Agri-Pulse DriveTime


A wrap up of today's top news stories in the world of Ag

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Drive Time: March 29, 2024

On today's Drive Time: The White House Egg Roll will be an "EGGucational" celebration Monday with more than 40,000 guests. And Arkansas Representative Rick Crawford is the featured guest on Agri-Pulse Newsmakers.

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Mar 29
DriveTime: March 28, 2024

The USDA offered updated information on grain stocks and acreage suggesting increased stocks of both corn and soybeans. Weather will play an integral role for market prices.

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Mar 28
Drive Time: March 27, 2024

Regulatory hurdles remain for farmers role in Sustainable Aviation Fuel and to approve feed additives to improve efficiency and to reduce methane emissions from cattle.

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Mar 27
Drive Time: March 26, 2024

A bridge collapse snarls transportation in the Baltimore area and halts river traffic to the Port of Baltimore. The impact may be felt for some time by farmers and consumers in the region.

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Mar 26
Drive Time: March 25, 2024

Senate Ag Ranking member John Boozman says agriculture leaders continue to work for a new farm bill this year.  Meanwhile, a former House Ag Chairman isn't sure the election will resolve the roadblock on issues.

Mar 25
DriveTime: March 22, 2024

Today’s DriveTime dives deeper into the conversations around China’s influence on U.S. agriculture and how Canada and Mexico are navigating USDA’s new Product of U.S. labeling rules.

Mar 22
DriveTime: March, 21, 2024

Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack was back on Capitol Hill today. Hear what was on the agenda and get the latest on a Senate effort to address concerns about beef imports from Paraguay in today's DriveTime.

Mar 21
DriveTime: March 20, 2024

Today's DriveTime features the latest on the Biden administration's new tailpipe standards, the House Ag Committee's look into China's influence on American agriculture and more.

Mar 20
DriveTime: March 19, 2024

Lawmakers are working to make March 19 as the official National Agriculture Day. Tune into DriveTime to hear more about that and Trade Promotion Authority.

Mar 19
DriveTime: March 18, 2024

Agriculture leaders were on hand discussing the future of climate-smart agriculture and sustainable aviation fuel at the Agri-Pulse Ag and Food Policy Summit. Hear what they had to say in today's DriveTime.

Mar 18
DriveTime: March 15, 2024

Today's DriveTime features comments from Rep. Nikki Budzinski, D-Ill., on conservation funding and also discusses the impact a recent pork production facility closure will have on the economy.

Mar 15
DriveTime: March 14, 2024

A new USDA report outlines the needs of the biobased product sector. Hear the latest on that and where things stand on summertime E15 sales in today's DriveTime.

Mar 14
DriveTime: March 13, 2024

The Department of Agriculture says it is investing Inflation Reduction Act conservation resources as a new Capitol Hill report suggests a way to make the money last a little longer. Hear the latest in today's DriveTime.

Mar 13
DriveTime: March 12, 2024

Today's DriveTime takes a look at the recent figures from the Consumer Price Index and hears from Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, and Rep. Frank Lucas, R-Okla., on a farm bill timeline.

Mar 12
DriveTime: March 11, 2024

The Biden administration rolled out its budget for the next fiscal year today. Hear the latest on the administration's priorities and what USDA is doing on meat labeling in today's DriveTime.

Mar 11
DriveTime: March 8, 2024

President Joe Biden hit on several things key to farm policy in his State of the Union address this week, but stopped short of making specific requests for the upcoming farm bill. Hear a key Democrat's reaction in today's DriveTime.

Mar 08
DriveTime: March 7, 2024

Today's DriveTime features the latest on President Joe Biden's pending State of the Union address, a new report from a House Ag Committee working group, and the recovery from wildfires in Texas.

Mar 07
DriveTime: March 6, 2024

Farmers and ranchers got some welcome news from the Securities and Exchange Commission Wednesday. Hear the latest on that and where things stand on government funding in today's DriveTime.

Mar 06
DriveTime: March 5, 2024

Today’s DriveTime takes a look at a final rule under the Packers and Stockyards Act and hears concerns from an Iowan Republican on the GREET Model.

Mar 05
DriveTime: March 4, 2024

Lawmakers rolled out a government funding deal over the weekend that includes major priorities for both parties. Hear the latest in today's DriveTime.

Mar 04
DriveTime: March 1, 2024

Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack and EPA Administrator Michael Regan were in Houston today to share updates from Washington, including what is happening and what will need a little more time. Hear which was which in today's DriveTime.

Mar 01
DriveTime: Feb. 29, 2024

Farm groups are setting policy at this week's Commodity Classic. Hear thoughts on one such provision and get the latest on government funding in today's DriveTime.

Feb 29
DriveTime: Feb. 28, 2024

Cattle producers in the Texas panhandle are dealing with wildfires that are already on the radar of USDA's Farm Service Agency. Hear the latest on that, government funding and Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack's time before the Senate Ag Committee in today's DriveTime.

Feb 28
DriveTime: Feb. 27, 2024

Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Mass., is calling on the Biden administration and Congress to do more to prevent people from going to bed hungry and Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, says an extension will be needed for the FY24 appropriations bills.

Feb 27
DriveTime: Feb. 26, 2024

Lawmakers are back on Capitol Hill this week with a major funding deadline looming on Friday. Hear the latest on that and the Federal Trade Commission's actions on a grocery store acquisition in today's DriveTime.

Feb 26
DriveTime: Feb. 23, 2024

Ag lobbyists say there could be a window of opportunity to pass a farm bill if Congress can pass FY 2024 appropriation bills, and USDA announces Dairy Margin Coverage enrollment will begin Feb. 28. All that and more in today's DriveTime.

Feb 23
DriveTime: Feb. 22, 2024

USDA's Equity Commission submitted its final report to Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack today. Hear what he had to say about the recommendations and get the latest E15 news in today's DriveTime.

Feb 22
DriveTime: Feb. 21, 2024

More than $772 million in rural development funding is headed to projects across the country. Hear the USDA programs involved and get a look at the year ahead for the biofuels industry in today's DriveTime.

Feb 21
DriveTime: Feb. 20, 2024

The Biden administration has announced a $500 Million investment to expand work on USDA’s Forest Service’s Wildfire Crisis Strategy and produce advocate is calling for more funding for USDA’s Women, Infants and Children nutrition program. Tune in to DriveTime to hear more.

Feb 20
DriveTime: Feb. 16, 2024

Today’s Agri-Pulse DriveTime, takes a look at industry leaders thoughts on USDA’s ag outlook projections and also hears from the Environmental Defense Fund and the priorities they have for 2024.

Feb 16