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New farm bill provides certainty and safety net

It has been a long, long road for the Agricultural Act of 2014, or what we call the “farm bill.”


The Farm Bureau is now focused on the rule making and implementation process. This bill will provide a safety net for consumers and farmers for the next five years. It provides much needed bipartisan savings of $23 billion over 10 years, and reform repealing or consolidating nearly 100 programs.

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