The Environmental Protection Agency is planning by 2022 to cut two months off the time it takes to review pesticide registrations.

That line item was part of the President Donald Trump’s fiscal 2020 budget proposal, released March 11. Overall, EPA would receive a 31 percent cut compared with its December 2018 funding level.

According to the budget document, the agency aims by Sept. 30, 2022, to reduce the Pesticide Registration Improvement Act (PRIA) registration decision time by an average...