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NAWG Weekly Updates, March 08, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: NAWG and the National Wheat Foundation Named New Board Officers at the 2019 Commodity Classic The National Association of Wheat Growers and the National Wheat Foundation wrapped up the 2019 Commodity Classic with a new slate of officers. NAWG President and Southwest Oklahoma farmer Jimmie Musick has passed the gavel down to Vice…

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NAWG Weekly Updates

The 2019 NAWG/USW Winter Conference is scheduled for February 12-15, 2019 at the Grand Hyatt Washington in downtown Washington, D.C. As a result, NAWG will not be sending out its weekly updates. The agenda for the conference can be found  here. NAWG Participants in BNSF Annual Meeting On February 6, 2018, NAWG VP of Policy…

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NAWG Weekly Updates

PRESS RELEASE: NAWG and U.S. Wheat Associates Welcome Official Signing of USMCA, Encourage Repeat with Japan On November 30, 2018, leaders of the United States, Canada, and Mexico officially signed the revised North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) now known as the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). The National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG) and U.S.…

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NAWG Weekly Updates, July 19, 2018

NAWG Board Member Testifies House Hearing on Tariffs and Ag On Wednesday, July 18th, NAWG Board of Director Michelle Erikson-Jones testified on behalf of Farmers for Free Trade and NAWG before the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade. The hearing focused on the effects of tariffs on U.S. agriculture and rural communities. In her…

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NAWG Weekly Updates, June 28, 2018

Farm Bill Update: Please note that the Senate is still working on consideration of the Farm Bill and that we are expecting a final vote tonight! Due to the holiday, there will be no weekly updates distributed next week. Have a very Happy Fourth of July! NAWG Participates in Field to Market Meeting This week,…

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NAWG Weekly Updates, April 12, 2018

NAWG PRESS RELEASE: NAWG Responds to the House Committee on Agriculture’s Release of its 2018 Farm Bill Text On April 12, 2019, the House Committee on Agriculture released its language for its version of the 2018 Farm Bill. Read NAWG President Jimmie Musick’s statement in response. NAWG is currently reviewing the text and will continue to work with Members…

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