The American Farmland Trust has some suggestions for how the next farm bill should be drafted.
Recently-released ideas for the next farm bill from formers Senators Tom Daschle and Bob Dole drew words of praise from Senate Agriculture Chairman Tom Harkin Tuesday.
SF's Dan Looker on proposals for the next farm bill
An Iowa congressman holds back on Competitive and Fair Agricultural Markets Act.
The chairmen of the House and Senate agriculture committees both indicated a desire Thursday to increase spending on conservation programs in the next Farm Bill, although they're taking approaches that differ significantly. And, they both suggested that th
Ethanol is the belle of the corn demand ball that's significantly spiked corn prices since last fall. However, this spring's flap over Syngenta's Agrisure RW trait shows exports are still a key corn demand player.
Recently the Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman, Tom Harkin (D-IA) made favorable comments about some of the ideas of the Iowa Soybean Association for the next farm bill. Just what is the group promoting?
A draft of the conservation title of the next farm bill, which is expected to be discussed by a House Agriculture Subcomittee next week, is already being criticized by some conservation groups and by the chairman of the Senate Agriculture Committee, Senato
The Sustainable Agriculture Coalition praised the introduction this week of the Beginning Farmer and Rancher Opportunity Act of 2007, a cross-cutting initiative to help the next generation of farmers and ranchers enter into agriculture and take advantage o
FSA is making emergency loans available to help qualified producers recover from production and physical losses due to the tornados, strong storms and flooding on May 4 and continuing in Edwards, Kiowa, Pratt,
and Stafford counties.