The National Cotton Council continues to work with the House and Senate agriculture committees and with other agricultural organizations to gain passage of a farm bill that effectively addresses the needs of all commodities.
Conservative lawmakers remain non-committal a week before the deadline to revive the House farm bill after its May defeat over an unrelated immigration bill and tighter eligibility rules for federal food assistance. Read moreRead More »
The European Commission is expressing concern over a potential monopoly in the pesticide and seeds market, which is igniting an investigation into Bayer’s plans to buy Monsanto for $66 billion. Read moreRead More »