November 20, 2018

NMPF Urges Congress to Put Farmers First in Lame-Duck Session

ARLINGTON, Va. – Jim Mulhern, president and CEO of the National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF), urged Congress to make passing...
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November 19, 2018

Farm bill negotiators struggle with forestry, other issues in closing deal

Farm bill negotiators are struggling to work out deals on forestry regulations, commodity program eligibility rules and other issues with...
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November 19, 2018

Why North Carolina’s poultry industry isn’t creating biogas like hog farms are

As pork producer Smithfield Foods commits to major investments in waste-to-energy projects in North Carolina, don’t expect a similar pledge...
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November 9, 2018

How a Pennsylvania Trash Company is Working to Build RNG Infrastructure

Vogel Disposal Service has become Pennsylvania’s first waste company to make renewable natural gas (RNG) from its methane and to...
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November 7, 2018

EPA, USDA, DOE send letter to Congress on biomass neutrality

On Nov. 1, leaders of the U.S. EPA, UDSA and U.S. Department of Energy sent a letter Congress describing the...
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