FarmPolicy

July 21, 2019

Farm Bill; House Ag Committee Hearing; Regulations; Animal Ag; and Trade

Categories: Audio /Budget /Farm Bill

Farm Bill: Budget Concerns- Supercommittee Implications

House Agriculture Committee Chairman Frank Lucas (R-Oklahoma) was a guest on yesterday’s AgriTalk Radio Program with Mike Adams.  A full replay of their wide-ranging conversation is available here.

In part, Chairman Lucas addressed issues associated with the budget and the work of the supercommittee and discussed the potential interaction of this process with the development of the 2012 Farm Bill- this portion of yesterday’s AgriTalk program can be heard here (MP3- 5:03).

The recent National Cotton Council Farm Bill recommendations were also touched on during this portion of yesterday’s AgriTalk interview.

Mike Adams and Chairman Lucas also discussed (MP3- 1:39) the just concluded Farm Bill audit hearings conducted by the House Agriculture Subcommittees.  The eleven hearings provided a detailed overview of many important Farm Bill programs, and a brief overview summary of the audit hearings can be found at this FarmPolicy.com webpage.

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