Non-farm bill agriculture http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/taxonomy/term/5540/more en Estate Tax Reform Vital To Wheat Growers, Family Farms http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/estate-tax-reform-vital-wheat-growers-family-farms <div class="field-byline"> Source: National Association of Wheat Growers </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> &nbsp;</p> <p> National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG) CEO Dana Peterson joined leaders of other major agricultural organizations recently in calling for Congress to quickly pass meaningful estate tax reform that addresses the needs of farm families.</p> <p> Leaders from groups representing producers of wheat, corn, soybeans, cotton, beef, pork and milk, as well as the heads of the American Farm Bureau Federation and the National Farmers Union, spoke to reporters at the National Press Club in Washington and by phone and Internet video around the country.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/estate-tax-reform-vital-wheat-growers-family-farms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/estate-tax-reform-vital-wheat-growers-family-farms#comments Issues Non-farm bill agriculture Taxes Mon, 06 Dec 2010 16:17:00 +0000 49131 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Lukewarm Farm-Group Reactions To Senate Climate-Change Bill http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/lukewarm-farm-group-reactions-senate-climate-change-bill <div class="field-byline"> John Pocock </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Late last week, Sens. John Kerry (D-MA) and Joe Lieberman (I-CT) released details of the Clean Energy Jobs and American</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/lukewarm-farm-group-reactions-senate-climate-change-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/lukewarm-farm-group-reactions-senate-climate-change-bill#comments Non-farm bill agriculture Fri, 14 May 2010 16:22:00 +0000 45740 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Senators Oppose EPA on Greenhouse Gases http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/senators-oppose-epa-greenhouse-gases <div class="field-byline"> Forrest Laws </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Farm organizations are welcoming the decisions of the chairman and ranking member of the Senate Agriculture Committee</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/senators-oppose-epa-greenhouse-gases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/senators-oppose-epa-greenhouse-gases#comments Non-farm bill agriculture Fri, 29 Jan 2010 18:06:00 +0000 43786 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com NACS Calls Country-of-Origin Fuel Labeling Bill “Ridiculous” http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/nacs-calls-country-origin-fuel-labeling-bill-ridiculous <div class="node-body article-body">The National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) believes the bill introduced earlier this week by U.S. Rep. Bruce</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/nacs-calls-country-origin-fuel-labeling-bill-ridiculous" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/nacs-calls-country-origin-fuel-labeling-bill-ridiculous#comments Non-farm bill agriculture Fri, 29 Jan 2010 18:02:00 +0000 39222 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com NCGA Opposes House Cap-and-Trade Legislation http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/ncga-opposes-house-cap-and-trade-legislation <div class="node-body article-body">National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) President Darrin Ihnen has released the following statement related to the</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/ncga-opposes-house-cap-and-trade-legislation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/ncga-opposes-house-cap-and-trade-legislation#comments Non-farm bill agriculture Thu, 21 Jan 2010 14:52:00 +0000 39418 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com No Easy Decision on Climate-Change Legislation http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/no-easy-decision-climate-change-legislation <div class="field-byline"> Kent Thiesse </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One of President Obama’s goals as he entered the U.S. presidency in 2009 was to address global warming and concerns</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/no-easy-decision-climate-change-legislation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/no-easy-decision-climate-change-legislation#comments Non-farm bill agriculture Wed, 06 Jan 2010 13:35:00 +0000 44230 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Will Farmers See Benefits From Cap and Trade? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/will-farmers-see-benefits-cap-and-trade <div class="field-byline"> Compiled by Greg Lamp </div> <div class="node-body article-body">USDA continues to contend that farmers will see big net benefits from the cap-and-trade climate change bill, according</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/will-farmers-see-benefits-cap-and-trade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/will-farmers-see-benefits-cap-and-trade#comments Non-farm bill agriculture Fri, 01 Jan 2010 16:00:00 +0000 42277 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Funding for Climate-Change Research gets Big Boost http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/funding-climate-change-research-gets-big-boost <div class="field-byline"> Compiled by Greg Lamp </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Funding from USDA for research on greenhouse-gas mitigation in agriculture will increase more than 10-fold, according</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/funding-climate-change-research-gets-big-boost" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/funding-climate-change-research-gets-big-boost#comments Non-farm bill agriculture Fri, 01 Jan 2010 16:00:00 +0000 42952 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Farm Bureau Strongly Opposes Boxer-Kerry Climate Change Bill http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/farm-bureau-strongly-opposes-boxer-kerry-climate-change-bill <div class="field-byline"> Source: American Farm Bureau Federation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Boxer-Kerry climate change bill introduced in the Senate on Wednesday includes few provisions that are friendly to</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/farm-bureau-strongly-opposes-boxer-kerry-climate-change-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/farm-bureau-strongly-opposes-boxer-kerry-climate-change-bill#comments Non-farm bill agriculture Fri, 02 Oct 2009 18:44:00 +0000 38897 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Can You Afford Cap and Trade? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/can-you-afford-cap-and-trade <div class="field-byline"> Greg Lamp Editor glamp@csdigest.com </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Do you know anyone who's not in favor of protecting the environment and being a good steward of the land? Surely you</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/can-you-afford-cap-and-trade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/can-you-afford-cap-and-trade#comments Non-farm bill agriculture Thu, 01 Oct 2009 15:00:00 +0000 39946 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com