January 22, 2020

Doha: “A New Dawn, or Another False Start?”

Categories: Doha / Trade /EU /Farm Bill

Additional news regarding agricultural trade and the Doha round of W.T.O. negotiations has been posted at the German Marshall Fund’s Trade & Development webpage.

Click here for complete details.


Conservation In Focus

I. Conservation: Senate Ag Committee Hearing
II. Ethanol
III. Farm Bill: Ag Committee Cooperation

I. Conservation: Senate Ag Committee Hearing

The Senate Agriculture Committee met yesterday to discuss the Conservation Security Program (C.S.P.) and Environmental Quality Incentives Program (E.Q.I.P.) in a hearing covering issues associated with conservation efforts on working lands.

A complete list of witnesses who appeared before the Committee, along with links to their opening statements can be found here.

Photo By U.S.D.A. / N.R.C.S.

Among those testifying yesterday was Lisa Shames, the Acting Director of the Natural Resources and Environment division of the Government Accountability Office (G.A.O.).