Even though it feels like the previous farm bill just passed, you should know work is already underway to assemble ideas for policy or program changes for the next one. Most provisions of the Agricultural Act of 2014 expire on Oct. 1, 2018.
The FAO Food Price Index, a “… trade-weighted index tracking international market prices for five key commodity groups: major cereals, vegetable oils, dairy, meat and sugar, … averaged 175.2 points in June, up 1.4 percent from May and 7.0 percent from a year earlier … The FAO Cereal Price Index[…]Read More »
The incoming Trump administration could trigger a renewed and intensified culture of leaks at the Environmental Protection Agency, several former EPA staffers and a high-level career staffer currently at the agency, told Bloomberg BNA. Read moreRead More »