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Rep. Hinson says farm bill extension could be likely

U.S. Congresswoman Ashley Hinson says she expects the farm bill to be prioritized later this summer. “The floor has been predominantly occupied by appropriations bills and we’re really trying to get those done off the floor in July, so I’m hopeful if we can... Read More.

Rep. Hinson backs foreign land ownership bill

U.S. Congresswoman Ashley Hinson says foreign ag land ownership continues to be one of her top concerns. The Iowa Republican says she recently co-sponsored the No American Land for Communist China Act, which would prohibit foreign adversaries from purchasing U.S. land and ag land... Read More.

Hinson outlines ag trade deficit concerns

U.S. Congresswoman Ashley Hinson says she’s concerned about the widening ag trade deficit. “When you talk about $32 billion as a deficit, that’s the wrong way,” she said. “We should be in the plus, the positive, on the other side of that.” The Iowa... Read More.

Hinson says many farmers are against Prop 12

U.S. Congresswoman Ashley Hinson says many pork producers have expressed disappointment with California’s Proposition 12 law. “Farmers have told me that regulations like Prop 12 will continue to drive consolidation and provide fewer options to source and market their pigs.” The Iowa Republican tells Brownfield,... Read More.

Hinson addresses Vilsack’s comments on Prop 12

A U.S. Representative from Iowa says Congress needs to find a solution that prevents states from passing laws similar to California’s Proposition 12. Republican Ashley Hinson says the Biden administration agrees. “Secretary Vilsack testified that producers will face chaos because of California’s Prop 12,... Read More.