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January 12, 2018
The U.S. House Agriculture Committee holds a hearing during the 2017 FarmFest in southwestern Minnesota. Members listened to the public's thoughts about what should be in a new farm bill due for debate in 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota should have say in farm bill
January 12, 2018 - 11:10am
January 11, 2018
U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D.
ND forum focuses on questions about this year's federal farm bill
January 11, 2018 - 10:06pm
October 20, 2017
Pat Lunemann, chairman of Minnesota AgriGrowth, gestures as he talks about Farm Bill concerns with Minnesota Democrats Rep. Collin Peterson and Sen. Amy Klobuchar during a panel discussion Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, at the Hjemkomst Center in Moorhead. Helmut Schmidt / Forum News Service
Klobuchar, Peterson warn against cuts to ag spending during Farm Bill panel
October 20, 2017 - 6:43pm
Heidi Heitkamp
Heitkamp requests more help for western ND FSA offices
October 20, 2017 - 2:25pm
October 15, 2017
UNITED STATES - JULY 03: Ellyn Ferguson of CQ Roll Call is photographed in their Washington office, July 3, 2014. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
Farm bill veterans: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
October 15, 2017 - 2:49pm
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
October 15, 2017 - 2:47pm
September 23, 2017
Opinion: Alarm over decline in U.S. government spending for ag research
September 23, 2017 - 8:08am
September 3, 2017
A pheasant hunter works through native grasses on a piece of land enrolled in the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) in North Dakota. Pheasant hunters tend to have much better seasons in years with high CRP enrollment. Pheasants Forever photo
Farm Bill's CRP provisions will have impact on pheasants, ducks
September 3, 2017 - 12:03pm
August 22, 2017
U.S. John Hoeven, R-N.D. (right) and North Dakota State Rep. Michael Howe, R-West Fargo, hosted a farm bill roundtable discussion at the Howe family's seed farm business near Casselton, N.D., on Aug. 22, 2017. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Drought justifies insurance case, Hoeven says
August 22, 2017 - 8:27pm
August 16, 2017
Sen. John Thune, middle, gives remarks about Farm Bill needs while fellow Sen. Mike Rounds, left, and Rep. Kristi Noem sit along side him while taking part in the Farm Bureau Forum to discuss South Dakota priorities for the next Farm Bill on Wednesday morning in the Reaves Building at Dakotafest in Mitchell. (Matt Gade / Forum News Service
SD's Thune, Rounds, Noem discuss farm bill issues at state's largest farm show
August 16, 2017 - 5:52pm
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