Senate Democrats stalled action on President Donald Trump’s pick to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, boycotting a committee vote to advance Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt amid questions about his commitment to upholding clean air and water protections.
Groups stress importance of exports; USDA encourages use of ‘best if used by’ date labels on food; House ag committee turnover continues; U.S. to become energy net exporter; it takes a village, and a banker, to raise a child. Read moreRead More »
House Ag Committee Chairman Mike Conaway told delegates to the National Cotton council annual meeting that his committee would work with the Trump Administration to support trade. He also pledged to put cotton back in the farm bill as a covered commodity. Read moreRead More »