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Ag groups give feedback on federal water legislation

Missouri agriculture groups are giving their feedback on what should be included in the Water Resources Development Act. The federal legislation (WRDA) outlines the projects the Army Corps of Engineers will work on to improve the nation’s inland waterway system and other water resources. “We’ve... Read More.

Legislation could speed up domestic fertilizer production

A bipartisan bill in the U.S. Senate would streamline the permitting process for more domestic phosphate and potash production. Ed Thomas with The Fertilizer Institute says, “We certainly do see a need for permitting reform. This is just a first step.” Thomas... Read More.

Michigan farms expanding solar following new legislation

Some Michigan farms in the process of adding solar to offset energy use are expanding production to benefit from new clean energy legislation. Allen Bonthuis with Harvest Solar tells Brownfield farmers can now produce 110 percent of their renewable energy needs and be compensated... Read More.