The longest government shutdown in U.S. history may be over, but the ripple effects continue. U.S. Canola Association (USCA) Assistant Director Dale Thorenson outlines how the shutdown impacted both the agricultural sector and Capitol Hill at large. Read his post "Shut Down Government Foolishness" on the USCA blog.
Still confused on the ins and outs of the 2018 Farm Bill? The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) held a listening session on the implementation of the bill this month, which is available to watch on YouTube. The USDA also accepted comments on the bill throughout February.