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Michael Bennet's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Office: U.S. Senate (CO) - Jr, Democratic
Date Title
Issue Position: Colorado Agriculture and Rural Communities
Oct. 7, 2014 Bennet: Expanded Access to Farm Loans Benefits Colorado's Beginning, Family Farmers
Sept. 19, 2014 Bennet Welcomes FDA Revision of Spent Grains and Food Safety Regulations
Sept. 12, 2014 National Farmers Union Honors Bennet with Golden Triangle Award
July 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, John McHugh, Secretary of the Army, and Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Clarity Over the Clean Water Act
July 2, 2014 Ten Southwest and San Luis Valley Counties Receive Drought Disaster Designations from USDA
April 25, 2014 Rural Development Grants Key Part of 2014 Farm Bill
April 24, 2014 Bennet Welcomes FDA's Clarification of Spent Grains Rule
April 16, 2014 From Family Farm to Pint Glass: Rural Development Funds Supporting Small Business Growing Barley for Brewers
April 9, 2014 Bennet Reminds Coloradans that Livestock Disaster Assistance Sign-Up Starts Next Week
April 9, 2014 Designations Make Farmers, Ranchers Eligible for Assistance
March 21, 2014 Bennet Applauds Mexico's Decision to Open Markets to Colorado Potatoes
March 20, 2014 Latest in Series of Statewide Meetings to Share Information on Bill
March 11, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - Dairy Products in the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
Feb. 21, 2014 Bennet Visits Greeley to Celebrate Farm Bill Passage
Feb. 20, 2014 Bennet Visits Delta to Celebrate Farm Bill Passage
Feb. 14, 2014 USDA Announces Livestock Disaster Signup Begins in April
Feb. 7, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Provide Relief During Propane Shortage
Feb. 5, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary, US Department of Agriculture - Calls On Obama Administration To Implement Livestock Disaster Programs Immediately
Feb. 4, 2014 Five-Year Farm Bill Passes Senate, Heads to President's Desk
Jan. 29, 2014 Bennet's Forest Health Measures Included in Farm Bill, House Passes Conference Report
Jan. 27, 2014 Farm Bill Nears Finish Line, Bennet Signs Conference Report
Dec. 23, 2013 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of Labor - Stop OSHA's Illegal Regulatory Actions
Nov. 18, 2013 Letter to Robert Bonnie, Undersecretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Maintain Funding for Snow Data, Water Supply Monitoring Program
Nov. 6, 2013 Beetle-Kill Trees to Dollar Bills: Bennet Welcomes USDA Research Grant
Oct. 30, 2013 Bennet Opens Farm Bill Conference with Call for Principled, Practical Compromise to Provide Certainty for Colorado Producers
Oct. 15, 2013 Bennet Statement on Farm Bill Conference
Sept. 30, 2013 Letter to Sec. Tom Vilsack, United States Dept. of Agriculture - Expedite Flood Assistance
Sept. 24, 2013 Bennet Announces $684,000 in USDA Grants for Colorado
Aug. 28, 2013 Seven Colorado Counties Designated as Drought Disaster Areas; Eligible for Emergency Support
Aug. 28, 2013 Bennet Meets with Farmers, Discusses Need to Fix Our Immigration System
Aug. 28, 2013 Bennet Listens to Local Producers about Farm Bill
Aug. 27, 2013 Bennet Talks Agriculture Exports at Beyond Colorado Roundtable
Aug. 27, 2013 Bennet Tours Farms in Southeastern Colorado Suffering from Drought
Aug. 26, 2013 Bennet Spotlights Benefits of USDA Rural Development Resources
Aug. 26, 2013 New Strain of Wheat Developed at CSU Using Research Funding From Farm Bill
Aug. 26, 2013 Bennet Visits Cooksey Farms to Highlight Need to Pass Farm Bill
Aug. 23, 2013 Bennet Calls on Washington to Take Actions to Combat Persistent Wildfire Risks
July 18, 2013 Bennet Applauds USDA Lamb Products Purchase
July 11, 2013 Bennet: House Farm Bill Falls Short for Colorado
June 20, 2013 Letter to Jacob J. Lew, Secretary of Department of the Treasury - Smithfield Purchase
June 20, 2013 Bennet Calls on House to Find Path Forward on Farm Bill
June 20, 2013 Letter to Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew - Group of Senators Urge Appropriate Oversight of Proposed Smithfield Purchase
June 20, 2013 The Hill - Bennet Urges House to Vote on Senate Farm Bill
June 18, 2013 Bennet Calls on House to Pass Farm Bill
June 12, 2013 Bennet Forest Health Bills Pass Senate as Part of Farm Bill
June 10, 2013 Senate Passes Farm Bill that Reduces Debt, Supports Colorado
May 23, 2013 Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2013 - Continued
May 14, 2013 Bennet Secures Key Provisions in Farm Bill, Helps Advance Bill to Senate Floor
May 9, 2013 Senate Agriculture Committee Unveils Updated Farm Bill
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