Livestock (Animals related)

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Trade Adjustment Assistance Reauthorization Act of 2015 H.R. 1314 (114th) MeehanSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a right to an administrative appeal relating to adverse determinations of tax-exempt status of certain organizations. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a right to an administrative appeal relating to adverse determinations of tax-exempt status of certain organizations. (by CRS) Hide
Regulatory Integrity Protection Act of 2015 H.R. 1732 (114th) ShusterSupportNo
To preserve existing rights and responsibilities with respect to waters of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Military Construction Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016 H.R. 1735 (114th) ThornberrySupportNo
An act to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2016 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to… More
An act to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2016 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 H.R. 1890 (114th) RyanSplitNo
To establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes.… More
To establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 H.R. 2146 (114th) ReichertSupportYes
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow Federal law enforcement officers, firefighters, and air traffic controllers to make penalty-free withdrawals from governmental plans after age 50,… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow Federal law enforcement officers, firefighters, and air traffic controllers to make penalty-free withdrawals from governmental plans after age 50, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Sage-Grouse Protection and Conservation Act S. 1036 (114th) GardnerSupportNo
A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to provide certain Western States assistance in the development of statewide conservation and management plans for the… More
A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to provide certain Western States assistance in the development of statewide conservation and management plans for the protection and recovery of sage-grouse species, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 S. 995 (114th) HatchSupportNo
A bill to establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2013 H.R. 1150 (113th) SlaughterSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antimicrobials used in the treatment of human and animal diseases. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antimicrobials used in the treatment of human and animal diseases. (by CRS) Hide
Animal Generic Drug User Fee Amendments of 2013 H.R. 1407 (113th) ShimkusSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to reauthorize user fee programs relating to new animal drugs. (by CRS)
O&C Trust, Conservation, and Jobs Act H.R. 1526 (113th) HastingsSupportNo
To restore employment and educational opportunities in, and improve the economic stability of, counties containing National Forest System land, while also reducing Forest Service management costs, by… More
To restore employment and educational opportunities in, and improve the economic stability of, counties containing National Forest System land, while also reducing Forest Service management costs, by ensuring that such counties have a dependable source of revenue from National Forest System land, to provide a temporary extension of the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act of 2000, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act of 2014 H.R. 1528 (113th) SchraderSupportYes
To amend the Controlled Substances Act to allow a veterinarian to transport and dispense controlled substances in the usual course of veterinary practice outside of the registered location. (by… More
To amend the Controlled Substances Act to allow a veterinarian to transport and dispense controlled substances in the usual course of veterinary practice outside of the registered location. (by CRS) Hide
Egg Products Inspection Act Amendments of 2013 H.R. 1731 (113th) SchraderOpposeNo
To provide for a uniform national standard for the housing and treatment of egg-laying hens, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2013 H.R. 1947 (113th) LucasSupportNo
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2013 H.R. 2642 (113th) LucasSupportYes
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities Act of 2014 H.R. 3830 (113th) CampSupportNo
To establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes.… More
To establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Endangered Species Transparency and Reasonableness Act H.R. 4315 (113th) HastingsSupportNo
To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to require publication on the Internet of the basis for determinations that species are endangered species or threatened species, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to require publication on the Internet of the basis for determinations that species are endangered species or threatened species, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Sage Grouse Protection and Conservation Act H.R. 4716 (113th) GardnerSupportNo
To require the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to provide certain Western States assistance in the development of statewide conservation and management plans for the… More
To require the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to provide certain Western States assistance in the development of statewide conservation and management plans for the protection and recovery of sage grouse species, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 H.R. 4800 (113th) AderholtSupportNo
Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. (by… More
Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to Establish a Procedure for Approval of Certain Settlements. S. 19 (113th) CornynSupportNo
A bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to establish a procedure for approval of certain settlements. (by CRS)
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities Act of 2014 S. 1900 (113th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Animal Generic Drug User Fee Amendments of 2013 S. 622 (113th) HarkinSupportYes
An original bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to reauthorize user fee programs relating to new animal drugs and generic new animal drugs. (by More
An original bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to reauthorize user fee programs relating to new animal drugs and generic new animal drugs. (by CRS) Hide
Egg Products Inspection Act Amendments of 2013 S. 820 (113th) FeinsteinOpposeNo
A bill to provide for a uniform national standard for the housing and treatment of egg-laying hens, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to provide for a uniform national standard for the housing and treatment of egg-laying hens, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act of 2013 S. 950 (113th) MoranSupportNo
A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to allow a veterinarian to transport and dispense controlled substances in the usual course of veterinary practice outside of the registered location.… More
A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to allow a veterinarian to transport and dispense controlled substances in the usual course of veterinary practice outside of the registered location. (by CRS) Hide
Border Security Enforcement Act of 2011 H.R. 1507 (112th) FlakeSupportNo
To implement a comprehensive border security plan to combat illegal immigration, drug and alien smuggling, and violent activity in the southwest border of the United States. (by More
To implement a comprehensive border security plan to combat illegal immigration, drug and alien smuggling, and violent activity in the southwest border of the United States. (by CRS) Hide
Wilderness and Roadless Area Release Act of 2011 H.R. 1581 (112th) McCarthySupportNo
To release wilderness study areas administered by the Bureau of Land Management that are not suitable for wilderness designation from continued management as defacto wilderness areas and to release… More
To release wilderness study areas administered by the Bureau of Land Management that are not suitable for wilderness designation from continued management as defacto wilderness areas and to release inventoried roadless areas within the National Forest System that are not recommended for wilderness designation from the land use restrictions of the 2001 Roadless Area Conservation Final Rule and the 2005 State Petitions for Inventoried Roadless Area Management Final Rule, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Sacramento-San Joaquin Valley Water Reliability Act H.R. 1837 (112th) NunesSupportNo
To address certain water-related concerns on the San Joaquin River, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Science Appropriations Act, 2012 H.R. 2112 (112th) KingstonSplitYes
An act making consolidated appropriations for the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Justice, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related programs for the fiscal year ending… More
An act making consolidated appropriations for the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Justice, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Yerington Land Conveyance and Sustainable Development Act H.R. 2578 (112th) DenhamSupportNo
To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act related to a segment of the Lower Merced River in California, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act related to a segment of the Lower Merced River in California, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Egg Products Inspection Act Amendments of 2012 H.R. 3798 (112th) SchraderOpposeNo
To provide for a uniform national standard for the housing and treatment of egg-laying hens, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Livestock Disaster Protection Act H.R. 4948 (112th) NoemSupportNo
To amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to extend certain supplemental agricultural disaster assistance programs through fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to extend certain supplemental agricultural disaster assistance programs through fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to Provide That Act Shall Not Apply to the Gray Wolf (Canis Lupus). H.R. 509 (112th) RehbergSupportNo
To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to provide that Act shall not apply to the gray wolf (canis lupus). (by CRS)
Catastrophic Wildfire Prevention Act of 2012 H.R. 5744 (112th) GosarSupportNo
To address the forest health, public safety, and wildlife habitat threat presented by the risk of wildfire, including catastrophic wildfire, on National Forest System lands and public lands managed… More
To address the forest health, public safety, and wildlife habitat threat presented by the risk of wildfire, including catastrophic wildfire, on National Forest System lands and public lands managed by the Bureau of Land Management by requiring the Secretary of Agriculture and the Secretary of the Interior to expedite forest management projects relating to hazardous fuels reduction, forest health, and economic development, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2012 H.R. 6083 (112th) LucasSupportNo
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Healthy Forest Management Act of 2012 H.R. 6089 (112th) TiptonSupportNo
To address the bark beetle epidemic, drought, deteriorating forest health conditions, and high risk of wildfires on National Forest System land and land under the jurisdiction of the Bureau of Land… More
To address the bark beetle epidemic, drought, deteriorating forest health conditions, and high risk of wildfires on National Forest System land and land under the jurisdiction of the Bureau of Land Management in the United States by expanding authorities established in the Healthy Forest Restoration Act of 2003 to provide emergency measures for high-risk areas identified by such States, to make permanent Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management authority to conduct good-neighbor cooperation with States to reduce wildfire risks, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2011 H.R. 965 (112th) SlaughterSplitNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antibiotics used in the treatment of human and animal diseases. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antibiotics used in the treatment of human and animal diseases. (by CRS) Hide
Wilderness and Roadless Area Release Act of 2011 S. 1087 (112th) BarrassoSupportNo
A bill to release wilderness study areas administered by the Bureau of Land Management that are not suitable for wilderness designation from continued management as de facto wilderness areas and to… More
A bill to release wilderness study areas administered by the Bureau of Land Management that are not suitable for wilderness designation from continued management as de facto wilderness areas and to release inventoried roadless areas within the National Forest System that are not recommended for wilderness designation from the land use restrictions of the 2001 Roadless Area Conservation Final Rule and the 2005 State Petitions for Inventoried Roadless Area Management Final Rule, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Transportation Research and Innovative Technology Act of 2012 S. 1813 (112th) BoxerOpposeNo
A bill to reauthorize Federal-aid highway and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Egg Products Inspection Act Amendments of 2012 S. 3239 (112th) FeinsteinOpposeNo
A bill to provide for a uniform national standard for the housing and treatment of egg-laying hens, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to provide for a uniform national standard for the housing and treatment of egg-laying hens, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2012 S. 3240 (112th) StabenowSupportNo
An original bill to reauthorize agricultural programs through 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Border Security Enforcement Act of 2011 S. 803 (112th) McCainSupportNo
A bill to implement a comprehensive border security plan to combat illegal immigration, drug and alien smuggling, and violent activity in the southwest border of the United States. (by More
A bill to implement a comprehensive border security plan to combat illegal immigration, drug and alien smuggling, and violent activity in the southwest border of the United States. (by CRS) Hide
Federal Land Assistance, Management and Enhancement Act H.R. 1404 (111th) RahallSupportNo
To authorize a supplemental funding source for catastrophic emergency wildland fire suppression activities on Department of the Interior and National Forest System lands, to require the Secretary of… More
To authorize a supplemental funding source for catastrophic emergency wildland fire suppression activities on Department of the Interior and National Forest System lands, to require the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to develop a cohesive wildland fire management strategy, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 H.R. 146 (111th) HoltSplitYes
An act to designate certain land as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System, to authorize certain programs and activities in the Department of the Interior and the Department of… More
An act to designate certain land as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System, to authorize certain programs and activities in the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009 H.R. 2454 (111th) WaxmanOpposeNo
To create clean energy jobs, achieve energy independence, reduce global warming pollution and transition to a clean energy economy. (by More
To create clean energy jobs, achieve energy independence, reduce global warming pollution and transition to a clean energy economy. (by CRS) Hide
Veterinarian Services Investment Act H.R. 3519 (111th) SmithSupportNo
To amend the National Agricultural Research, Extension and Teaching Policy Act of 1977 to establish a grant program to promote efforts to develop, implement, and sustain veterinary services, and for… More
To amend the National Agricultural Research, Extension and Teaching Policy Act of 1977 to establish a grant program to promote efforts to develop, implement, and sustain veterinary services, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Prevention of Equine Cruelty Act of 2009 H.R. 503 (111th) ConyersOpposeNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit certain conduct relating to the use of horses for human consumption. (by CRS)
Chesapeake Clean Water and Ecosystem Restoration Act S. 1816 (111th) CardinOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to improve and reauthorize the Chesapeake Bay Program. (by CRS)
Prevention of Equine Cruelty Act of 2009 S. 727 (111th) LandrieuOpposeNo
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit certain conduct relating to the use of horses for human consumption. (by More
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit certain conduct relating to the use of horses for human consumption. (by CRS) Hide
Agricultural Protection and Prosperity Act of 2007 H.R. 1398 (110th) PetersonSupportNo
To amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act of 1980 to provide that manure shall not be considered to be a hazardous substance, pollutant, or contaminant.… More
To amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act of 1980 to provide that manure shall not be considered to be a hazardous substance, pollutant, or contaminant. (by CRS) Hide
Farm Animal Stewardship Purchasing Act H.R. 1726 (110th) DeFazioOpposeNo
This bill prohibits the federal government from purchasing any product derived from a covered animal unless the animal is raised with adequate shelter, daily access to adequate food and water, and… More
This bill prohibits the federal government from purchasing any product derived from a covered animal unless the animal is raised with adequate shelter, daily access to adequate food and water, and adequate veterinary care. (by CRS) Hide
Competitive and Fair Agricultural Markets Act of 2007 H.R. 2135 (110th) BoswellSplitNo
This bill would enhance fair and open competition in the production and sale of agricultural commodities. (by CRS)
To Amend the Interstate Horseracing Act of 1978 to Require, As a Condition to the Consent for Off-Track Wagering, That Horsemen's Groups and Host Racing Commissions Offer Insurance Coverage for Professional Jockeys and Other Horseracing Personnel, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 2175 (110th) StupakOpposeNo
To amend the Interstate Horseracing Act of 1978 to require, as a condition to the consent for off-track wagering, that horsemen's groups and host racing commissions offer insurance coverage for… More
To amend the Interstate Horseracing Act of 1978 to require, as a condition to the consent for off-track wagering, that horsemen's groups and host racing commissions offer insurance coverage for professional jockeys and other horseracing personnel, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Agricultural Disaster Assistance and Western States Emergency Unfinished Business Appropriations Act, 2007 H.R. 2207 (110th) ObeySupportNo
This bill provides funds for assistance with several key agriculture-industry-related issues including crop and livestock damage due to disaster. (by More
This bill provides funds for assistance with several key agriculture-industry-related issues including crop and livestock damage due to disaster. (by CRS) Hide
Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 H.R. 2419 (110th) PetersonSupportYes
Farm Bill Extension Act of 2007 (by CRS)
Clean Water Restoration Act of 2007 H.R. 2421 (110th) OberstarOpposeNo
This bill amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify the jurisdiction of the United States over waters of the United States. (by More
This bill amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify the jurisdiction of the United States over waters of the United States. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to Implement Mandatory Country of Origin Labeling Requirements for Meat and Produce on September 30, 2007. H.R. 357 (110th) RehbergSupportNo
This bill amends the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to implement mandatory country of origin labeling requirements for meat and produce on September 30, 2007. (by More
This bill amends the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to implement mandatory country of origin labeling requirements for meat and produce on September 30, 2007. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Horse Protection Act to Prohibit the Shipping, Transporting, Moving, Delivering, Receiving, Possessing, Purchasing, Selling, or Donation of Horses and Other Equines to Be Slaughtered for Human Consumption, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 503 (110th) SchakowskyOpposeNo
To amend the Horse Protection Act to prohibit the shipping, transporting, moving, delivering, receiving, possessing, purchasing, selling, or donation of horses and other equines to be slaughtered for… More
To amend the Horse Protection Act to prohibit the shipping, transporting, moving, delivering, receiving, possessing, purchasing, selling, or donation of horses and other equines to be slaughtered for human consumption, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 H.R. 6124 (110th) PetersonSupportYes
To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Animal Drug User Fee Amendments of 2008 H.R. 6432 (110th) PalloneSupportYes
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the animal drug user fee program, to establish a program of fees relating to generic new animal drugs, to make certain technical… More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the animal drug user fee program, to establish a program of fees relating to generic new animal drugs, to make certain technical corrections to the Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Animal Generic Drug User Fee Act of 2008 H.R. 6433 (110th) PalloneSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to establish a program of fees relating to generic new animal drugs. (by CRS)
Prevention of Equine Cruelty Act of 2008 H.R. 6598 (110th) ConyersOpposeNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit certain conduct relating to the use of horses for human consumption. (by CRS)
Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2007 H.R. 962 (110th) SlaughterOpposeNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antibiotics used in the treatment of human and animal diseases. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antibiotics used in the treatment of human and animal diseases. (by CRS) Hide
Captive Supply Reform Act S. 1017 (110th) EnziOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921, to prohibit the use of certain anti-competitive forward contracts. (by CRS)
Owyhee Public Land Management Act of 2008 S. 2833 (110th) CrapoSupportNo
A bill to provide for the management of certain public land in Owyhee County, Idaho, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
A Bill to Amend the Horse Protection Act to Prohibit the Shipping, Transporting, Moving, Delivering, Receiving, Possessing, Purchasing, Selling, or Donation of Horses and Other Equines to Be Slaughtered for Human Consumption, and for Other Purposes. S. 311 (110th) LandrieuOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Horse Protection Act to prohibit the shipping, transporting, moving, delivering, receiving, possessing, purchasing, selling, or donation of horses and other equines to be… More
A bill to amend the Horse Protection Act to prohibit the shipping, transporting, moving, delivering, receiving, possessing, purchasing, selling, or donation of horses and other equines to be slaughtered for human consumption, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Competitive and Fair Agricultural Markets Act of 2007 S. 622 (110th) HarkinOpposeNo
A bill to enhance fair and open competition in the production and sale of agricultural commodities. (by CRS)