Articles By ARA

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Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler, five members of Congress expressed concerns about EPA's proposed draft guidance on plant biostimulants

Feb 18, 2020

ARA Members Gain Access to White House, USDA, Meetings with Congress

ARA hosted more than 80 member representatives at its 2020 Winter Board Meeting & Legislative Fly-In last week.

Feb 12, 2020

Ag Retailers Association Honors Legislators For Industry Support

The Agricultural Retailers Association (ARA) honored U.S. Senator Richard Shelby, R-Ala., and U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., with its 2019 Legislator of the Year award.

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Jan 15, 2020

Trump Administration Hits Record-Low of New Regulations in 2019

The Federal Register published a total of 2,964 final rules in 2019, making it the lowest number of new regulations on record since the government began tracking in 1975

Dec 19, 2019

ARA Applauds House Passage of USMCA as a Win for America's Farmers

The Agricultural Retailers Association applauds the House passage of the USMCA announced today because it will advance two of the most important markets for American farmers and agribusinesses.

Dec 19, 2019

ARA Sent Comments to EPA on Paraquat Dichloride Registration Review

ARA member Drexel Chemical Company previously estimated the new EPA requirements will cause paraquat pricing to increase as high as 50 percent.

Dec 10, 2019

Chlorpyrifos Ban Expands to New York and Europe

ARA is tracking several bans on chlorpyrifos products and use.

Dec 04, 2019

Agricultural Retailers Association Names 2019 Retailer of the Year

The Retailer of the Year award, sponsored by Bayer and AgPro magazine, annually honors an ARA member retailer company or individual representing quality and prestige within the industry.