Archive for June, 2012

2012 Farm Bill: Continuing Conservation Compliance

Read Bruce’s latest Agri-Pulse opinion piece about the necessity of tying conservation compliance to crop insurance.

ReGaining Ground

Strategic Conservation Solutions was engaged by the National Grain and Feed Foundation to analyze the Conservation Reserve Program in relation to land utilization and opportunities for bringing land into production while maintaining and protecting environmentally senstive lands. The National Grain and Feed Association announced the study, “ReGaining Ground: A Conservation Reserve Program Right-Sized for the […]

Lots to Lose: How America’s Health and Obesity Crisis Threatens our Economic Future

The Bipartisan Policy Center released “Lots to Lose: How America’s Health and Obesity Crisis Threatens our Economic Future,” a comprehensive report developed as part of its Nutrition and Physical Activity Initiative to address the alarming rates of obesity and chronic disease in our country. A bipartisan group of former Agriculture and Health and Human Service […]