Responding to a request from the Agricultural Retailers Association, a USDA spokesperson said Wednesday it cannot change crop-insurance contracts to extend the planting season.
The next action taken by the board on the topic is expected to be a public hearing in early November. With 900-plus drift complaints registered this year the meeting will likely be lengthy and contentious. Read moreRead More »
The media and federal unions are making a cause celebre out of federal scientists who have resigned and then denounced Trump Administration policies on the way out. We’re all for shrinking the government workforce, but the political melodrama could use a few leavening facts. Read moreRead More »