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House Appropriations; Policy Issues; Ag Economy; and Regulations- Friday

House Appropriations- Nutrition Issues DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday (link requires subscription) that, “Further House consideration of the fiscal year 2015 Agriculture appropriations bill has been postponed...Show More Summary

Farm Bill; Ag Economy; Regulations; and, Immigration- Friday

Farm Bill- Policy Issues DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday (link requires subscription) that, “The next bill may be more difficult to develop and pass as a pair of farm-bill lobbyists urged advocates of all types to begin thinking about how to work together again. “The lobbyists analyzed the political divisions created trying to pass […]

Farm Bill; Budget; Ag Economy; Regulations; RINs; and, Immigration- Thursday

(Note that yesterday’s FarmPolicy.com report has been updated with a correction in the Farm Bill Analysis section). Farm Bill Issues DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday at the DTN Ag Policy Blog that, “As congressional...Show More Summary

Policy Issues- Budget; Trade; Biofuels; Regulations; and, Immigration

Policy Issues- Budget- Farm Bill DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday (link requires subscription) that, “The Agriculture Department’s Food Safety and Inspection Service will have to furlough meat, poultry and egg product inspectors if sequestration goes into effect, U.S. Show More Summary

Farm Bill; Budget; Food Safety; and, the Ag Economy

Farm Bill Issues DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday that, “The continuing battle between the North and the South over the commodity title in the farm bill broke out again this past weekend as a coalition of 33 senators called for the inclusion of the Senate-passed farm bill in an end-of-the-year legislative package. “One [...]

Farm Bill; Biotech; Budget; and, the Ag Economy

Farm Bill DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday (link requires subscription) that, “While Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack spoke at a dairy expo in Wisconsin on Tuesday about the need for a farm bill that creates a new dairy program, Agriculture Deputy Secretary Kathleen Merrigan said in Washington that, as a native New Englander, she [...]

Farm Bill; Agricultural Economy; and Regulations

Farm Bill Issues DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday that, “Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Debbie Stabenow said here [Monterey, Calif.] late Friday she expects the farm bill to come up on the Senate floor in early June and to garner at least the 60 votes needed to end debate and move the bill to [...]

Farm Bill; Budget; Ag Economy; Trade; and Regulations

Farm Bill Issues DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday that, “All crops need a farm program that protects them from multiyear price drops, House Agriculture Committee Chairman Frank Lucas said Tuesday, a position with which House Agriculture ranking member Collin Peterson agrees. Show More Summary

Farm Bill; Ag Economy; MF Global; Trade; and Political Notes

Farm Bill Issues DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday (link requires subscription) that, “During the congressional recess and this week, both aides and lobbyists were reluctant to speak on the record about the proposed farm bill. “One aide to a senator who is not a member of the Senate Agriculture Committee said committee aides [...]

Farm Bill; Ag Economy; Trade; and Regulations

Farm Bill: Background for Today’s Senate Ag Committee Hearing DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday that, “American Farm Bureau Federation President Bob Stallman will tell the Senate Agriculture Committee Thursday...Show More Summary

Farm Bill and Policy Issues; Regulations; Trade; and Ag Economy

Farm Bill and Policy Issues DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday that, “Senate Agriculture Committee Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow said Tuesday that she moved up the dates of the last two farm bill hearings so that her committee can move more quickly toward marking up the bill. “‘We just want a little bit more time [...]

Budget and the Farm Bill; Ag Economy; Trade; Biofuels; and Regulations

Budget Issues and the Farm Bill DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday that, “House Agriculture Committee ranking member Collin Peterson wants Congress to consider adding the farm bill, which was prepared for the failed supercommittee on deficit reduction, to a bill to pay for an extension of payroll tax relief and unemployment insurance and [...]

Farm Bill; Supercommittee; and, Land Values

Farm Bill DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday that, “Coalitions of northern and southern growers issued competing statements Tuesday on the structure of new programs that farm leaders on Capitol Hill are considering. “Also Tuesday, a key Agriculture Department official said that the demise of direct payments and the creation of new commodity programs [...]

Farm Bill; Budget Issues; Ag Economy; and Trade

Farm Bill Issues DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported on Friday (link requires subscription) that, “Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Debbie Stabenow huddled with several farm state senators on the Senate floor Thursday...Show More Summary

Farm Bill and Supercommittee Issues

Farm Bill: Legislative Branch DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday that, “While leaders of the Senate and House agriculture committees fend off criticism that no farm bill is necessary when farmers are so prosperous, they and their staffs — particularly their staffs — are expected to work through the weekend to try to complete [...]

Farm Bill; Ag Economy; and Senate Procedural Issue

Farm Bill Issues DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported on Friday morning that, “While farm and other interest groups are continuing to press their cases, the chairmen and ranking members of the House and Senate agriculture committees are scheduled to send the super committee in charge of deficit reduction a letter today [Friday] stating they [...]

Farm Bill; Ag Economy; and Trade

Farm Bill: Policy Ideas DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported on Friday (link requires subscription) that, “Senate Budget Committee Chairman Kent Conrad is developing a crop revenue guarantee program that would make payments to crop farmers who experience ‘shallow revenue losses’ in their whole farm incomes due to reduced yields, quality and prices, top Conrad [...]

Farm Bill Issues; Ag Economy; and Animal Agriculture

Farm Bill: Dairy DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday that, “While a key element in the dairy reform bill announced last week would be voluntary, the Congressional Budget Office has estimated that producers of at least 60% of the nation’s milk would sign up for it, National Milk Producers Federation President Jerry Kozak said [...]

Farm Bill; Ag Economy; CFTC Issues; and Trade

Farm Bill Issues DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday that, “House Agriculture Committee ranking member Collin Peterson on Wednesday endorsed the Gang of Six senators’ budget proposal and said he has instructed his staff to begin researching a farm bill with the $11 billion in cuts that the proposal would involve. “‘I think this [...]

Farm Bill; Trade; Ag Economy; Regulations; Animal Ag; and CFTC

Farm Bill Issues- Focus on House Appropriations and Budget Considerations DTN Political Correspondent Jerry Hagstrom reported yesterday that, “A fiscal year 2012 funding bill approved Tuesday by the House Agriculture Appropriations Subcommittee...Show More Summary

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