Newletter Archive

February 19, 2019 Newsletter
Dear Friends, This week, Congress enacted legislation to fund the remaining government agencies through September 30, 2019. This legislation provides certainty to the federal employees, farmers, businesses, and many others that depend on the government to deliver essential services.
February 11, 2019 Newsletter
Dear Friends, This week, the House Agriculture Committee adopted its rules for the 116th Congress, so that it can begin addressing the important issues facing America’s farmers, ranchers, and consumers.
Issues:
February 4, 2019 Newsletter
Minnesota Canola, National Sorghum Producers, National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition, United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, Adam on Agriculture, Ducks Unlimited, United Postmasters and Managers of America, USDA Farm Service Agency Announces Program Deadline Extensions, Whole Milk for Healthy Kids Act.
January 28, 2019 Newsletter
U.S. Grains Council, KFGO, House Agriculture Committee Leaders Elected, Hockey Day Minnesota, Henry Tweten Retires from East Grand Forks City Council, We Are Water MN, Farm Service Agency Offices to Reopen During Government Shutdown, Market Facilitation Program Extended to February 14, Free Tax Preparation Sites Available Across Minnesota.
January 21, 2019 Newsletter
Appointed to Serve on House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, Natural Resources Conservation Service Chief Matt Lohr, AgCountry Farm Credit Services, Agriculture and Immigration Reform, 100th Anniversary of the American Farm Bureau, Harley Anez Appointed to Air Force Academy, David Torgerson Announces Retirement from Minnesota Wheat Growers Association, Red River Basin Land and Water International Summit Conference, Perham Health – Silos to Circles, Small Grains Updates, Upper Minnesota Valley Regional Development Commission, Temple Grandin Speaks at University of Minnesota Crookston, Legislation Creating Loan Program for Workers Affected by Government Shutdown, Farm Service Agency (FSA) Offices Open for Limited Services January 17, 18, and 22, SCAM ALERT! – Fake Social Security Administration Calls.
January 14, 2019 Newsletter
Bipartisan Minnesota Delegation Lunch, British Ambassador and HM Trade Commissioner, U.S. Coast Guard, United Way, Market Facilitation Program (MFP) Application Deadline Extended Due to Government Shutdown, Six Months of Chinese Retaliatory Tariffs, Agriculture-Rural Development-Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies, Transportation and Housing and Urban Development, Financial Services and General Government, Department of Interior.
January 11, 2019 Newsletter
Bipartisan Prayer Service, House Votes to End the Shutdown, VA Caregiver Program.
January 2, 2019 Newsletter
Christmas Greeting, Heavy Snow Hits the Seventh.
January 2, 2019 Newsletter
Farm Bill Signed into Law, KASM Focus on Farming Panel in Albany, ELD Mandate for Livestock Haulers, International Call Fraud Update from Arvig, USDA Announces Second Round of Trade Aid Payments.
December 17, 2018 Newsletter
Farm Bill Conference Report Passes House and Senate, Canadian Ambassador to the United States, Canadian Ambassador to the United States, Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation, Beltrami County Commissioner, Affordability Champion Award, Minnesota State Cattlemen’s Association, U.S. Military Academy Panel, Canola Symposium in Roseau, Michael Wedin Completes FBI Training Academy, New Staff Serving the 7th, Minnesota Premium Security Program, Rural Broadband Development, 2019 Health Insurance Coverage, Trade Aid Held Up by Office of Management and Budget, USDA “ReConnect” Broadband Program, Forest Service Report.

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