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    Efforts Being Made to Pass “No Cow Tax” in New Clean Air Act

    Agriculturalists have urged support for a bipartisan Clean Air Act that excludes livestock emissions. The Livestock Regulatory Protection Act doesn’t penalize livestock […]

    September 15, 2022
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    Inflation Reduction Act Awaits President’s Signature, What it Means for Ag

    With the U.S. House passing the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) with a vote of 220 to 207, it now shifts to the […]

    August 16, 2022
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    $20 Billion for Voluntary Conservation Practices Passed by Senate Democrats

    Democratic Senators passed legislation Sunday that includes $20 billion for voluntary conservation practices. Vice President Kamala Harris ended up casting the tie-breaking […]

    August 9, 2022
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    Senate Republicans Pass Vote to Nullify Biden Environmental Regulation Changes

    The U.S. Senate has voted to reverse the Council on Environmental Quality rulemaking on the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) Implementing Regulations […]

    August 8, 2022
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    Senate to Vote on Climate-Smart Ag Deal

    U.S. Senate democrats reached a deal this past week on legislation that would add $20 billion in funding for climate-smart agricultural practices. […]

    August 1, 2022
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    House Passes Ag Spending Bill, No Anti-Ag Amendments Included

    This week, the U.S. House of Representatives passed six FY23 federal funding bills, including the 2023 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug […]

    July 28, 2022
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    Lawmakers, Industry Leaders: Crop Insurance is the Cornerstone of the Farm Safety Net

    Members of the House Agriculture Committee gathered this past Wednesday to hear from concerned farmers, crop insurance agents, and industry representatives about […]

    July 22, 2022
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    Senate Approves Additional Livestock Marketing Reform Legislation

    The Senate Agriculture Committee approved legislation on Wednesday that would require meatpackers to buy a portion of their slaughter cattle on the […]

    June 24, 2022
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    The Road to the Next Farm Bill Begins Now

    The U.S. House and Senate Ag Committees are gearing up for the next farm bill negotiations as the current 2018 Farm Bill […]

    March 18, 2022
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    Republicans Ask EPA to Delay WOTUS Rulemaking until Supreme Court Case is Complete

    The entirety of the Republican Senate has asked EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers to suspend new rulemaking on definitions under […]

    February 8, 2022