February 28, 2020

Farm Bill; Ag Economy; Biofuels; CFTC; and, Immigration

Farm Bill Issues; Food Labeling Issues

David Rogers reported yesterday at Politico that, “Senate Agriculture Committee Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow signaled Tuesday that face-to-face talks among the top four farm bill negotiators will resume this week, and she is upbeat enough to hope for a deal by Thanksgiving.

“‘I hope so. It’s doable,’ the Michigan Democrat said.

“‘I feel confident the four of us can come together,’ Stabenow said, speaking of herself, Sen. Thad Cochran (R-Miss.), Rep. Collin Peterson (D-Minn.) and House Agriculture Committee Chairman Frank Lucas (R-Okla.).”