NEWS
Farm Bill Goes to Senate Floor
Wed May 15, 2013 04:04 PM CDT

WASHINGTON (DTN) -- The Senate is expected to begin floor debate on the farm bill next week, Senate Agriculture Committee Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., told reporters Tuesday afternoon

The Senate Agriculture Committee passed its version of the farm bill -- officially called the Agriculture Reform, Food and Jobs Act of 2013 -- on a vote of 15-5 Tuesday.

Following a speech to members of the Organic Trade Association, Stabenow said Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., would introduce a motion to proceed on the farm bill as early as Wednesday, assuming senators complete debate on the reauthorization of the Water ...

Quick View
Related News Stories
ARC Looks Better in Midwest
Picking PLC or ARC?
Program Choices Next Fall
Washington Insider
Long-Awaited Farm Bill Becomes Law
President to Sign Farm Bill Today
President to Sign Farm Bill Today
New Farm Bill Now Final
President to Sign Farm Bill Friday
President to Sign Farm Bill Friday