More on Agriculture

Feb 12, 2014

American Farm Bureau Federation Statement on DOL Withdrawal of Family Farm Regulation

The Department of Labor agreed to revisit Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) policy after bipartisan, bicameral letters tell OSHA to stay off small farms.

Jun 14, 2013

House Ag Committee Approves Farm Bill.

On May 16, 2013, the House Agriculture Committee approved H.R. 1947, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management (FARRM) Act of 2013, by a bipartisan vote of 36-10.

May 14, 2013

Rural Caucus Sends Letter Supporting Rural Development

The letter, signed by 18 bipartisan Members of the Caucus, outlines the importance of rural economic development funding while acknowledging all programs merit thoughtful consideration given our current fiscal situation.