FarmPolicy

September 24, 2018

Video: Corn, Feed Grain Supplies Flood a Saturated Market

From Bloomberg News, Oct. 1- “Bloomberg’s Scarlet Fu and Bloomberg News’ Jeff Wilson put futures in focus with a look at the overabundance of feed grains flooding the market in “On The Markets.” They speak on Bloomberg Television’s ‘In The Loop.'”

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Farm Bill; Ag Economy; and, Budget Issues- [Corrected]

Farm Bill Issues

Ramsey Cox reported yesterday at The Hill’s Floor Action Blog that, “Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) requested a conference committee with the House to resolve differences between the chambers’ farm bills.

“On Tuesday, Reid named seven Democratic conferees and five Republicans, all of who serve on the Senate Agriculture Committee…[R]eid named Sens. Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.), Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Tom Harkin (D-Iowa), Max Baucus (D-Mont.) Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio), Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), Michael Bennet (D-Colo.), Thad Cochran (R-Miss.), Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.), Pat Roberts (R-Kan.), John Boozman (R-Ark.) and John Hoeven (R-N.D.) to the conference committee.”

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