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U.S. Wheat Industry Hails U.S.-Colombia FTA Implementation

In a huge victory for U.S. wheat farmers, the United States and Colombia officially implemented on Tuesday a free trade agreement (FTA) first signed in 2006. The pact immediately eliminates all tariffs on U.S. wheat imports to Colombia and ends a significant tariff disadvantage U.S. farmers have faced compared to Canadian and Argentine wheat imports […]

Featured Member Benefit

The OWGL has partnered with Mutual of Omaha to provide a disability insurance offering for it’s Members! For Individuals: Receive a 15% discount as a OWGL Member Business Owners: Receive 15% discount and may also qualify for an additional 10% in benefit level at no additional cost as OWGL Member! (upgrade requires 20% ownership and […]

No Rule Requiring Commercial License of Farmers

Aug. 8, 2011 BrownfieldAgNews reports: Not sure where it started, but John Porcari, Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Transportation wants to be clear, anything you’ve heard or read about a commercial driver’s license going to be required for farm equipment is not true.  “Let me say this as bluntly as I can to the agricultural community, there […]