Articles By ARA

FILE PHOTO: Monsanto Co's Roundup shown for sale in California
Jun 26, 2020

Court Prevents Requiring Cancer-Causing Label on Glyphosate

On Monday, a U.S. District Court Judge handed down a decision preventing the State of California from requiring Prop 65 "known to cause cancer" labels on glyphosate products.

Jun 16, 2020

ARA: Ninth Circuit Decision Sets Precedent Dangerous for Agriculture

If this precedent is allowed to stand and become a common procedure, courts rather than EPA will take over the role of regulating pesticide registrations.

Apr 21, 2020

Ag Retailers Association Joins In Glyphosate Litigation

"ARA will continue to defend glyphosate in order to ensure the product's availability in the future. We have long supported decisions based on sound science, and that has been the case with glyphosate," Daren Coppock.

Apr 10, 2020

OSHA Expands Temporary Guidance on Respiratory Protection Fit-Testing

OSHA issued a memorandum detailing expanded temporary enforcement guidance on respiratory protection fit-testing for N95 masks in all industries during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mar 19, 2020

ARA Works With Administration To Ensure Certainty, Business Continuity

“Continuous flows of seed, fertilizers, crop protection and custom application are most important in the spring.," said ARA's Daren Coppock.

Seed delivery
Mar 16, 2020

Trusted Advisers Deliver In Times of Crisis

As we head into spring planting season with so much going on in the world and local communities, here’s a handy checklist of items to discuss and plan with your retailer.

Railroad tracks
Mar 04, 2020

STB Issues Final Rule Clarifying Demurrage Regulations

The Surface Transportation Board issued a final rule that clarifies regulations by confirming the agency's regulatory jurisdiction over demurrage and accessorial charges imposed by railroads against ag shippers.

Feb 18, 2020

President Trump Announces New EPA Deputy Administrator Nominee

Learn more about his background and what EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler said about his nomination.

Feb 18, 2020

Congress Members Send Letter to EPA on Biostimulants

In a letter addressed to U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler, five members of Congress expressed concerns about EPA's proposed draft guidance on plant biostimulants