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‘Small Family Farmer and Rancher Relief Act’ Introduced Into U.S. House...

Rep. David Scott (D-GA), who serves as chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, introduced the "Small Family Farmer and Rancher Relief Act" (H.R. 8590)...

More Fertilizer Could Come from China, Says Chief Ag Negotiator Nominee...

President Biden’s pick to be the next Chief Ag Negotiator says, if confirmed, he’ll engage with China to step up its production of fertilizer...

Tar Spot in Corn Causing Concerns for Michigan Farmers

Tar spot has been an issue for many Michigan corn growers over the past several years. With recent rain showers across the state over the...

Farm Bill Priorities Announced by the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) announced its priorities for the 2023 Farm Bill based on producer input at the association’s Summer Business Meeting...

Federal Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Expand Demand for Ethanol

Legislation called the Next Generation Fuels Act was introduced this week in both the U.S. House and Senate. It aims to leverage higher-octane fuels...

U.S. Economy Having the Biggest Impact on Fuel Prices

Oil prices have moderated over the past couple of weeks, allowing fuel prices to flatten or even decrease in some states. Patrick DeHaan with...

Molly Nichols Joins Michigan Ag Today Team as Sales and Station...

Michigan Ag Today announces that Molly Nichols is now the Director of Sales and Station Relations. Nichols will direct all local and regional sales...

USDA Starts Issuing Payments for Spot Market Hog Pandemic

The USDA is increasing the amount of funding available for the Spot Market Hog Pandemic Program and expects to issue approximately $62.8 million in...

USDA Says Rising Food Prices Could Ease in 2023

The all-items Consumer Price Index increased 1.4 percent from May to June and is 9.1 percent higher than in June of last year. USDA...

Farm Bill Listening Sessions Scheduled for Michigan Farm Bureau Members

County Farm Bureau members interested in helping shape the 2023 Farm Bill and its agriculture and conservation programs are encouraged to attend one of two remaining...

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