NEWS
Groups Offer Compliance Plan
Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Tue May 7, 2013 01:22 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- More than 30 agriculture, conservation and wildlife groups have come together for what they described as a "delicately crafted compromise" on the farm bill meant to avoid any means testing when it comes to crop insurance premium subsidies while linking conservation compliance to crop insurance.

The groups -- a who's who of agricultural trade groups as well as conservation and wildlife organizations -- have sent a letter and details of their proposal to Senate Agriculture Committee Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., and committee ranking member Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., to restructure provisions in the bill that passed the ...

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