FarmPolicy

February 24, 2019

Farm Bill; Ag Economy; Biofuels; and, Budget Issues

Farm Bill Issues

House Ag Committee Member Kristi Noem was a guest on yesterday’s AgriTalk radio program with Mike Adams where the discussion focused, in part, on Farm Bill issues.

Mr. Adams asked Rep. Noem: “Whether you are on it or not, are you hearing any indication of when those [House Farm Bill] conferees will officially be named and conference committee will start?”

The South Dakota Republican indicated that, “I think tomorrow.  I think tomorrow is when the announcement will come out.  But we’ll sure be willing to visit with you about it at that point in time, too.  But we’ve been told that the official release will come tomorrow, and then after that we’ll be actively engaged.”

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