Trade Associations http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/5626/more en For the bees: Bayer, Wildlife Society to plant 25 million wildflowers http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/bees-bayer-wildlife-society-plant-25-million-wildflowers <div class="node-body article-body">The Bayer Bee Care program and the Wildlife Society are working together toward the goal of planting 25 million pollinator-attractant wildflower seeds by the fall with the aim of increasing nutrition options for honeybees.</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/bees-bayer-wildlife-society-plant-25-million-wildflowers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/bees-bayer-wildlife-society-plant-25-million-wildflowers#comments Cotton Orchard Crops Vegetables Management Trade Associations Sun, 26 Jun 2016 13:54:00 +0000 120711 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>The planting will occur later in the fall, just in time for the pollinator buffet to bloom and establish spring 2017 forage.&nbsp;</p> Auburn University signs pact with Cuba http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/auburn-university-signs-pact-cuba <div class="field-byline"> Auburn University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Less than six months after the U.S. announced plans to restore diplomatic and economic ties with Cuba, the Auburn University College of Agriculture has entered a historic partnership with the Agrarian University of Havana and the Cuban National Center for Animal and Plant Health </div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/auburn-university-signs-pact-cuba" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/auburn-university-signs-pact-cuba#comments Legislative Outlook Management Agenda Government Trade Associations Fri, 05 Jun 2015 14:40:00 +0000 114241 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Participating in the May 21 signing of the international academic interchange agreement between the Auburn University College of Agriculture and two Cuban institutions are, seated, from left, Henry Fadamiro, assistant dean and Office of Global Programs director, Auburn College of Agriculture; Mar&iacute;a Irene Balb&iacute;n Arias. chancellor, Agrarian University of Havana; and Ondina Leon D&iacute;az, general director, Cuban National Center for Animal and Plant Health.</p> US, Japan fail to bridge gap on ag market access, tariffs http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/us-japan-fail-bridge-gap-ag-market-access-tariffs <div class="field-byline"> U.S. Grains Council </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Trans Pacific Partnership aims for higher level of trade liberalization than the Japan-Australia agreement and wants Japan to make greater efforts to eliminate tariffs on their sensitive agricultural products.</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/us-japan-fail-bridge-gap-ag-market-access-tariffs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/us-japan-fail-bridge-gap-ag-market-access-tariffs#comments Legislative Outlook Corn Trade Associations Wheat Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:29:00 +0000 105021 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Farm groups address expiration of 2008 farm bill http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/farm-groups-address-expiration-2008-farm-bill <div class="field-byline"> From the National Corn Growers Association </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The National Corn Growers Association has joined with other agricultural organizations on the following joint statement on the expiration yesterday of the 2008 farm bill.</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/farm-groups-address-expiration-2008-farm-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/farm-groups-address-expiration-2008-farm-bill#comments Legislative Farm Bill 2012 American Farm Bureau Federation American Soybean Association National Association of Wheat Growers National Corn Growers Association Trade Associations Mon, 01 Oct 2012 19:11:00 +0000 70461 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Rising Asian middle-class likely to change U.S. agriculture http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/rising-asian-middle-class-likely-change-us-agriculture <div class="field-byline"> From the U.S. Grains Council </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The sophisticated food demands of newly affluent consumers in China and other developing nations are likely to cause major change in U.S. farming and food production, Asian food policy and world trade, according to Food 2040, a new study of emerging food trends in Asia by the U.S. Grains Council (USGC).

</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/rising-asian-middle-class-likely-change-us-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/rising-asian-middle-class-likely-change-us-agriculture#comments Outlook Import and Export Marketing and Promotion Trade Associations Fri, 24 Feb 2012 18:17:00 +0000 59491 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Website now offers more information to wheat growers http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/website-now-offers-more-information-wheat-growers <div class="field-byline"> From the U.S. Wheat Associates </div> <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) has added a new section to its website, <a href="http://www.uswheat.org" title="www.uswheat.org">www.uswheat.org</a>, to include reports on wheat export market development activities to the wheat producers who fund the organization through 19 state wheat commissions. </div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/website-now-offers-more-information-wheat-growers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/website-now-offers-more-information-wheat-growers#comments Corn Trade Associations Wheat Wheat Tue, 04 Oct 2011 13:16:00 +0000 52181 at http://southeastfarmpress.com White House sees value of ag export programs http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/white-house-sees-value-ag-export-programs <div class="field-byline"> From the U.S. Grains Council </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Amid the serious cuts the White House has proposed for key agricultural programs, there are a few bright spots.

</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/white-house-sees-value-ag-export-programs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/white-house-sees-value-ag-export-programs#comments Legislative Outlook Corn Government Grains Import and Export Trade Associations Fri, 23 Sep 2011 10:56:00 +0000 51601 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Ag coalition calls for continued export program funding http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/ag-coalition-calls-continued-export-program-funding <div class="field-byline"> From U.S. Wheat Associates </div> <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) and the National Association of Wheat Growers joined more than 120 other members of the Coalition to Promote U.S. Agricultural Exports to urge the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies to maintain funding for USDA export programs when it considers the fiscal year 2012 Agriculture Appropriations bill on May 24. 

</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/ag-coalition-calls-continued-export-program-funding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/ag-coalition-calls-continued-export-program-funding#comments Outlook Government Import and Export Trade Associations Fri, 20 May 2011 14:57:00 +0000 44721 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Wheat industry praises U.S., Colombia FTA progress http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/wheat-industry-praises-us-colombia-fta-progress <div class="field-byline"> From the U.S. Wheat Associates </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. wheat industry is very pleased to hear the announcement from President Barack Obama’s Administration that the United States and Colombia have successfully negotiated a way forward on our pending free trade agreement (FTA).</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/wheat-industry-praises-us-colombia-fta-progress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/wheat-industry-praises-us-colombia-fta-progress#comments Outlook Import and Export Trade Associations Wheat Wed, 06 Apr 2011 17:06:00 +0000 41891 at http://southeastfarmpress.com SCPA members seek relief on pesticide rules http://southeastfarmpress.com/scpa-members-seek-relief-pesticide-rules <div class="field-byline"> Forrest Laws, Farm Press Editorial Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Congress should take steps to ensure the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act or FIFRA is given priority</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/scpa-members-seek-relief-pesticide-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/scpa-members-seek-relief-pesticide-rules#comments Trade Associations Fri, 11 Jun 2010 12:10:00 +0000 26921 at http://southeastfarmpress.com