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Ag News: WOTUS Reinstated
A Washington state federal judge ruled that the EPA and Army Corps of Engineers made a “serious procedural error” by reinstating the pre-2015 WOTUS.
Ag News: Farm Bill Anticipation
Farm Bill 2018 negotiators from the House and Senate announced they’ve reached an “agreement in principle” and working to finalize the specific language and costs.
Ag News: EPA Dicamba Decisions
Bayer Crop Science is expecting the EPA to announce a renewal and an updated label for the herbicide dicamba in the coming weeks before the next growing season.
AG News: Trump to USDA 5% Cuts
Budget cuts. USDA may try to slash the taxpayer-subsidized crop insurance program, eliminate a green-payment program, or take an ax to its research agencies.
Ag News: Chinese Ag Espionage
The U.S. and China tension rose as Chinese intelligence official was arrested on espionage charges, for stealing intellectual property from aviation firms.
Ag News: Meat Salmonella Recall
More than 6.5 million pounds of beef recalled due to possible Salmonella contamination, reported by Meatpacker JBS. The recall dates ranging from late July to early September.

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