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House Agriculture Policy Committee
Sunday, May 20 2018 - Archive Video
Committee resolution advising the Department of Agriculture that a proposed rule should not be adopted as proposed, subject to certain conditions.
Runs 44 minutes.

House Agriculture Policy Committee - part 1
Saturday, May 19 2018 - Archive Video
Consideration of action to delay adoption of the Minnesota Department of Agriculture's proposed Groundwater Protection Rule pursuant to Minnesota Statute section 14.126.
The committee recessed.
Runs 59 minutes.

House Agriculture Policy Committee - part 2
Saturday, May 19 2018 - Archive Video
Further consideration of action to delay adoption of the Minnesota Department of Agriculture's proposed Groundwater Protection Rule pursuant to Minnesota Statute section 14.126.
The committee recessed.
Runs 3 minutes.

House Agriculture Policy Committee - part 3
Saturday, May 19 2018 - Archive Video
Further consideration of action to delay adoption of the Minnesota Department of Agriculture's proposed Groundwater Protection Rule pursuant to Minnesota Statute section 14.126.
Runs 9 minutes.

House Agriculture Policy Committee
Thursday, April 12 2018 - Archive Video
02:19 - Informational hearing on Board of Water and Soil Resources proposed administrative penalty order plan for buffer law implementation.
Runs 2 hours, 1 minute.

House Agriculture Policy Committee
Wednesday, March 28 2018 - Archive Video
00:49 - HF4133 (Anderson, P.) Agricultural provisions technical and policy changes made.
1:05:00 - HF3487 (Anderson, P.) Persons who control or eradicate noxious weeds on a trunk highway right-of-way reimbursement required.
Runs 1 hour, 34 minutes.

House Agriculture Policy Committee
Thursday, March 22 2018 - Archive Video
01:06 - HF3472 (Swedzinski) Saltwater aquatic farm requirements modified.
03:32 - HF3962 (Hamilton) Board of Animal Health data classified.
17:46 - HF3836 (Torkelson) Agricultural best management practice loan conditions modified to include environmental service providers, and drainage law modified to accelerate ditch buffer strip implementation.
52:20 - HF4133 (Anderson, P.) Agricultural provisions technical and policy changes made.
Runs 1 hour, 24 minutes.

House Agriculture Policy Committee
Tuesday, March 20 2018 - Archive Video
HF3523 (Anderson, P.) Minimum biodiesel content level for diesel fuel allowed to be modified during certain times of year.
09:37 - HF3719 (Hamilton) Renewable chemical production incentive program eligibility requirements modified.
18:48 - HF3121 (Newberger) Cottage foods license exemption expanded to include limited liability companies, gross sales limit eliminated, and limited liability companies required to maintain liability insurance.
30:31 - HF3150 (Drazkowski) Mowing highway and road rights-of-way provisions modified.
1:21:48 - HF4008 (Swedzinski) Permits to mow or hay trunk highway rights-of-way moratorium established.
1:33:13 - HF3965 (Backer) Policies that limit mowing or haying of trunk highway right-of-way prohibited unless approved by law.
Runs 1 hour, 43 minutes.

House Agriculture Policy Committee
Thursday, March 15 2018 - Archive Video
00:17 - HF3441 (Backer) Fugitive emissions standard application to commodity facilities clarified.
1:03:58 - Update from the Department of Agriculture on its proposed nitrogen fertilizer rule, followed by public testimony.
The committee recessed.
No video available for the reconvening.
Runs 1 hour, 51 minutes.

House Agriculture Policy Committee
Wednesday, February 28 2018 - Archive Video
00:56 - HF2938 (Backer) Agricultural fertilizer research and education fee, Minnesota Agricultural Fertilizer Research and Education Council, Minnesota agricultural fertilizer research and education program, and agricultural fertilizer research and education account extended by 10 years.
21:01 - HF1831 (Loonan) Minnesota Wine Promotion, Education, and Development Council established; grant program established; and money appropriated.
48:28 - HF2982 (Hamilton) University of Minnesota agricultural research data classified.
1:08:31 - HF2884 (Anderson, P.) Sales of off-sale alcoholic beverages excluded when determining a food handler license fee.
Runs 1 hour, 16 minutes.

House Agriculture Policy Committee
Thursday, March 9 2017 - Archive Video
00:28 - HF1994 (Torkelson) Public waters and drainage ditch requirements modified, and rulemaking for soil loss ordinances clarified.
Runs 1 hour, 28 minutes.
1:04:20 - HF1720 (Backer) Agricultural containment facility exemption modified.
Runs 1 hour, 28 minutes.
The committee recessed.

House Agriculture Policy Committee
Tuesday, March 7 2017 - Archive Video
HF1717 (Anderson, P.) Agriculture provisions policy and technical changes made, dairy law reorganized, and conforming changes made.
Runs 1 hour, 44 minutes.

House Agriculture Policy Committee
Wednesday, March 1 2017 - Archive Video
00:46 - HF1006 (Knoblach) Landowner or occupant who does not need a partition fence cannot be required to share in construction or maintenance costs, and statute that applies this standard only in Saint Louis County repealed.
26:05 - HF1032 (McDonald) Temporary and seasonal agriculture workers exempted from overtime requirements.
1:15:18 - HF1257 (Anderson, P.) Technical assistance and technology grants provided for spark ignition motor fuel wholesalers and retailers, and money appropriated.
1:29:26 - HF1192 (Johnson, C.) Farm safety working group codified, farm safety initiative funding provided, and money appropriated.
Runs 1 hour, 32 minutes.

House Agriculture Policy Committee
Tuesday, February 28 2017 - Archive Video
00:29 - Farmer-Lender Mediation Task Force Report.
09:38 - HF1511 (Anderson, P.) Farmer-Lender Mediation Act modified, and minimum debt amount increased.
1:00:28 - HF1221 (Anderson, P.) Nuisance liability protection for agricultural operations modified, Farmer-Neighbor Mediation program established, and mediation for disputes with farming operations required.
The committee recessed.
Runs 1 hour, 45 minutes.

House Agriculture Policy Committee
Wednesday, February 8 2017 - Archive Video
00:34 - Agricultural credit update.
33:46 - Department of Agriculture Farm Safety Report.
56:43 - Conservation planting software presentation by Tom Buman of Agren, Inc.
1:29:25 - Buffer Alternative Practices presentation by Adam Birr, Executive Director, Minnesota Corn Growers Association.
Runs 1 hour, 39 minutes.

House Agriculture Policy Committee
Wednesday, February 1 2017 - Archive Video
00:33 - HF22 (Smith) Trusts exempted from reporting requirements.
02:05 - Minnesota Milk Producers Association and dairy economic outlook presentation.
19:13 - Dairy Research/Education and Consumer Outreach Authority Report.
1:30:17 - Dairy Development & Profitability Enhancement Program Report.
Runs 1 hour, 42 minutes.

House Agriculture Policy Committee
Wednesday, January 25 2017 - Archive Video
01:52 - HF40 (Quam) Agricultural homestead classification property classification qualification allowed.
14:16 - HF22 (Smith) Trusts exempted from reporting requirements.
16:10 - HF259 (Johnson, C.) Cost-share requirement for schools that receive a tractor rollover protection grant eliminated.
Runs 1 hour.

Joint meeting of the House Agriculture Finance and Agriculture Policy committees
Wednesday, January 18 2017 - Archive Video
Minnesota Agriculture and Rural Leadership (MARL) program presentation.
08:34 - Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) Advanced Biofuels Report.
Committee discussion.
Runs 59 minutes.

Joint meeting of the House Agriculture Finance Committee and the House Agriculture Policy Committee
Thursday, January 12 2017 - Archive Video
Minnesota Board of Animal Health overview.
57:00 - Agricultural Utilization Research Institute (AURI) overview.
Runs 1 hour, 42 minutes.

House Agriculture Policy Committee
Wednesday, January 11 2017 - Archive Video
Introduction of committee members and staff, and discussion of committee rules.
48:09 - Agriculture policy terminology and recurring issues presentation by nonpartisan House Research Staff.
Runs 1 hour, 24 minutes.