Key MN Leaders Urge Trump Admin to Support Dairy Farmers

U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken, and Representatives Collin Peterson and Tim Walz, along with Governor Mark Dayton, are urging the Trump administration to address an unfair trade action which is hurting dairy producers.

Ag News (April 11)

Here are your snippets of today's pertinent ag news:
• MN Soy is petitioning to change the blender's tax credit to a production tax credit
• June 13th is the 2017 Biodiesel Open & Bean Blast tournament
• Senator John Thune proposed an increase in CRP cap for 2018 farm bill
• Join the #WasteLess Challenge from the Beef Checkoff

Ag News (April 10)

Here are your snippets of today's pertinent ag news:
• RSVP to the New Vision grain marketing meeting that works for you
• April 30th is a fundraiser for Jackson 4-Her Gabbie Holthe
• SD Supreme Court denied ABC News' request to reverse a lower court ruling
• Senator Grassley has introduced legislation to ban packer ownership of livestock

2017 National Ag Day

Happy National Ag Day, as hosted by the Agriculture Council of America! This year marks the 44th anniversary, which is celebrated in classrooms and communities across the nation. This year's theme is "Agriculture: Food for Life."

Agriculture provides almost everything we eat, use and wear on a daily basis, and is increasingly contributing to fuel and other bio-products. Each year, members of the agricultural industry gather together to promote American agriculture