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July 21, 2019

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Farm Bill- Policy Issues; Ag Economy; and, Immigration

Farm Bill- Policy Issues

Ron Hays, of The Oklahoma Farm Report and Radio Oklahoma Network, spoke on Saturday with House Ag Committee Chairman Frank Lucas (R., Okla.) about the Farm Bill and farm policy variables at an agriculture town hall during the Oklahoma City Farm Show.

An audio replay and summary of the Chairman’s remarks from Saturday can be found here , while an unofficial FarmPolicy.com transcript of a portion of Saturday’s conversation with Ron Hays and Chairman Lucas is available here.

Chairman Lucas walked the crowd through a brief overview of the development of the 2014 Farm Bill including some of the political realities that contributed to “a two and a half year process of passing a Farm Bill” that “should have taken six months.”

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