News Archive: Months of Agri-Pulse Reporting Available

Welcome to Agri-Pulse, the news source you can depend on for daily updates on the web and weekly e-newsletters regarding the latest in agricultural news and rural policy. Browse our website for concise coverage of daily farm and rural policy developments, and click on the link above to view a sample issue of our e-newsletter. If you like what you see, sign up for a four-week free trial subscription or subscribe by clicking the links above.

Politics | 10/16/2013 3:48:35 PM
The World Food Prize is honoring three distinguished scientists whose achievements have greatly contributed to agricultural biotechnology.
Politics | 10/16/2013 3:24:12 PM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 16, 2013 - House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., announced today the House will take up its water resources development act

Politics | 10/16/2013 2:55:46 PM
This week, the 2013 World Food Prize Foundation recognizes three distinguished scientists for their role in advancing modern agricultural biotechnology.
Politics | 10/16/2013 12:47:39 PM

DES MOINES, Oct. 16, 2013 - Jeffery Simmons, senior vice president and executive officer at Eli Lilly and Company and
Politics | 10/16/2013 12:15:51 PM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 16, 2013 - The Senate approved late Wednesday, on an 81-18 vote, legislation (H.R. 2775) that would end the government shutdown
Politics | 10/16/2013 11:24:42 AM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 15, 2013 - Lawmakers are expected to continue to work this week on ending the government shutdown and avoiding
Politics | 10/15/2013 1:27:59 PM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 15, 2013-National Farmers Union President Roger Johnson sent a letter to the members of Congress recently named farm bill conferees outlining his priorities
Politics | 10/15/2013 1:08:40 PM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 15, 2013- American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) President Bob Stallman outlined his priorities for a completed farm bill, specifically emphasizing AFBF's
Politics | 10/15/2013 11:32:29 AM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 15, 2013 - First Lady Michelle Obama's garden on the south lawn of the White House (is filled with unharvested vegetables and weeds
Politics | 10/14/2013 4:09:31 PM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2013 - The Global Hunger Index (GHI), an annual metric released by a trio of development organizations, indicates
Politics | 10/12/2013 1:05:59 PM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 12, 2013 - The House today rejected two non-binding motions to instruct farm bill conferees that dealt
Politics | 10/12/2013 11:41:01 AM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 12, 2013 - The House approved a motion Friday, by voice vote, to head to conference
Politics | 10/12/2013 11:27:24 AM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 12, 2013 - House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, named today the Republican members who will serve
Politics | 10/11/2013 8:07:30 PM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 11, 2013 - While House leadership is not expected to announce conferees for the farm bill until after
Politics | 10/11/2013 5:37:18 PM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 11, 2013 - The House approved a motion today, by voice vote, to go to conference with
Politics | 10/11/2013 4:43:19 PM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 11, 2013-- Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack issued a statement today regarding reports on the Environmental Protection Agency's draft proposal to reduce ethanol
Politics | 10/11/2013 8:10:06 AM
By now, most everyone is experiencing the impacts of the government shutdown in some shape or form. But one consequence that hasn't received as much attention
Politics | 10/10/2013 7:33:47 PM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 10, 2013 - Three lawmakers pressed Congress Wednesday to eliminate direct payments to farmers even if
Politics | 10/10/2013 6:08:37 PM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 10, 2013- In an effort to preempt proposals that would place restrictions on federal crop insurance, a coalition of 47 agricultural groups sent a letter to House leaders
Politics | 10/9/2013 6:02:05 PM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 9, 2013 - The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) should be allowed to use funds collected from settlements and fines to fund
Politics | 10/8/2013 8:43:16 PM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 8, 2013 -A Government Accountability Office (GAO) report released by Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, today states that changes are needed to the eligibility requirements for being (actively involved)
Politics | 10/8/2013 8:02:44 PM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 7, 2013 - Despite the partial government shutdown, USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) today was able to publish a (public health alert) after an estimated 278 illnesses were linked to
Politics | 10/8/2013 3:08:33 PM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 8, 2013 - As the federal government heads into (week two) of the shutdown, USDA changed course and decided that some Center for Veterinary Biologics (CVB) employees
Politics | 10/8/2013 12:46:39 PM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 8, 2013 - Farm organizations and commodity groups decided to appeal a September 13 court decision, which upheld the Environmental Protection Agency's rights
Terms of Use | Privacy Policy
blog comments powered by Disqus