U.S. Congresswoman Ashley Hinson says farm bill talks are picking up steam and she has several priorities that would help improve bottom lines for producers. “Continuing to support conservation programs, crop insurance, and robust animal health support,” she said. “All of those are priorities... Read More.
The possibility of a one-year extension grows as farm bill negotiations run deeper into the summer. On a call with reporters this morning, Iowa U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley said he asked Senate Ag Committee chair Debbie Stabenow about timing right before the July 4th... Read More.
An ag economist says ag groups should also prioritize funding for market development as the 2023 Farm Bill debate continues. University of Missouri’s Scott Brown building new markets is costly. He says while producers might not see immediate returns, those investments are critical in... Read More.