House Agriculture Committee Chairman K. Michael Conaway issued the following statement upon the confirmation of Governor Sonny Perdue as the 31st Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture.
The Trump administration is expected on Monday to announce changes in biofuels policies, including a plan to count ethanol exports toward federal biofuels usage quotas and allowing year-round sale of fuels with a higher blend of ethanol, two sources briefed on the matter said. Read moreRead More »
U.S. Justice Department lawyers have sought out farmers who are opposed to Bayer AG’s $66 billion takeover of Monsanto Co., potentially creating a stumbling block to what would be the biggest ever merger in the global seed and crop-chemicals industry. Read moreRead More »