Senate begins farm bill mark-up

April 2012
Western Farm Press Exclusive Insight;4/19/2012, p7
The article reports on the status of the 2012 Farm Bill in the U.S. and cites related issues raised by agricultural organizations. A letter was sent to the Senate Agriculture Committee co-signed by agricultural coalitions including the American Farm Bureau, American Soybean Association and National Sunflower Association. The organizations advocated to safeguard planting flexibility for farmers particularly towards the market end.


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