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ICGA, IFB Hope Farm Bill Delivers Desired Results

Illinois Corn Growers Association President Paul Taylor released the following statement in response to the House of Representatives voting on the split version of the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act (2013 Farm Bill): “We are greatly disappointed that, today, we must take a position on Farm Bill legislation that fails to reflect the

Split Farm Bill Passes House, Sets Stage For Late Summer Senate Battle

WashingtonPost.com reports House Republicans successfully passed a Farm Bill Thursday, by splitting apart funding for food stamps from federal agricultural policy, a move that infuriated the White House and congressional Democrats who spent most of the day trying to delay a final vote. Lawmakers voted 216 to 208 make changes to federal agricultural policy and