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DULUTH, Ga. (Dec. 10, 2014) — AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO), the first manufacturer to stand behind equipment with a Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) program, is expanding the offering for more comprehensive coverage throughout North America. After piloting the CPO program with 16 dealers for more than a year, the company will unveil the full program in early 2015.
The FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), the most sweeping reform of our food safety laws in more than 70 years, was signed into law by President Obama on January 4, 2011. It aims to ensure the U.S. food supply is safe by shifting the focus from responding to contamination to preventing it.
It was standing room only at the American Bankers Association National Agricultural Bankers conference here on Sunday to hear professor emeritus and ag banking consultant David Kohl. More than 750 attendees (the most in the past 15 years) from 27 states are registered for the three-day conference.
EPA is announcing that the Agency will not be finalizing 2014 applicable percentage standards under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program before the end of 2014.
Business groups are bracing for an onslaught of regulations, with the Obama administration bent on completing a host of the presidents unfinished policy goals and the midterm elections now in the rearview mirror.
As most of you are aware, last Tuesday the US House passed the Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2014 (HR 5771) by a 378 to 46 vote and sent it to the Senate. Two key provisions in the House version supported by NAEDA include: Extension of 50% bonus depreciation for property placed in service during 2014. Extension of increased expensing limitations and treatment of certain real property as section 179 property. limit of $500,000 and $2 million phase-out as before. It is now up to the Senate. Dealers are encouraged to call their Senators and ask them to support passage of HR 5771 before they adjourn from their lame duck session scheduled for this week.
At its recent meeting in St. Louis, the NAEDA Board of Directors approved sweeping changes to the structure of the association’s committees and councils. The changes are intended to encourage greater participation at the national level and offer enhanced opportunity for members to provide input on policies, strategies and key issues fundamental to their success.
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