Owens Co-Sponsors Dairy Pricing Opportunity Act of 2023

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Burgess Owens (UT-04) co-sponsored the Dairy Pricing Opportunity Act of 2023, legislation to ensure that dairy farmers have the ability to price their products to reflect today’s market environment. This bipartisan bill will deliver transparency and modernize the Federal Milk Marketing Order (FMMO) system so America’s farmers have confidence in their product pricing that is reflective of today’s standards.

“The animal agriculture industry generates the largest source of revenue for farmers in Utah,” said Rep. Owens. “Stability in the dairy market is critical to the success of farms in Utah and across the nation, and I am proud to support the Dairy Pricing Opportunity Act of 2023 to ensure fair, accurate, and modern dairy pricing systems.”

The full text of legislation is available here.

###

Recent Posts


Feb 29, 2024
Congress

Owens Backs Pioneering Bill: A New Frontier in U.S. Education

WASHINGTON – Higher Education and Workforce Development Chairman Burgess Owens (UT-04) joined Reps. Glenn Grothman (WI-06) and Brittany Pettersen (CO-07) to introduce the Empowering Learners through Competency-Based Education Act, which will assist universities in cultivating learning environments that will allow students to learn at their own pace, called competency-based education (CBE), in an effort to […]



Feb 29, 2024
Congress

Owens Exposes Hypocrisy and Divisiveness of DEI

WASHINGTON — On Thursday, March 7, at 10:15 a.m. ET, the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Development, chaired by Rep. Burgess Owens (UT-04), will hold a hearing titled “Divisive, Excessive, Ineffective: The Real Impact of DEI on College Campuses.”“Growing up in segregation, bathrooms, water fountains, and schools were separate. While America has made significant […]



Feb 5, 2024
Congress

Utah Congressional Delegation Announces Passport Fairs in Coordination with State Department

Utahns can obtain passport services at five events throughout the state from February 13 – 17 Representative Burgess Owens (UT-04) joined U.S. Senators Mike Lee (R-UT) and Mitt Romney (R-UT), and Representatives John Curtis (UT-03), Blake Moore (UT-01), and Celeste Maloy (UT-02), in coordination with the Department of State, to announce five “Passport Fairs” throughout the […]