Congress expected to pass ‘evolutionary’ farm bill

Congress expected to pass ‘evolutionary’ farm bill

A new farm bill is expected to pass as soon as this week, although specific details were kept under wraps last week as lawmakers paused their schedules due to the passing of former President George H.W. Bush.

The main concern regarding the delay is whether it would allow opposition to build against the measure, American Farm Bureau congressional relations director Andrew Walmsley said last week at the Iowa Farm Bureau annual meeting in Des...

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