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EU Adopts ‘Nature Restoration Plan’ Despite Ag Opposition

The Associated Press’ Samuel Petrequin reported that “European Union countries on Monday gave final approval to a major and long-awaited plan to better protect nature in the 27-nation bloc, a…

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Despite Progress, Farm Bill Passage Growing More Unlikely in 2024

Despite recent progress on the 2024 Farm Bill — including passage of the House Agriculture Committee’s version of the bill and competing frameworks released in the Senate Agriculture Committee —…

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House Subcommittee Approves Ag Funding Bill

E&E News’ Marc Heller reported earlier this week that “House appropriators Tuesday approved their annual agriculture spending bill for fiscal 2025 that would cut programs related to climate change and…

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SNAP Participation Up, Spending Down in 2023

Participation in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) increased 2.3% in 2023 to an average of 42.1 million people each month, while total federal spending on the program decreased 5.6%…

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Senate Ag GOP Unveils Farm Bill Framework

Politico’s Meredith Lee Hill and Grace Yarrow reported Tuesday that “Senate Agriculture Committee Republicans released their farm bill proposal Tuesday, which would significantly expand farm safety net programs, setting up…

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Crop Insurance Coverage Exceeds 500 Million Acres for First Time

FERN’s Ag Insider reported Monday that “farmers and ranchers bought crop insurance policies on more than 500 million acres of land last year, the largest amount ever, driven by the…

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Brazil Tax Change Could Make US Soybeans More Attractive

Bloomberg’s Clarice Couto reported this past Friday that “a surprising tax change in agriculture powerhouse Brazil has the potential to make soy grown in the world’s largest bean exporter less…

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