National Farmers Union President Roger Johnson says the cuts to EPA and USDA hit rural economies hard and the proposed cuts to the EPA could impact future pesticide approvals.
Developments in Policy published by The Fertilizer Institute The investment firm Blackstone has set up a $40-billion infrastructure mega fund, with Saudi Arabia committing $20 billion of the initial capital. Another $20 billion will be raised from other limited partners, which could lead to $100 billion in total infrastructure investments[…]Read More »
Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee Mike Conaway has been tapped to take the lead in the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 Presidential election, taking over for Congressman Devin Nunez, R- Calif., who has recused himself in light of ethics violation charges. Read moreRead More »