Today is the deadline for farmers to make some key decisions governing their operations under the new farm bill.
Representatives of White Castle, Wendy’s And Arby’s Fast Food companies are urging support for legislation to repeal the Renewable Fuel Standard.
The York County Nebraska District Court has issued a temporary injunction against Trans Canada which disallows their use of eminent domain.
Senators led by Dianne Feinstein of California introduced legislation on Thursday to replace the corn ethanol portion of the Renewable Fuel Standard.
Paddlefish season in Iowa begins this Sunday, March 1st on the Missouri and Big Sioux Rivers.
The North American Meat Institute is asking that the comment period for the 2015 Dietary Guideline recommendations be extended from…
EPA’s Office of Inspector General issued a report saying the North Dakota Agriculture Department failed to enforce and do pesticide inspections.
The Dakota Power Community Wind Board has decided to appeal the Lincoln County Planning and Zoning Decision to the full County Board of Commissioners.
The Iowa Legislature created a 3 cent per gallon differential tax rate for B 11 and higher biodiesel blends in the road funding measure that passed both houses this week.
Close to 400 farm, nutrition and conservation organizations have written to Congressional Budget leaders urging them not to make any further cuts in any programs under the jurisdiction of the Senate and House Agriculture Committees.
U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman has been talking to county elected officials enlisting their support of Trade Promotion Authority.
The Nebraska Farm Bureau Federation is asking Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack to give farmers more time to sign up for the 2014 Farm Bill programs.
North Dakota state senators have advanced a measure to allow corporate ownership of dairy and swine operations.
North Dakota Farmers Union leaders are concerned state Senators have approved a measure and sent it to the House to allow corporate ownership of swine and dairy operations.
The Lincoln County South Dakota planning and zoning Board has turned down permits for five meteorological wind towers Dakota Power Community Wind wanted to put up.
Nebraska Farmers Union leaders are expecting legislation allowing packer ownership of swine to move forward this week in the Unicameral
A group of Lincoln County South Dakota landowners, many of them with the group “We Care South Dakota,” have convinced the county planning and zoning board to deny permits.
Friday, the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee submitted their recommendations to USDA and Health and Human Services.
Following the release of the new dietary guidelines, the Pork Board issues a remind about pork's nutrient density.
South Dakota cattlemen are displeased that the new dietary guidelines don't include lean meat in a healthy diet.