House Agriculture Chairman Glenn Thompson (R-PA) may be making it tougher to pass a new Farm Bill.

Thompson is insisting on including what he calls “a fix” for California’s Proposition 12. He claims the Prop 12 requirements have upset the hog market.

Two agricultural non-profit groups are challenging the Pennsylvania 

Continue Reading Farm bill could be bogged down because of California’s Prop 12

The EATS Act, to stop California from regulating America’s farms and ranches by protecting states’ authority to regulate agriculture within their borders, is turning into a significant dustup that is not waiting for the congressional recess to get over.

For the August recess, which actually does not end until Congress

Continue Reading Recess dust-up may turn into fall’s Battle Royal as pork-producing states want California out of their business