7 Ag Stories You Might Have Missed This Week

Missed some agricultural news this week? Here are seven stories to catch you up. From:https://www.beefmagazine.com/business/7-ag-stories-you-might-have-missed-week-aug-23-2019 1. Fargo County, N.D., received the most trade aid in the first round of Market Facilitation Program payments. Soybeans accounted for 97% of the total aid. Total payments for soybeans through the end of July… Continue reading

IPCC report warns that climate change threatens food supply

IPCC report warns that climate change threatens food supply By Sam Fromartz,  August 8, 2019 From https://thefern.org/ag…/ipcc-report-warns-that-climate-change-threatens-food-supply/ A United Nations climate report on Thursday warned that the world’s unsustainable use of land is boosting greenhouse gas emissions, contributing to climate change, and threatening future food production. But the report also said that land use,… Continue reading

Austin Scott Opening Statement – Rural Broadband

Opening Statement: Ranking Member Austin Scott Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Public Hearing: “Building Opportunity in Rural America through Affordable, Reliable and High-Speed Broadband” Remarks as prepared for delivery: Thank you, Chairman Scott, for holding this important hearing on a subject that resonates with all Americans: Rural Broadband…. Continue reading