Posts With Keyword ‘Farm Bill’

Loebsack Worries About Farm Bills in the Future

Posted: Saturday, November 16th, 2013 at 6:23 am

With representation for rural America dwindling in Congress, one elected official predicts that future farm bills will have an even more difficult time passing.

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Congressman Visits Washington to Discuss Farm Bill

Posted: Monday, November 11th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Congressman Dave Loebsack was in Washington over the weekend to discuss the impact of stalled legislation on rural communities.

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Decision on Farm Bill Yet to be Made

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 6:25 am

An Iowa legislator is expressing frustration towards the circumstances surrounding the farm bill.

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Farm Bill Fate Remains Uncertain

Posted: Tuesday, November 20th, 2012 at 6:23 am

One local farmer is displeased by how the federal government is handling the Farm Bill.

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Senator Grassley Pushing for Livestock Drought Assistance

Posted: Saturday, September 1st, 2012 at 6:23 am

The fate of drought assistance for Iowa livestock producers is still unknown.

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Possibility of CRP lands being turned back for Production

Posted: Friday, December 24th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The next chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, Representative Frank Lucas thinks the government should consider releasing idled land for crop production if the acreage is needed to stabilize supplies of corn and other commodities. 

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