NADeFA News

07-01-2008
For the sixth consecutive year, the Massachusetts deer herd has been given a clean bill of health with no evidence of chronic wasting disease after testing in a nationwide monitoring program. A federally certified veterinary diagnostic laboratory has indicated that all the brain, lymph node, and tonsil samples taken from members of the deer family during last fall’s hunting season tested...
06-18-2008
Congress Overrides Presidential Farm Bill Veto, 14 of 15 Farm Bill Titles Enacted Into Law WASHINGTON – House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson of Minnesota and Ranking Member Bob Goodlatte of Virginia issued the following statement today: “Following veto override votes of 316-108 in the House and 82-13 in the Senate, the Food, Conservation and Energy Act of 2008 has been enacted...