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Published April 03, 2013, 02:38 PM

USDA to cut $152 million from direct payments for all farmers

The U.S. Department of Agriculture will cut the direct payments for all crop farmers by 8.5 percent this year, not just for farmers who would be required to pay back certain other payments, a representative for the USDA’s Farm Service Agency has confirmed to Agweek.

By: Jerry Hagstrom, Agweek

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