[Photo above by Jared Kofsky, with thanks!]
There are good provisions in both the House and Senate versions of the farm bill. It is critical that these provisions be carried into the final Farm Bill.
A conference committee made up of Senate and House members has been meeting off and on to hammer out the differences between the two bills. Rumors fly, and the latest is they may be getting closer to an agreement. Here's our scorecard on the most important provisions
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