April 10, 2017

Charleston Gazette-Mail, Connie Simpson, April 8, 2017- West Virginia recently became the first state this year to consider a “right to farm” law, signaling that factory farmers intend to keep fighting calls for common-sense reform. Senate Joint Resolution 3 would amend the Mountain State’s Constitution to guarantee a “right to …

February 8, 2017

Blue Mountain Eagle February 7, 2017 Lawmakers backing pesticide restrictions poised to shape farm policy. Lawmakers with strong track records of supporting pesticide restrictions are chairing two Senate committees that are positioned to affect Oregon agricultural policies in 2017. Senate Bill 499 — a proposal to strip pesticide protections from …

December 28, 2016

AGWEEK Jenny Schlecht December 27, 2016 HELENA, Mont. — Major players in the formation of Montana agricultural policy anticipate an active 2017 Legislative Session, slated to begin Jan. 2. in Helena. Lola Raska, executive vice president of the Montana Grain Growers Association, says ag research centers, university research and the …