Northern Ag Network
Northern Ag Network
Northern Broadcasting System    Northern News Network    Northern Sports Network
Search This Site...
Search This Site...

WOTUS: Supreme Court Won't Halt Case

4/4/2017 9:13:00 AM

The U.S. Supreme Court will not halt the case regarding the Obama administration’s Waters of the U.S. Rule after the Trump administration requested the proceedings being paused.


>> Read More

Trump Issues Executive Order on WOTUS

2/28/2017 1:03:00 PM

Today President Donald Trump issued an executive action ordering the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Army Corps of Engineers to reconsider their controversial Waters of the United States Rule.

>> Read More

Trump to Order Reversal of Obama Water Regulation Rule

2/27/2017 6:39:00 AM
U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to sign a measure as early as Tuesday aimed at rescinding a major Obama administration water regulation and direct an end to the government's defense of the rule. >> Read More

Trump to Nominate Fierce Critic of EPA to Head the Department

12/7/2016 1:22:00 PM

Oklahoma AG Scott Pruitt, a longtime critic of the Obama administration's environmental regulations, has been chosen by President-elect Donald Trump to head the EPA

>> Read More

Duarte Nursery Stands Up to Federal Regulators

9/22/2016 1:51:00 PM

John Duarte, a fourth-generation California farmer, has taken a stand against the federal government over whether farming is a violation of federal law,

>> Read More

Senate Report Highlights EPA Enforcement of WOTUS Rule

9/20/2016 9:15:00 AM

A Senate committee just released their report highlighting examples of EPA illegally asserting jurisdiction over features traditionally exempt from the Clean Water Act. 

>> Read More

South Dakota Farmer Challenging Wetlands Designation

9/1/2016 8:01:00 AM
The U.S. Supreme Court is being asked to hear a South Dakota farming couple’s lawsuit over the federal government’s “rigged” formula for labeling their property as “wetlands” converted to agricultural uses. >> Read More

Federal Court Rules Plowing Without an Army Corps Permit Violates Clean Water Act

6/15/2016 1:53:00 PM
A federal court ruled that soil can be considered a pollutant, a plow a point source of pollution if a farmer plows in land considered a wetland without a permit.   >> Read More

Oregon Farmer Faces $100M in Fines for Alleged Clean Water Act Violations

6/3/2016 4:56:00 PM

Oregon farming faces some $100 million in fines for alleged Clean Water Act violations, despite following U.S. Army Corps of Engineers guidance in making repairs to a river bank.

>> Read More
RSS

Recent Ag News

Hill & Agency Visits Essential Part of Montana Farm Bureau D.C. Fly-In

7/18/2018 6:06:00 AM
Visiting with elected officials and meeting with agency personnel is a critical part of advocacy. When three Montana Farm Bureau members earned a trip back to the nation’s capital as part of the Advocacy and Action Incentive Program, they had an excellent opportunity not only to tour the Capitol and the White House, but to meet with their state’s Congressmen, visit with the major decision makers at the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), and glean critical information from American Farm Bureau’s public policy team. >> Read More
Article rating: No rating

Montana 4-H Ambassadors Announced

7/17/2018 2:44:00 PM

Recently, at the conclusion of the 2018 Montana 4-H Congress held on the campus of Montana State University a new batch of 4-H Ambassadors was announced. 


>> Read More
Article rating: No rating

MWBC Welcomes Two New Directors

7/17/2018 1:38:00 PM

Great Falls, Mont.— Governor Steve Bullock recently announced the appointment of two new directors to the Montana Wheat and Barley Committee (MWBC). Adam Carney of Scobey, will replace District 1 Director Buzz Mattelin of Culbertson, while Charlie Bumgarner of Belt, will replace District 5 Director Bruce Myllymaki of Stanford. Both Mattelin and Myllymaki are termed out, having served on the committee for 9 years.


>> Read More
Article rating: No rating

Livestock Groups Launch Media Campaign in Support of Barrasso Endangered Species Act Amendments of 2018

7/17/2018 8:55:00 AM
WASHINGTON (July 17, 2018) – The Public Lands Council (PLC) and the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) today launched an online campaign to educate the public on the need for a modernized Endangered Species Act. The campaign, which focuses on the ranching industry, highlights the importance of working landscapes in improving ecological services and achieving species conservation targets. >> Read More
Article rating: No rating

Montana Youth Shine at Little Britches National Finals Rodeo

7/16/2018 2:20:00 PM
More than 1200 Youth competitors from more than 30 states, including 20 contestants from Montana, were at the Lazy E Arena in Guthrie OK to compete for championship honors and nearly $380,000 in awards and scholarships.  >> Read More
Article rating: No rating
RSS

Find Articles by Date

«July 2018»
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
38
15
19202122
23242526272829
303112345