Tag: Agriculture Secretary

Agriculture Secretary says lack of ethanol exports more damaging to industry than SREs

Agriculture Secretary says lack of ethanol exports more damaging to industry than SREs

November 18, 2019 |

In Washington, AgWired reports that the Agriculture Secretary told the National Association of Farm Broadcasting annual convention last week that he has the facts to prove that the ethanol industry is suffering more from a lack of exports than from demand destruction resulting from the Environmental Protection Agency’s approval of 31 small refinery hardship waivers […]

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USDA report highlights Rural Development achievements in 2012

USDA report highlights Rural Development achievements in 2012

January 10, 2013 |

In Washington, US Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today issued a report highlighting USDA Rural Development’s fiscal year (FY) 2012 investments in job creation, businesses, infrastructure and housing for Americans living in rural communities across the nation. With an active portfolio of more than $176 billion in loans and loan guarantees, Rural Development has provided affordable housing, […]

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