John Herath

Articles By John Herath

Signal to Noise
Nov 15, 2019

Signal to Noise: Dean Foods Bankruptcy to Alter Fluid Milk Control

This week's DC Signal to Noise Podcas looks at how the Dean Foods bankruptcy could change the dairy industry in a live recording at the MILK Business Conference in Las Vegas.
Signal to Noise
Nov 08, 2019

Signal to Noise Exclusive: Peterson Says Time is Now for New Dairymen

In an exclusive interview with the DC Signal to Noise Podcast, House Ag Committee Chairman Collin Peterson comments on some important farm, trade and energy policy issues, along with his potential re-election timeline.
USMCA Signing
Nov 07, 2019

House Ag Chair: USMCA Vote As Soon as Next Week

The House could vote on the U.S., Mexico, Canada Agreement (USMCA) as soon as next week, according to House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson (D-Minn.).
Signal to Noise
Nov 01, 2019

Signal to Noise: Conaway Says MPF Payments Must Flow

House Agriculture Committee ranking member Cong. Mike Conaway (R-TX) says that rounds two and three of the Market Facilitation Program payments must flow to farmers in November and January.
Signal to Noise
Oct 18, 2019

Signal to Noise: Just How Close to a China Deal Are We?

Will a phase 1 China deal be signed in the next month?
Signal to Noise
Oct 11, 2019

Signal to Noise: China Deal, Is There a Devil in the Details?

President Donald Trump late on Friday announced a "Phase 1" trade deal with China that the president said completes the negotiations on agriculture.
Signal to Noise
Oct 04, 2019

Signal to Noise: Why Does the RFS Deal Feel Less Than Complete?

Friday's renewable fuels announcement was short on some key details.
Blender Pump
Oct 04, 2019

Biofuel Groups Win 15 Billion Gallon Floor in RFS Deal

Biofuel groups celebrated a victory in winning most of their demands in a drawn-out fight over refinery exemptions to the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS).
Sep 30, 2019

Farmer Support for Trump Rebounds Amid Impeachment Inquiry

Farmer approval for President Donald Trump rose to 76% in September, according to the latest Farm Journal Pulse Poll.