Archive for March 2013

NAWG Newsletter – Quick Edition: Week of March 28, 2013

March 28, 2013

Spring has not quite sprung in Washington, with a late-season snow fall here on Monday. We hope this quick update finds you with good weather for the week. Please join us between updates online at www.facebook.com/wheatworld.org and www.twitter.com/wheatworld.

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NAWG Newsletter – Quick Edition: Week of March 21, 2013

March 21, 2013

NAWG Newsletter – Quick Edition: Week of March 21, 2013 We hope everyone had a great National Ag Day this past Tuesday. Remember, updates are always available at www.facebook.com/wheatworld.org and www.twitter.com/wheatworld. ——————————— Congress Approves CR Congress has successfully passed a Continuing Resolution (CR) to fund the government for the next six months. The House passed […]

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NAWG Newsletter – Quick Edition: Week of March 14, 2013

March 14, 2013

Spring is right around the corner, and so is the annual spring Wheat Research Fly-In. Remember, updates are always available at www.facebook.com/wheatworld.org and www.twitter.com/wheatworld. ——————— House and Senate Release FY2014 Proposed Budgets House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) released his budget proposal this past Tuesday calling for cuts to farm programs by $31 billion […]

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NAWG Newsletter – Quick Edition: Week of March 7, 2013

March 7, 2013

NAWG Newsletter – Quick Edition: Week of March 7, 2013 We hope everyone had a great time at the Commodity Classic, and extend a warm welcome to our 2013-2014 NAWG Officers. Remember, updates are always available at www.facebook.com/wheatworld.org and www.twitter.com/wheatworld. —————————– CBO Updates Savings Estimates for Farm Bills The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released a […]

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Environment and Renewable Resources Committee Report From the 2013 Commodity Classic

March 2, 2013

Listen to NAWG Environment and Renewable Resources Committee Vice Chairman Dayton Christensen discuss his committee’s meeting at the 2013 Commodity Classic, held Feb. 27, 2013, in Orlando, Fla.

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From Education to Action, Booth Engages Trade Show Goers

March 1, 2013

Visitors to the Wheat Industry Booth at the 2013 Commodity Classic are getting the opportunity to learn about the important role wheat plays in human lives and to express their opinions to their legislators.

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