NASDA, a bipartisan organization built around the appointed and elected state agricultural directors an commissioners, is out with a letter to congressional budget leadership that lays down some markers on spending needs when the next federal fiscal year begins Oct. 1.
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue announced that USDA is making those loans, totaling $43.6 million, available in hopes that better internet access can stimulate rural economies. Read moreRead More »
House Agriculture Committee Chairman Michael Conaway will take the helm of the House-led probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, after embattled House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., agreed to step aside, The Dallas Morning News and other news organizations reported. Read moreRead More »