April 22, 2018

Climate Legislation; Dairy Issues; Biofuels, CFTC; and Food Safety

Climate Legislation- Senate

Anna Palmer reported today at Roll Call Online that, “Despite a marathon negotiating effort by House Agriculture Chairman Collin Peterson (D-Minn.) earlier this month to provide enough incentives to bring the farming community on board, agriculture groups are still split over the [climate change] legislation.

“In fact, the American Farm Bureau Federation, long a powerful industry lobby, is taking direct aim at killing climate change legislation in the Senate.”