Archive for August, 2011

Rural Energy and the Farm Bill

On July 19, 2011, the Environmental Law and Policy Center (ELPC) and Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) held a briefing on the energy title of the Farm Bill, with a special focus on the Rural Energy for America Program. Bruce was one of four speakers at two separate briefings to over 150 Senate and […]

Strengthening Crop Insurance through Conservation

In July’s Agri-Pulse opinion piece, Bruce talked about strengthening conservation through consolidation. This month, he suggests that crop insurance can be strengthened through conservation. Read his post regarding his thoughts for how crop insurance programs and conservation efforts can be tied together for a win-win all-around.