Line on Agriculture
Farm and Ranch Report
Congressional Wine Caucus Pt 2
Modernizing the ESA Pt 1
David Sparks Ph.D.
The Agribusiness UpdateUSDA analysis calls for the world's food-insecure population to fall, and a proposed 3-hr "off the clock" rule for trucking delays welcomed news for drivers.
Washington State Farm Bureau ReportBayer Tech Services Rep Kevin Thorsness talks about the fungicide Luna Tranquility for potato growers.
The Agribusiness UpdateUSDOT officially suspends requirement for livestock haulers to use electronic logging devices, and Government shutdown stalls progress on USMCA.
The Agribusiness UpdateNational cattle groups send petition to Department of Transportation over hours of service requirements, and Mad Cow found in cow in Scotland.
Washington State Farm Bureau ReportWenatchee Representative Cary Condotta's Fuel Tax Transparency bill signed into law.
Washington State Farm Bureau ReportFailed House Bill on Fuel Tax Transparency gets through as Amendment to Transportation Budget.
Washington State Farm Bureau ReportA House Bill Would Require State to Post Gas Taxes on Pumps For All To See
Northwest ReportA new website allows you to find local farmer's markets...the DOT has released a waiver for drivers transporting livestock and poultry...and Lacy talks about healthier snacks for school kids.
Northwest ReportThe DOT wants to try and get the roads safe and with as little regulations as possible...the 2012 farm bill may or may not get written on time...and Lacy keeps cool.
Food ForethoughtPrepare to buckle up, a federal motor carrier license may soon be required for many farmers.
Line on AgricultureFarmers and ranchers may have to get commercial driver's licenses to operate farm equipment, unless they convince the Department of Transportation otherwise.
Vine to WineRecently I was teaching a wine class and we were discussing Bordeaux style blends and the topic of Petite Verdot came up.
Fruit Grower ReportWhat happens to all that water running down the street when it rains? It could be winding up in places you'd not expect.