SWCA Joins Industry Call for Tax Provisions

The Southwest Council recently joined over 40 national and regional agricultural organizations on a letter to House and Senate leaders calling for a renewal of the expired tax code as it relates to Section 179 small business expensing and bonus depreciation. These provisions provided producers with an essential tool needed…

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SWCA Annual Meeting Agenda Announced

The Southwest Council of Agribusiness will host their annual meeting on Monday, September 15, at the Bayer Museum of Agriculture in Lubbock. The event begins at 8:30 a.m. with a welcome by former Congressman Larry Combest, followed by a “Unifying Message” promoting agricultural research by Dr. Michael Galyean, Dean of the…

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Southwest Agricultural Issues Summit 2013

The Southwest Agricultural Summit was a complete success! With over 200 attendees from students, to press, to agricultural leaders from all backgrounds, it was a great opportunity to learn about a variety of issues facing the industry of agriculture. International trade and international policy was a focal point due to…

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Farm Policy Facts’ “Our View: Time to Tune Out EWG”

Written and Published by Farm Policy Facts Farm Policy Facts is a project funded by Southwest Council of Agribusiness and other industry leaders. You can find more articles and information about Farm Policy Facts on its website (www.farmpolicyfacts.org), Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/FarmPolicyFacts), and Twitter page (https://twitter.com/FPFNews). We didn’t think it could get…

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