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12:55PM Jan 28, 2020

USDA rules Florida man not ‘responsibly connected’ in PACA case

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has determined that Jeff Pfaff was not “responsibly connected” to a Florida company that violated the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act.

10:02AM Jan 27, 2020

Agricultural Groups Urge Approval of CBP Funding Bill

Jennifer Shike
AgWeb Contributor

To bolster the nation’s defenses against foreign animal diseases, NPPC is urging the House Committee on Homeland Security to approve funding for additional CBP personnel to conduct agricultural inspections.

Signal to Noise
13:37PM Jan 24, 2020

Signal to Noise: Farmers Will Need MFP 3.0. Will They Get It?

John Herath
AgWeb Contributor

Ag leaders and economists plan to go to USDA next month armed with data on why farmers will need another Market Facilitation Program (MFP) in 2020, according to Pro Farmer

13:00PM Jan 24, 2020

Could Poor Quality Corn Hinder Exports to China?

The U.S. may have plenty of corn to export, but that doesn't mean the quality is good. U.S. Farm Report analysts dig into the low-quality corn situation, and if it

14:01PM Jan 23, 2020

Klobuchar Pledges to Roll Back Refinery Exemptions if Elected

John Herath
AgWeb Contributor

If elected president, Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) plans to immediately roll back all of the small refinery exemptions made to the Renewable Fuels Standard.

13:30PM Jan 23, 2020

Ag Industry Thanks Trump Administration for WOTUS Replacement

Anna-Lisa Laca
Online and Business Editor

The troubled 2015 WOTUS rule introduced by the Obama administration in 2015 to define which waters are regulated by the Clean Water Act was officially replaced today by the Navigable

12:35PM Jan 23, 2020

EPA Replaces WOTUS with Navigable Waters Protection Rule

John Herath
AgWeb Contributor

The troubled 2015 WOTUS rule introduced by the Obama administration in 2015 to define which waters are regulated by the Clean Water Act was officially replaced today by the Navigable