Wednesday Aug 27
Bruce A Babcock
Indirect damage arises from lost opportunities to reduce tax burdens or to fund programs that serve both farmers' & the public's interest.
House Ag Leaders Push Vilsack on Grain Inspectors
Key leaders of the House Agriculture Committee question Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack's assertion that there could be security concerns sending grain inspectors to the Port of Vancouver in Washington State.
Delta Farm Press
Vilsack touts work done on new farm bill implementation
On the six-month anniversary of the new farm bill's passage, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack is touting progress made in its implementation .
Okla. delegation supports House immigration bill
All five members of the Oklahoma U.S. House delegation voted for a Republican-backed bill to address the crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border by sending migrant youths back home without hearings and to shut off a program granting work permits to immigrants brought to the U.S. illegally when they were children.