Southern Crop

Southern Crop

Senate Approves Pesticide Registration Improvement Extension Act of 2017

U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Chairman Pat Roberts, R-Kan., and Ranking Member Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., held a business meeting where H.R. 1029, the Pesticide Registration Improvement Extension Act of 2017, was favorably reported out of the Committee by unanimous voice vote.

 

Read more

Related Articles

Scott Pruitt is beginning to fill out a leadership staff at the EPA as the agency prepares to advance a likely controversial agenda. The Environmental Protection Agency is currently operating with a small cadre of officials at the helm, but new administrator Pruitt is angling to bring aboard more top-level[…]

Read More »

Trump EPA Weighs Shuttering Enforcement Office But Prospects Unclear

The Trump EPA is weighing a possible shuttering of EPA’s Office of Enforcement & Compliance Assurance (OECA) and returning civil enforcement to program offices, a move that sources say would significantly curb civil enforcement and be in line with Trump’s calls to limit the agency’s work — though its prospects[…]

Read More »