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September 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin C. Peterson received the 2019 “Fueling Growth” Award from Growth Energy for his leadership advocating for renewable fuels.

“Biofuels remains an important market for farmers in my district and American agriculture,” said Peterson. “I’m honored to receive this award and will continue pressing this administration to follow the law and support the growth of the biofuels industry.”

September 3, 2019 Newsletter
Addressing Questions about Market Facilitation Program, Rural Stress Network, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Detroit Lakes Office House, Randy Kempfer, Dan Rea, Glenwood State Bank, UTU Railroad Employees, New Horizon Farms, AARP, American Crystal Sugar Plant, Northern Woodwork, Batch Block Opera House in Staples, and the American Farm Bureau Federation.
August 16, 2019 Newsletter
Minnesota Farmfest, Dairy Margin Coverage, Secretary Perdue, Minnesotans for Line 3, Farm Families, Todd County Farmers Union Picnic, Mahnomen Airport, Night to Unite, Stronger Dairy Prices Step in for Midwest Dairy Farmers, and 4-H in Becker County.
July 29, 2019 Newsletter
Federal Grants, Chairman’s Corner (Minnesota Turkey Growers Association, Minnesota Corn Growers Association, Minnesota Pork Producers Association, Livestock and Foreign Agriculture Subcommittee Hearing, Biotechnology Horticulture and Research Subcommittee Hearing), National Foundation for Ectodermal Dysplasias, North American Meat Institute Holds Annual Hot Dog Lunch, Hearing from You, Women in Ag Tour, CentraCare and Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, Riverwood Healthcare Center, 340B Health, American Public Health Association, Melrose Student Attends the Washington Journalism and Media Conference at George Mason University, Red River Valley Agricultural Leadership Celebration, Annual Crop and Soils Day, Northarvest Bean Growers Association, Stoneray Wind Project, FRS Works Ribbon Cutting Ceremony, Pork Producers Lose $1 Billion from China Trade War.
July 15, 2019 Newsletter
Stopping Bad Robocalls Act, INFRA and BUILD Grant Applications, Mark Takai Atomic Veterans Healthcare Parity Act, Chairman’s Corner (Broadband Hearing, American Farm Bureau Federation Council of Presidents, 2019 Hunger Leadership Award, Schwan’s), Chairman Chris Giancarlo’s Farewell, House Veteran’s Affairs Markup Hearing, Renewable Fuels Association Board Meeting, National Cemetery Administration, Christensen Farms, Minnesota Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Minnesota Educators in D.C (Minnesota Special Education Directors, Minnesota Association of School Administrators, Sourcewell), Soybean Growers Anxious at 1-Year Anniversary of China Tariffs, EPA’s Proposal for Biodiesel in 2021, Save Our Pensions, United Veterans Legislative Council Meeting, Celebration Day at Anheuser-Busch Malting Facility, Northland Community Technical College Receives Grant, Willmar Wye Groundbreaking, Focus on the Debt, Hearing From You.
July 9, 2019 Newsletter
Anti-Sugar Amendments, Boat Guides, Conservation and Forestry Subcommittee hearing, Commodity Exchanges, Energy and Credit Subcommittee hearing, Sugarbeet Growers Association, House Veterans’ Affairs Committee Hearing, Congressional Art Competition, 4H, Pat Haggerty, AIPAC, Renewable Fuels Association, National Renderers Association, National Council of Farmer Cooperatives, Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, Lewis and Clark Regional Water System, St. Cloud CVSO Meeting, Taxpayer Advocate Congressional Seminar, Focus on the Debt, Hearing from You, Rural Broadband, Cover Crop Management, This Week in History, and Tours.
July 8, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON- House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson released the following statement in response to the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed rule on Renewable Volume Obligations for renewable fuels:

June 28, 2019 Newsletter
USDA Cover Crops on Prevented Planting, Subcommittee hearing on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management, HVAC Hearing, Enterprise Minnesota State of Manufacturing, Kool TV, Colonel Christopher Meyers, USMC, Transportation Meetings, Kids for the Boundary Waters, National Rural Electric Cooperative Association Electric Youth Tour, Minnesota Juvenile Justice Advisory Committee, Magellan Midstream Partners, Northwest Community Action Inc, Focus on the Debt, Last Week’s Questionnaire Results, and Tariffs Causing Missed Opportunities for Hog Farmers.
June 17, 2019 Newsletter
Mulitemployer Pensions Act, FEEDD Act, Chairman’s Corner, Dairy Margin Coverage Signup, U.S. Department of Veterans’ Affairs, Minnesota Department of Veterans’ Affairs, Minnesota Soybean Growers, Citizen’s Climate Lobby, Alexandria Students, Minnesota Horse Council, Snowmobilers, American Foundation of Suicide, ALS, UMN Morris Student Government, National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies, U.S. Commercial Service, Lakewood Healthcare System, Red River Basin Commission Meeting, Art Competition Winners, Focus on the Debt, 75th Anniversary of the GI Bill, 950+ Agriculture Groups Call for Action on USMCA
June 12, 2019 Newsletter
Bernstrom Oil Company, Chairman’s Corner, Veteran’s Town Hall Meeting, PODCO, AFL-CIO, Veteran Homelessness, Peter Thompson, National Grain and Feed Association, Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, EPA Eliminates Animal Waste Emission Reporting Requirements, Health Care Pulse, American Society of Acupuncturists, Minnesota Board of Medical Practice, CHI St. Gabriel’s, American Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Care Providers of Minnesota, National Association of Home Builders, Minnesota Association of Townships, National Postal Mailhandler’s Union, Weiss Asparagus Farm, Federal Aviation Administration Briefing, United Veterans Legislative Council, National Guard Quarterly Briefing, Garden Valley Annual Meeting, Minnesota Timberwolves coming to 7th District, Focus on the Debt, Federal Communications Commission.

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