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Environmentalists ask Sen. Nelson to support sugar policy reform

Ninety members of Congress, from both major parties, have joined forces to fix what they see as overly generous support granted to sugar farmers via the federal Farm Bill. [...]

April 5, 2018 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

News: “Open Fields” provisions in the Farm Bill is a good thing

Anglers all around the country have advocated for “Open Fields” provisions in the Farm Bill that incentivize private landowner participation in public access programs. [...]

May 18, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: Don’t like part of the law? Get a lobbyist

The 2014 Farm Bill failed to reform Environmental Quality Incentives Program's (EQIP) funding of these operations [...]

April 14, 2014 Conservation, RECENT

News: Farm Bill passes House – sportsmen rejoice

The just passed Farm Bill streamlines and consolidates programs to create one with mandatory fund­ing to protect wetlands... [...]

January 30, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide

News: House kills Farm Bill and sportsmen’s hopes

The GOP lead House stunned sportsmen’s conservation groups last week when killed its version of the Farm Bill [...]

June 28, 2013 Conservation, News, RECENT, Spot