FarmPolicy

October 15, 2018

As Senate Debate Approaches, Farm Bill Ideas Scrutinized

Categories: Farm Bill

Jerry Hagstrom, in an article posted today at AgWeek.com, reported that, “In an Oct. 11 interview, Conrad [Senate Budget Committee Chairman Kent Conrad, D-N.D.] said that he emphasized to the business leaders the importance of the [farm] bill to the overall economy in North Dakota and that he was pleased by the business leaders’ reaction to the Senate Finance Committee’s recent approval of a tax package that would create a fund to aid farmers when there are weather-related agricultural disasters.”

(more…)