Liz Brown born in Waterloo, raised in Sumner, grew up in Nashua and lives in Oelwein - Always on the move, but keeping her heart and feet planted in Iowa. Liz is the proud mother of 2 boys and a girl.....and blessed with a grandson too. When not at work Liz enjoys seeking new adventures, finding new places to eat or shop, cooking & baking, wine tastings and spending time with family & friends. Many have told Liz that she has a smile and laugh all her own.
Conaway Hopeful House Will Consider Farm Bill in May
House Agriculture Chairman Mike Conaway is hopeful the U.S. House will consider the 2018 farm bill next month
Farm and Ranch Stress Assistance Network Bill Introduced
Legislation will provide farmers with critical support and resources to respond to the difficult economic times.
Scientist Say U.S. Climate Boundary Shifting East
Scientist say global warming has pushed the boundary east, and could have significant implications on farming in the region.
Trump Announces E15 Waiver Support to Farm State Lawmakers
President Trump announced his support for E15 sales year-round without a cap on RIN prices
Conaway Releases ‘Chairman’s Mark’ Farm Bill Draft
“Except for the SNAP portion, this a bipartisan bill.”
Proposed Tariff’s Realigning Soybean Trade
Trade may shift, but global demand should not decrease overall, because the U.S. and South America are the only major soybean growing areas.
Senators Urge White House to Suspend RFS Waivers
waivers have been reportedly issued to some of the nations largest, essentially letting them ‘off the hook’ for their biofuel blending responsibility.
Farm Groups Want Farm Bill to Address Farmer Suicides
farm groups are asking lawmakers to make mental health treatment more accessible to farmers
Perdue Says Trade War May Affect the New Farm Bill
Politico says Congress may need to factor in possible trade disruptions while working on the new Farm Bill
White House Trade Chief Says U.S./China to Hold Trade Talks
Top government officials are expected to hold talks before American tariffs on Chinese imports will take effect.