Other Policy Correspondence

This list contains letters, statements and testimony submitted by NAWG that aren’t appropriately categorized in the established Issues categories. It will be updated with any new communication on a weekly basis. All documents are in PDF format.

Tax Reform Letter to Senate Finance Committee April 15, 2015

NAWG Comments to CFTC on Position Limits

Request to Sec. Vilsack for Honey Bee Nutrition and Forage Summit

Ag Groups Letter to CFTC on Consumer Protection Rule, Sept. 18, 2013

Ag Groups Letter of Support for Krysta Harden Nomination as USDA Deputy Secretary, July 12, 2013

Ag Coalition Letter on Estate Tax in the Lame Duck, Nov. 13, 2012

Grain Industry Comments on NASS Reports Release Times, July 10, 2012

Coalition Letter to Congress on USDA 150th Anniversary, May 14, 2012

Ag Industry Estate Tax Letter to Members of the House, April 12, 2012

Ag Industry Estate Tax Letter to Senators, April 12, 2012

Ag Groups on FCC Withdrawl Proposal for LightSquared, March 14, 2012

Ag Groups Letter to Gensler on Dodd-Frank, Jan. 4, 2012

Letter to House Ag Leaders on MF Global Bankruptcy, Nov. 30, 2011

Letter to Senate Ag Leaders on MF Global Bankruptcy, Nov. 30, 2011

Coalition Letter on Extension of Child Labor Proposal Comments, Oct. 18, 2011

Coalition Letter to FCC on GPS Interference Issues, Oct. 12, 2011

Ag Coalition Letter to Agriculture Leaders on Broadband and GPS, Sept. 26, 2011

NAWG Comments to RMA/FSA on Acreage Reporting, Sept. 15, 2011

Grain Chain Statement on MyPlate Introduction, June 2, 2011

Grain Chain Comments on Nutrition Standards for School Feeding Programs, April 13, 2011

Ag Coalition Letter on Ag Equipment Depreciation Schedule, April 6, 2011

NAWG Letter to FCC on Satellite Waiver Interference with GPS Systems, April 1, 2011

Coalition Letter on Census Flour Production Report, April 1, 2011

Coalition Letter on Web Distributed Labeling, March 25, 2011

Coalition Letter Reiterating Support for 1099 Rule Repeal, March 2, 2011

Coalition Letter to CFTC on Swaps Dealer Definition, Feb. 22, 2011

Coalition Letter to Stabenow on 1099 Amendment, Feb. 2, 2011

Coalition Letter on 1099 Repeal (Sent to Baucus, Johanns and Lungren), Jan. 31, 2011

Coalition Comments on 2010 Dietary Guidelines, Jan. 31, 2011

Coalition Letter to Corps of Engineers on Mississippi Dredging, Dec. 12, 2010

Coalition Letter on FSA Guaranteed Farm Loan Program Extension, Nov. 18, 2010

Coalition Letter to Members of Congress on Needed Estate Tax Reform, Nov. 9, 2010

Coalition Comments to CFTC on Ag Swaps Regulation, Oct. 28, 2010

Coalition Letter to CFTC on Farm Credit Exemption from Swaps Clearing Guidelines, Oct. 4, 2010

Coalition Letter on Need for 1099 Repeal, Sept. 9, 2010

Coalition Letter on Farmer Mac to Senators, May 11, 2010

Coalition Letter Supporting Chambliss Amendment to Regulatory Reform Bill, May 19, 2010

Coalition Comments to Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee, April 29, 2010

Coalition Letter Supporting FSA Loan Guarantee Limit Extension, April 19, 2010

Coalition Letter Urging Estate Tax Reform, April 10, 2010

Grain Group Comments to Child Obesity Task Force, March 26, 2010

Coalition Letter Supporting Agricultural and Food Policy Center Funding, Feb. 1, 2010

Grain Coalition Comments on Grain Research Questions, Dec. 22, 2009

Coalition Letter to House Leaders on the Estate Tax and Agriculture, Nov. 30, 2009

Coalition Letter to the CME Group on Variable Storage Rates for the CBOT Wheat Contract, Nov. 19, 2009

Coalition Letter to House Agriculture Committee Members on Farm Credit System Oversight, Nov. 16, 2009

NAWG Letter to House Energy and Commerce Leaders on Health Care, Sept. 2, 2009

Coalition Letter on Modifying Russian Ammonium Nitrate Restrictions, Aug. 28, 2009

Wheat Industry Comments to the 2010 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee, July 28, 2009

NAWG and U.S. Wheat Associates Comments to CFTC on CME Group Proposed Changes, Sept. 29, 2008

Ag Coalition Letter to USDA on Help for Possible Liquidity Crunch, Sept. 9, 2008

Ag Coalition Letter to Grocery Manufacturers Association on Anti-Ethanol Campaign, May 29, 2008

Letter to Grocery Manufacturers Association Members on Anti-Ethanol Campaign, May 23, 2008

Statement for the Record of NAWG and U.S. Wheat Associates on Food Prices, May 16, 2008

NAWG Comments on Futures Markets to the Commodity Markets Council Forum, April 3, 2008