By the Office of U.S. Congressman Tracey Mann WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, U.S. Representative Tracey Mann (KS-01) announced the opening of military service academy nominations through his Congressional office. Rep. Mann invites students from the Big First District who wish to pursue military... Read More.
U.S. Congressman Zach Nunn says he’s optimistic lawmakers will finalize the 2023 Farm Bill before the end of the year. “I have asked GT Thompson, the Chairman himself, if we can get this done by September,” Nunn said. “He believes very confidently we have... Read More.
AUDIO: Congressman Zach Nunn – Revitalizing Rural Communities Act A new bill in the House would increase investments in agricultural communities. U.S. Congressman Zach Nunn says he’s co-authoring the Revitalizing Rural Communities Act. “For a smaller community, rural infrastructure doesn’t happen very often,” he said. “But... Read More.
Minnesota Congresswoman Angie Craig has been recognized by the National Corn Growers Association for her work advancing corn grower priorities in the 2023 Farm Bill. NCGA says Craig is the recipient of its 2023 President’s Award, annually given to a leader who has worked... Read More.
U.S. Congressman Dusty Johnson says producers depend on a steady farm safety net and the next farm bill needs to improve those protections. “Clearly, the goals for the farm bill need to be protecting things like crop insurance,” he said. “We need to make... Read More.
A member of the House Ag Committee says he’s excited about progress on the farm bill. Iowa Republican Randy Feenstra tells Brownfield meetings are ongoing. “A week ago Friday we had a deadline to get all the items in that we wanted in the farm... Read More.
A member of Congress is condemning Brazil for what she calls discriminatory import tariffs on U.S. ethanol. Minnesota Republican Michelle Fischbach says a tariff rate of 16 percent was re-imposed in February. “And in addition to that this is a little bit twofold because they... Read More.