Citrus Tarping Enforcement Begins April 3

Taylor Hillman Citrus, Pest Update 29 Comments

The California Department of Food and Agriculture announced that the delayed citrus tarping regulation that was slated to take effect in early March will now begin in April. The bulk citrus safeguarding requires shipments to be fully covered. CDFA said there are several ways for the industry to be compliant with the new regulation and enforcement will begin Monday, April …

AFBF Pres. Zippy Duvall

Farm Bureau President to Congress: Slash Regulations, Reform Immigration/Ag Labor

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American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall and thousands of Farm Bureau members today asked Congress to pass sweeping reform of regulations that burden the lives of farmers and ranchers. Their request followed by days the introduction of major legislation to reassert congressional authority over agencies that increasingly ignore the law and basic constitutional limitations on their power. “The election …