des Moines, Iowa DTN Ag Policy Editor Chris Clayton reported on Friday that, “Farmers in Iowa told congressmen changes are needed in the farm safety net’s new revenue [...]

Budget Issues (Nutrition); Climate Developments; Credit; and CFTC Issues

Budget Issues (Nutrition) DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday (link requires subscription) that, “The Senate Agriculture Committee on Wednesday passed the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act, a bill to reauthorize...Show More Summary

Budget; Climate Issues; Biofuels; Ag Economy; Food Safety; and Animal Agriculture

Budget DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday (link requires subscription) that, “Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Blanche Lincoln on Wednesday unveiled a bill to reauthorize the child nutrition programs that would increase funding for school lunch and other programs by $4.5 billion over 10 years, with some of the money coming from the budget for the [...]

Farm Bill; Biofuels; Climate Issues; Trade; and Water

Farm Bill- Chairman Peterson DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday (link requires subscription) that, “House Agriculture Chairman Collin Peterson said Monday he believes the next Congress may have to take up a...Show More Summary

The Farm Bill, A Spending “Freeze,” and the Federal Debt; Jobs Agenda and Climate Change; and Crop Insurance

Farm Bill Issues DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday (link requires subscription) that, “House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson is urging farmers to use hearings on the farm bill this year to take...Show More Summary

Farm Bill; Federal Debt; Legislative Agenda- Climate Issues; Crop Insurance; Nutrition Programs; and USDA Nomination

Farm Bill DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday (link requires subscription) that, “House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson, D-Minn., said he plans to begin hearings on the 2012 farm bill in March or April of this year and that he is determined to write a bipartisan bill that is within the funding baseline that exists [...]

Climate Change- (Interview with Adrian Smith (R-Neb.)); Biofuels; Doha; H1N1; Food Safety; and CFTC Issues

Climate Change- (Interview with Adrian Smith (R-Neb.)) DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom and DTN Ag Policy Editor Chris Clayton reported yesterday (link requires subscription) that, “House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin...Show More Summary

NFU Meets With Executive Branch Officials; Wide-Ranging Ag Economic Issues; and ACRE

NFU Meets with Executive Branch Officials DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday (link requires subscription) that, “National Farmers Union leaders told Obama administration officials at a White House meeting last...Show More Summary

Secretary Vilsack; Trade Issues; and the Agricultural Economy

Secretary Vilsack DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported earlier this week (link requires subscription) that, “Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack told the National Cotton Council Monday he does not plan to change the farm...Show More Summary

Cabinet Nomination Reaction, Doha, and the Ag Economy

Cabinet Nomination Reaction DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday that, “Farm, agribusiness and consumer leaders praised President-elect Barack Obama’s nomination Wednesday of former Iowa Democratic Gov. Tom Vilsack to be agriculture secretary as a centrist choice who could represent all of agriculture. Show More Summary

Farm Bill, Energy Issues, and Doha

Farm Bill DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday (link requires subscription) that, “The battle over implementation of the 2008 farm bill began in earnest Monday, and it’s members of Congress and farm groups vs. Show More Summary

Doha Issues, CAP, and Food Prices / Corn Recap

Doha DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday (link requires subscription) that, “American and European farm groups Monday said they are worried their negotiators on the Doha round of agricultural trade talks will give away too much when trade ministers meet in Geneva next week. “Thirteen major U.S. Show More Summary

CRP Issues, ACRE and Doha

CRP DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday that, “Fifteen conservation groups Wednesday sent a letter to Agriculture Secretary Ed Schafer urging him to reject pressure from Congress and producer groups to allow...Show More Summary

Farm Bill Tax Provisions; Price Volatility; Prices (Biofuels) & Doha

Farm Bill Tax Provisions DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday (link requires subscription) that, “Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus, D-Mont., and Finance ranking member Charles Grassley, R-Iowa,...

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