SWCA Completes Successful Washington Fly-In

The Southwest Council of Agribusiness was well-represented in Washington, D.C. Over two-and-a-half days the participants had meetings with 70 offices, including the Senators and Representatives from the 5 state area, as well as other key leaders in Congress and the Administration. The impact of these visits is already paying dividends…

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SWCA Welcomes Linsey Ogden

Linsey Ogden is a graduate student, at Texas Tech University, pursuing a Master of Business Administration. She was raised on a farm and ranch in Loving, New Mexico where her upbringing revolved around the production of cattle, cotton, alfalfa and sorghum. Linsey graduated from the Texas Tech College of Agricultural…

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SWCA Engages on Budget Scare- Thanks Chairman Mike Conaway

The agriculture community was shocked when the negotiated budget package, released Monday evening, contained a destructive offset against federal crop insurance. Many went into action to stop the provision. Former Chairman Larry Combest authored an op-ed (http://thehill.com/blogs/pundits-blog/economy-budget/258298-how-the-budget-deal-harms-farmers-cost-jobs-and-kills-crop) warning against the consequences of the bill. Thankfully, Chairman Conaway, along with other…

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