BREAKING NEWS: Possible Agreement Reached on Farm Bill

November 28, 2018 02:40 PM
 
There appears to be agreement "in principle" when it comes to the Farm Bill.

There appears to be agreement "in principle" when it comes to the Farm Bill. Our Washington reporter, Jim Weisemeyer, says the bill is now waiting for final scoring estimates by the Congressional Budget Office.  He says that's according to Republican Senate Ag Chairman Pat Roberts of Kansas, but he says Roberts says it's premature to say there is a complete agreement.

Weisemeyer also said Roberts expects the Farm Bill to be considered as a standalone bill, rather than being attached to spending legislation.

This is a developing story being followed right now by AgDay.  Make sure to follow us on Twitter and Facebook for the latest.

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Danny smith
Bowling green , KY
12/2/2018 08:22 AM
 

  I have a cow calf operation I have customers ask me why cattle prices fell from 225 a pound to a dollar 23 a pound and still dropping from 2 years ago yet at the super market a t bone for two people will cost 35 dollars I made the decision to cut back on the livestock operation and. Open a bussiness in town

 
 
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