Farm bill depends on bi-partisan support

The farm bill has typically relied on support from both parties "near the middle of the aisle," says  National Cotton Council chairman Jimmy Dodson, who addressed participants in the recent  Producer Information Exchange tour during a stop in Corpus Christi, Texas.

A farm bill is a significant help for farmers, Dodson said, but it also benefits consumers.

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish