The National Pork Producers Council has asked Congress for a legislative fix to a federal emergency response law that requires farmers to report emissions from the natural breakdown of manure to the U.S. Coast Guard.
An enforcement chief for the Department of Transportation said commenting and petitioning the hours of service that are backed by the electronic logging device (ELD) rule are necessary for any changes to the mandate.
An original analysis by researchers at New York University and Tufts University finds that a federal tax on junk food is both legally and administratively feasible. However, the devil is in the details.
U.S. pork exports recorded the highest-ever monthly value in November while U.S. beef export value took another step toward a likely full-year value record, according to data by USDA and compiled by USMEF.
When activists push their policies on an unsuspecting public, they forget about those who need food most. An impassioned woman who knows what it is to be hungry tells the real impact of these policies.