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    ‘Extremely Active’ Hurricane Season Possible for Atlantic Basin

    Atmospheric and oceanic conditions are primed to fuel storm development in the Atlantic, leading to what could be an “extremely active” season, […]

    August 7, 2020
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    Texas Wildfire Activity Increases Statewide Under Current Weather Pattern

    The weather pattern for the upcoming week will be hot and dry due to an upper level ridge of high pressure positioned […]

    August 7, 2020
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    Ethanol Awaits Fate on Waivers, Aid

    The ethanol industry continues to wait for a decision from EPA on 86 pending small-refinery exemptions after the U.S. Department of Energy […]

    August 7, 2020
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    Haves and Have-Nots on Rain

    The U.S. Drought Monitor shows a real contrast in the central U.S. between the haves and have-nots when it comes to rainfall. […]

    August 7, 2020
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    USDA to Invest Up to $360 Million in Partner-driven Conservation

    USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) today invited potential conservation partners to submit project applications for federal funding through the Regional Conservation […]

    August 7, 2020
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    USDA Extends Deadlines, Defers Interest Accrual Due to COVID-19

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Risk Management Agency (RMA) today announced it will authorize Approved Insurance Providers (AIPs) to extend deadlines […]

    August 6, 2020
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    Agriculture Groups Temporarily Dodge Transportation Issues With Court Ruling

    The Dakota Access pipeline, or DAPL, will remain open following a federal appeals court ruling that a district court overstepped when it […]

    August 6, 2020
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    Emergency Haying, Grazing of CRP Land in Iowa

    USDA’s Farm Service Agency has released Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) land for emergency haying and grazing in 25 counties in Iowa. The […]

    August 6, 2020
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    Department of Energy Finishes Recommendation on Retroactive RFS Exemption Requests

    Reuters writer Stephanie Kelly reported this week that, “The U.S. Department of Energy has recommended that some of the oil refiners that applied […]

    August 6, 2020
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    U.S., China to Discuss Phase One Trade Deal Later this Month

    Lingling Wei and Bob Davis reported in today’s Wall Street Journal that, “The U.S. and China have agreed to high-level talks on Aug. […]

    August 6, 2020