Ag Policy Blog
Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor

Tuesday 12/04/12

Farm Policy Caught in a Bad Numbers Game
The farm bill continues to be caught up in the fight over the fiscal cliff, but the way the legislation is being used by everyone reflects the failed priorities in Washington.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 7:41AM CST 12/04/12 by Chris Clayton | Post a Comment
Comments (2)
If no farm bill or extension of the current bill is passed, and we revert to the farm bill of 1949 , what becomes of the money that pays for SNAP and the School Lunch Program today?
Posted by Brian Hoffman at 3:27PM CST 12/04/12
With friends like Treasury Secretary Geithner and House Majority Leader Cantor,we farmers don't need any enemies.Bi-partisan anti-agriculture at it's best.')
Posted by W Lee Deutsche at 11:20AM CST 12/05/12
Blog Home Pages
December  2012
S M T W T F S
                  1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31               
Subscribe to Ag Policy Blog RSS
Recent Blog Posts
  • Budget Numbers Don't Bode Well for Avoiding Program Cuts
  • Supreme Court Halts EPA Climate Regulations on Power Plants
  • President Obama Gears up for a Final Budget to Nowhere
  • AFBF Poll: 'Chesapeake Landowners Want Local Control'
  • On Cottonseed, Oilseed and What the Farm Bill Says
  • Cruz, Clinton Win Iowa Caucuses
  • Cruz Wins Iowa GOP Caucus
  • Cottonseed Farm Program Could Be Costly
  • Ag Action in the Iowa Caucuses
  • Senators Push for DOJ Investigation on WOTUS Rule
  • Public Transparency is Increasingly Critical for Food and Agriculture
  • GOP Candidates Touch on Ag, Farm Issues in Debate
  • Ag Groups React to SOTU on Trade, Climate
  • Vilsack Talks About Cotton, Biotech Labels
  • Keystone XL Lawsuits Further Complicate TPP Politics
  • In Defense of New Dietary Guidelines
  • A Cruz Conversion on the RFS?
  • TPP Unlikely to Be Approved Before End of Obama's Term
  • DTN's Annual 2016 Policy Outlook
  • 2017 Now Target for Broader Tax Relief