September 16, 2019

Farm Bill; Trade; Ag Econ; Biotech; and Political Notes

Farm Bill

DTN Ag Policy Editor Chris Clayton reported yesterday that, “When lawmakers pushed to include a permanent disaster program in the 2008 farm bill, they complained that ad-hoc disaster aid was getting too difficult to pass through Congress so farmers needed a more certain solution.

“It even came with a catchy acronym — SURE, for Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments Program.”