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July 30, 2017
Gary Wertish, president of the Minnesota Farmers Union, left, and Rob Larew, from the National Farmers Union, attended a meeting Thursday, July 27, in Willmar to gather input for a new farm bill. The current bill expires in September of 2018 and could face a $10 billion budget cut. Carolyn Lange / Forum News Serviceplay button
Speakers talk about importance of farm bill to rural America
July 30, 2017 - 7:30am
June 21, 2017
Great Plains Food Bank CEO Steve Sellent, farmer William Hejl, North Dakota Farmers Union Community Organizer Brandon Delvo and Ryan Taylor at a news conference regarding the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) on June 21, 2017. Chris Aarhus / NDFU
ND groups unite to support food stamp program in future farm bills
June 21, 2017 - 10:00pm
April 26, 2017
Congressman Collin Peterson speaks during a town hall event on health care at Horizon Middle School on Monday, April 10, 2017. David Samson / The Forum
Farm bill stalwarts say money 'will be hard to come by'
April 26, 2017 - 12:16pm
April 19, 2017
U.S. Sen.  Al Franken. File photo by Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Franken says new farm bill should address dairy struggles
April 19, 2017 - 1:13pm
March 20, 2017
Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., has offered a new short term set aside program for the new farm bill. Michelle Rook / Special to Agweek
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
March 20, 2017 - 9:45am
At the 2012 Agricultural Outlook Forum, “Moving Agriculture Forward” in Arlington, VA, held on Thursday, February 23, 2012, 7 former Secretaries of Agriculture sat on the plenary panel “Visions of the Future” hosted by current Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack. Clayton Yeutter speaks out during the panel discussions. USDA photo by Lance Cheung.
Clayton Yeutter: Gifted negotiator, statesman, educator and farmer
March 20, 2017 - 12:30am
March 13, 2017
Regional divisions have delayed past farm bills
March 13, 2017 - 8:00pm
March 6, 2017
Farmers and lawmakers are looking at changes in the 2018 farm bill administered by USDA. Michelle Rook / Special to Agweek
Ag committees begin work on new farm bill
March 6, 2017 - 10:30am
February 20, 2017
Farm bill process starts again: What could go wrong?
February 20, 2017 - 9:30am
February 15, 2017
Rep. Kristi Noem speaks during a forum at Dakotafest earlier this year. Matt Gade/Forum News Service
Noem seeks crop insurance revisions for next Farm Bill
February 15, 2017 - 6:10pm
February 6, 2017
Heidi Heitkamp
Heitkamp pledges to vote for Perdue for ag secretary
February 6, 2017 - 11:35am
February 3, 2017
Editorial: Trump's goal is a 'farm program' for industry
February 3, 2017 - 6:05am
August 26, 2016
Heidi Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong Farm Bill
August 26, 2016 - 5:29pm
April 6, 2016
LETTERS: Exceptional benefit, minimal cost: That's the sugar program
April 6, 2016 - 5:15am
April 5, 2016
LETTERS: Nothing sweet for consumers in sugar program's demise
April 5, 2016 - 5:00am