Archive for April 2013

NAWG Newsletter – Quick Edition: Week of April 25, 2013

April 25, 2013

Hello again from Washington, D.C! We hope you find this quick update helpful, and we always welcome feedback at wheatworld (at) wheatworld.org. Please also join us online at www.facebook.com/wheatworld and www.twitter.com/wheatworld.

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NAWG Newsletter – Quick Edition: Week of April 18, 2013

April 18, 2013

There’s been much disconcerting news in our nation this week and several rough storms in wheat country. We hope this update finds our readers safe and as optimistic as possible for the crop season and our mutual futures. As always, please join us online at www.facebook.com/wheatworld and www.twitter.com/wheatworld. House Ag Committee Farm Bill Mark-Up Set […]

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NAWG Newsletter – Quick Edition: Week of April 11, 2013

April 11, 2013

The NAWG offices have been hopping this week with farmers in town for business meetings and the industry’s annual wheat research fly-in. We hope you find this update useful, and we’re always available online at www.facebook.com/wheatworld and www.twitter.com/wheatworld.

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Wheat Presses Need for Consistent Research Funding

April 10, 2013

As policymakers struggle to set federal funding priorities for the coming years and craft a new, five-year farm bill, wheat researchers, farmers, millers and bakers are on Capitol Hill together, pressing the importance of long-term and stable agriculture research funding.

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NAWG Newsletter – Quick Edition: Week of April 4, 2013

April 4, 2013

NAWG staff and grower-leaders spent the last week of Congress’ spring recess preparing for upcoming meetings and – with any luck – movement on important policy issues in the new work period. Here’s a quick update, and we’re always available online at www.facebook.com/wheatworld and www.twitter.com/wheatworld

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