2007 farm bill still 'light years away'

Brandon, Hembree
March 2006
Southeast Farm Press;3/1/2006, Vol. 33 Issue 7, p44
Trade Publication
The article reflects on the possibility that a farm legislative bill may not be written in 2007 in the U.S. Factors that may affect the progress of the farm bill are given. It also discusses President George W. Bush's proposed budget cuts in agriculture. Senator Saxby Chambliss states that it would be better to wait until the issues with the World Trade Organization are settled before writing the farm bill. The federal budget deficit is also discussed.


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