Election results likely narrow farm bill path

Agri-Pulse Michael Torrey, founder and principal of the Torrey Advisory Group, noted in recent farm bills Republicans have forged ahead on splitting the nutrition title out of the farm bill and allowed Republican-only votes for approval. Speaking during a post-election Agri-Pulse webinar, Torrey thinks the GOP House leadership will likely try to pass a farm bill with […]

2022 Midterm Elections Impact on Ag Policy

Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network Michael Torrey shares his take on the upcoming midterm elections. “The Senate is split equally between Republicans and Democrats at 50-50 and a House of Representatives where Democrats hold a four-vote majority. So, what’s going to be decided in this next election is who is going to be chairing those committees, […]

Naessens Joins Ag Lobbying Firm

Red River Farm Network The Red River Farm Network reports Minnesota native Katie Naessens has been hired as a vice president with Michael Torrey & Associates. Most recently, Naessens has been part of Senate Agriculture Committee Chair Debbie Stabenow’s senior professional staff. Previously, worked at USDA during the Obama Administration. READ: Naessens Joins Ag Lobbying […]

This Week in Agribusiness, June 18, 2022

Farm Progress Daily Cassandra Kuball joined This Week in Agribusiness (June 18, 2022) to share insights from the Ocean Shipping Reform Act that was recently signed by President Biden. READ: This Week in Agribusiness, June 18, 2022