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12:40PM Jul 02, 2020

EPA puts 2021 Biofuel Blending Mandate Proposal On Hold Indefinitely

Reuters
AgWeb Contributor

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has put on hold indefinitely a proposal for the amount of biofuels refiners must blend into their fuel next year, two sources familiar with the

11:19AM Jun 30, 2020

Sen. Grassley Backs Plan to Block EPA Nomination Over Biofuel Waivers

Reuters
AgWeb Contributor

U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley said he supported a plan by one of his Senate colleagues to block the nomination of an EPA official until the agency makes clear how it

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13:56PM Jun 22, 2020

Judge Denies Request to Block New WOTUS

Anna-Lisa Laca
Online and Business Editor

The new rule will be implemented on Monday.

15:51PM Jun 19, 2020

IN Farmers Finish Up Spraying Dicamba Products Before Cutoff Date

Betsy Jibben
National Reporter

It’s a key time for the Rodibaugh brothers located in Jasper County, Indiana. “I’ve been spraying dicamba tolerant beans the last few days,” says John Rodibaugh. “We are trying to

13:10PM Jun 16, 2020

EPA Yet To Decide On Retroactive Refinery Waiver Requests: Senator

Reuters
AgWeb Contributor

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has not yet taken action on petitions by refiners seeking retroactive biofuel blending waivers, Senator Chuck Grassley from Iowa said on Tuesday.

12:37PM Jun 16, 2020

What Are The Legal Surprises In The Dicamba Decision?

AgDay TV
AgWeb Contributor

The EPA faces a deadline today when it comes to Dicamba. The Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals wants to know by today why the agency is allowing continued over-the-top

14:33PM Jun 12, 2020

Signal to Noise: Is Dicamba Just the Beginning?

John Herath
AgWeb Contributor

Will activist groups be targeting other herbicides now that the Ninth Circuit Court has overturned EPA's conditional approval of three dicamba products?