Congress Urges Small Business Administration to Expand PPP Rules – DTN Feb 19, 2021

🕔Feb 19, 2021
Members of Congress are urging the U.S. Department of Treasury and the Small Business Administration to issue new clarifications that would make more farmers and ranchers eligible for forgivable loans […]

Senate Ag Committee Wants to Get to Work – DTN Feb 3, 2021

🕔Feb 3, 2021
Incoming Senate Agriculture Committee Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow said Thursday that the confirmation hearing for Tom Vilsack, President Biden’s nominee for Agriculture secretary, scheduled for Tuesday, may depend on Senate leaders […]

South African H-2A Guest Workers Given Exemption from Travel Ban – DTN Feb 1, 2021

🕔Feb 1, 2021
Following pressure from farm groups and farmers themselves, the State Department late Thursday issued a statement declaring that H-2A workers from South Africa may qualify for “national interest exemptions” that […]

Dakota Access Pipeline to Stay Open – DTN Feb 1, 2021

🕔Feb 1, 2021
The Dakota Access pipeline will remain operational, though a federal court this week ruled the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers violated the law by conducting work without an easement. The […]

Ag Policy: Biden Targets Trump’s Deregulations – DTN Jan 28, 2021

🕔Jan 28, 2021
The ushering in of the Trump administration back in 2017 launched large-scale deregulation at the federal level, including agriculture. Just a week in office, President Joe Biden already has announced […]

Farm Organizations Respond to Biden’s Inauguration – DTN Jan 22, 2021

🕔Jan 22, 2021
In his inauguration speech Wednesday, President Joe Biden placed a heavy emphasis on unity. But in his early work after the celebratory transfer of power, he began by reversing several […]

Trump’s Legacy on Agriculture – DTN Jan 21, 2021

🕔Jan 21, 2021
 With President Donald Trump’s time in office coming to a close, U.S. farmers will remember a president who spoke to them and for them more often than any other president […]

Mississippi: Long Battle Over Yazoo Pumps Enters New Phase – DTN Jan 15, 2021

🕔Jan 15, 2021
Farmers in Mississippi are hoping moves by EPA to advance a pumping project off the Yazoo and Mississippi rivers will mitigate repeated flooding that has affected the area over the […]

Big Issues Facing Farming in 2021 – DTN Jan 15, 2021

🕔Jan 15, 2021
Farm labor, broadband and infrastructure, climate change and sustainability, and ensuring diversity in agriculture were among the biggest issues the president of the American Farm Bureau Federation and the CEO […]

Biofuels: Administration Could Grant Last-Minute RFS Waivers Jan 14, 2021

🕔Jan 14, 2021
Earlier this week, Reuters writers Stephanie Kelly and Jarrett Renshaw reported that, “The Trump administration is expected to grant waivers to some oil refiners that would exempt them from requirements to blend biofuels into their fuel […]

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