EPA Seeks Nominations for Federal Advisory Committee

November 21, 2019

The US EPA announced earlier this month that it will be reconstituting its Federal Advisory Committee on agricultural issues, and is asking for nominations for committee members. The Farm, Ranch, and Rural Communities Committee (FRRCC) …

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Supreme Court to Address Maui Clean Water Act Dispute

November 7, 2019

The town of Lahaina in Maui has become the center of a Clean Water Act (CWA) dispute that is tremendously important to agriculture, and the case will be heard by the Supreme Court this week. …

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Ethanol Waiver Policy Could Change

September 19, 2019

Controversy continues to swirl around waivers granted by the Environmental Protection Agency that exempt some small refineries from meeting biofuel requirements. Corn farmers and ethanol companies oppose the so-called “small refinery waivers” because they have …

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The 2015 WOTUS Rule is Formally Withdrawn

September 19, 2019

Slow but Steady Wins the Race The process, set in motion at the start of the Trump Administration, to repeal the 2015 Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule, took a large step forward last …

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UEP Applauds WOTUS Rule

September 12, 2019

M E D I A   S T A T E M E N T            Atlanta, Georgia, September 12, 2019: Chad Gregory, president and CEO of United Egg Producers, issued the following statement in response to …

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