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08:52AM Sep 22, 2020

White House Drops Plan to Bail Out Oil Refiners Denied RFS Waivers

Reuters
AgWeb Contributor

The White House has dropped a plan to provide funds from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to oil refiners that are denied exemptions from the nation’s biofuel regulations.

15:10PM Sep 18, 2020

Signal to Noise: Just How Much Corn Is China Buying?

John Herath
AgWeb Contributor

This week's DC Signal to Noise Podcast includes updates on the latest Coronavirus aid program and lingering questions about WASDE projections for Chinese corn purchases.

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13:14PM Sep 18, 2020

Significant Changes To FIFRA Proposed

NAICC
AgWeb Contributor

The NAICC says the processes that are currently employed for a pesticide to come to market make the U.S. the world leader in determining the safe use of chemicals.

10:04AM Sep 18, 2020

Censky to Leave USDA, Return to ASA

John Herath
AgWeb Contributor

USDA Deputy Secretary Steve Censky will leave the agency in November to return to his previous job as CEO of the American Soybean Association.

08:25AM Sep 18, 2020

USDA Announces CFAP2 Details

USDA
AgWeb Contributor

USDA announces details of the second round of CFAP payments.

22:45PM Sep 17, 2020

In Wisconsin, Trump Announces $13 Billion CFAP2

Reuters
AgWeb Contributor

President Donald Trump announced a new round of pandemic assistance to farmers of about $13 billion at a campaign rally in Wisconsin on Thursday night.

20:59PM Sep 17, 2020

California LGMA survey looks at members’ traceability plans

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer

Members of the California LGMA, who grow an overwhelming majority of the lettuce and other leafy greens in the state, and 80% of the U.S. lettuce, say they’re capable of