Archive for November, 2011

Forum on Agriculture and Adaptation

On Friday, November 18, Bruce facilitated and particpated in the “Forum on Agriculture and Adaptation: Farm Production, Risk Management, Food Security and Changes in Weather and Climate” sponsored by the Bipartisan Policy Center, the US Department of Agriculture, and the Farm Journal Foundation/Feeding the World. The event brought scientific experts, agricultural researchers, food security experts, […]

Catching Up and Keeping Up

Bruce’s November Agri-Pulse opinion piece is now online. Read this post as Bruce continues his theme of how government can embrace new technology and makes suggestions for the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) to move forward more quickly in evaluating and approving new biotechnology crop varieties.

Conservation Options for Future Farm Policy

Bruce served as a panelist at the November Farm Foundation® Forum focused on conservation options for future farm policy. Bruce shared his 10-10-10 plan as well as several other ideas for moving conservation forward. Listen to audio of the forum with comments by Bruce and the other panelists.