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Accurate Labeling Act Concerns Senate; Japanese Flour Mill Managers Visit NW
Accurate Labeling Act Concerns Senate; Japanese Flour Mill Managers Visit NW
Opponents of the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act have little concern for the bill in the Senate, for now. The SAFE Act passed the U.S. House earlier this year but has yet to be introduced in the Senate. Senate Republican John Hoeven of North Dakota is planning to introduce the bill if he can get a Democratic co-sponsor and enough support in the Senate to move it through the chamber... Read Mor
Microsoft Working With USDA; Agriculture Committee Busy at Work
Microsoft Working With USDA; Agriculture Committee Busy at Work
USDA will partner with Microsoft to launch the "Innovation Challenge," a contest designed to explore how climate change will impact the United States' food system. The challenge invites entrants to develop and publish new applications and tools that can analyze multiple sources of information about the nation's food supply, including key USDA data sets that are now hosted on Microsoft Az
Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Closer to Approval; AFBF President Not Seeking Re-election
Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Closer to Approval; AFBF President Not Seeking Re-election
The House Agriculture Committee sent the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015 one step closer to consideration by the full House. By a voice vote, the committee passed the SAFE act, which now awaits the same action by the House Energy and Commerce Committee before it can be considered by the full chamber...
American Farmer Bureau's New Website; Federal Crop Insurance Premium Subsidies Deadline June 1st
American Farmer Bureau's New Website; Federal Crop Insurance Premium Subsidies Deadline June 1st
The American Farm Bureau launched Get a Move On dot FB dot org Wednesday - an advocacy website that gives farmers and ranchers a simple way to take action regarding GMOs. AFBF President Bob Stallman says now is the time for farmers and ranchers to take action in support of innovation in agriculture...

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