COMPASS POINTS Pheasants Forever urges action on behalf of new Farm Bill
Pheasants Forever this week issued an action alert calling on its members to contact their members of Congress to get a new federal Farm Bill passed.
The existing Farm Bill is set to expire at the ... Posted on 8/24/12 at 8:00 AM
TIME AT THE TABLE What is a Food Desert?
A question worth asking. Wikipedia states:Afood desertis any area in the industrialized world where healthful, affordable food is difficult to obtain.Before you get fired up the USDA determined that... Posted on 3/1/12 at 5:29 PM
(AP) — North Dakota political leaders are urging Congress to pass a new farm bill before this fall, but a former state governor and U.S. agriculture secretary from the state says it probably won't happen. A North Dakota State University researcher says it really doesn't matter.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Thursday completed a five-year, half-trillion-dollar farm bill that cuts farm subsidies and land conservation spending by about $2 billion a year but largely protects sugar growers and some 46 million food stamp beneficiaries.
U.S Representative Collin Peterson says he is only in favor of the Fargo Moorhead diversion if it doesnt raise water levels downstream. Today he talked about a separate plan he says could be funded through the farm bill.
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