More on Rural Development

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.

Jul 10, 2013

Smith and McIntyre Introduce Rural Postal Services Act

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) along with Congressman Mike McIntyre (D-NC), introduced H.R. 2615, the Securing Access to Rural Postal Services Act.

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.