Democrats snuck in $3.1 billion in relief funds for “distressed” borrowers of USDA loans and $2.2 billion to administer aid to farmers who have experienced discrimination from USDA before Jan...
The deal includes investments in agriculture, forestry and rural communities that Democrats say will create good paying jobs.
Sens. Michael Bennet and Mike Crapo have hit snags on a number of key issues — drawing out the talks.
The House Rules Committee will meet to consider a so-called “minibus” of six annual funding bills today, including the House bill to fund the Agriculture Department and Food and Drug Administ...
Sysco is the largest distributor so far to challenge the big meatpackers, ratcheting up the pressure on price-fixing allegations.
Russia allegedly shipped a boatload of stolen Ukrainian grain aboard the Russian cargo ship, Zhibek Zholy, last week.
The administration said the new law would help bring down inflation.
Two cattle market bills aimed at tackling consolidation in the meat sector will get a committee vote this week in the Senate.
The inclusion of an investigator bill could make passage of the omnibus a partisan battle, despite many of the included bills having wide bipartisan support on their own.