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This profile was last updated on 12/5/14  and contains information from public web pages.
 
Background

Employment History

  • Congressman

Board Memberships and Affiliations

  • Committee Chairman
    House Ag
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Web References
House Ag Committee Chairman Frank Lucas, ...
www.agri-pulse.com, 5 Dec 2014 [cached]
House Ag Committee Chairman Frank Lucas, who worked with both Ranking Member Colin Peterson and the House Republican Caucus in a tireless effort to find the middle ground necessary for passage, finally had enough last Monday.
As USDA continues to set up ...
dairybusiness.com, 15 July 2014 [cached]
As USDA continues to set up the new Margin Protection Program (MPP) for dairy producers, Minnesota Congressman Colin Peterson told members of the House Ag Committee recently that he's worried that many producers are in the dark about the program and participation might be low. "Talking to dairy farmers in my area, especially the smaller ones, they have no idea that this margin insurance exists," he said. USDA's initial plan was to wait to notify producers until after all the details of the MPP were worked out and the educational tools distributed. Still, Peterson says producers should at least receive a letter saying there is a margin insurance program coming. "We'll be finalizing the base issues and so forth later on, but just so they understand that this is coming," he said. Undersecretary Michael Scuse says he is looking into whether they can get notification to dairy producers sooner rather than later.
The Conference has made some progress, ...
vabf.org, 8 Dec 2013 [cached]
The Conference has made some progress, and the "gang of four" - Senate Ag Chair Debbie Stabenow, Senate Ag Ranking Member Thad Cochran, House Ag Chair Frank Lucas, and House Ag Ranking Member Colin Peterson - are hammering out a framework for a final bill.
House Ag Committee Chairman Colin ...
www.therochesterdemocrat.com [cached]
House Ag Committee Chairman Colin Peterson also addressed the gathering.Peterson says that among the topics discussed were carbon, cellulosic ethanol, wetlands and climate change.For more information on the DNR checkout: http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/index.html
July 14, 2014 -- As USDA ...
dairybusiness.com, 14 July 2014 [cached]
July 14, 2014 -- As USDA continues to set up the new Margin Protection Program (MPP) for dairy producers, Minnesota Congressman Colin Peterson told members of the House Ag Committee recently that he's worried that many producers are in the dark about the program and participation might be low.
"Talking to dairy farmers in my area, especially the smaller one, they have no idea that this margin insurance exists," he said.
USDA's initial plan was to wait to notify producers until after all the details of the MPP were worked out and the educational tools distributed. Still, Peterson says producers should at least receive a letter saying there is a margin insurance program coming.
"We'll be finalizing the base issues and so forth later on, but just so they understand that this is coming," he said. Undersecretary Michael Scuse says he is looking into whether they can get notification to dairy producers sooner rather than later.
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