Ag Pushes Back on Chlorpyrifos Ban – DTN Oct 20, 2021
More than 80 agricultural groups are asking EPA to delay any attempt to revoke the use of the insecticide chlorpyrifos as agricultural groups criticized EPA’s move to ban the pesticide […]
Even if agricultural facilities are designed to avoid wastewater discharges, a recent EPA action to rescind Trump-era groundwater guidance could expose farmers and ranchers to Clean Water Act liability. On […]
Ag, Biofuels Oppose EPA on 2018 SREs Sep 8, 2021
LINCOLN, Neb. (DTN) — Agriculture and biofuels groups on Tuesday asked a federal court to set deadlines for EPA to review 31 small-refinery exemptions to the Renewable Fuel Standard for […]
EPA wants a second look at its 2019 decision to grant 31 small-refinery exemptions to the Renewable Fuel Standard for 2018, after the Supreme Court ruled this summer that a […]
The Biden administration will apparently kick the can down the road on ethanol blending requirements for 2021 and propose blend volumes lower than 2020 levels, according to reports coming out […]
The EPA and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced plans to schedule virtual public hearings throughout August and into September as part of planned revisions to waters of the […]
Tempers are running hot this year, as dicamba injury surfaces for a fifth year and EPA seeks to evaluate the success of the 2020 dicamba labels.
The Biden administration reportedly will delay the release of already late Renewable Fuel Standard volume proposals because of political concerns, according to a Reuters report citing two unnamed sources. The […]
EPA Sued Over New Herbicide Approval – DTN Jul 22, 2021
The Center for Food Safety and the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned a federal appeals court to overturn EPA’s registration of a new herbicide.
On his first day in office, President Biden issued a flurry of Executive Orders to reverse actions taken by the Trump Administration. Among those was Executive Order 13990 that among […]