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March 13, 2017
Regional divisions have delayed past farm bills
March 13, 2017 - 8:00pm
March 6, 2017
Farmers and lawmakers are looking at changes in the 2018 farm bill administered by USDA. Michelle Rook / Special to Agweek
Ag committees begin work on new farm bill
March 6, 2017 - 10:30am
February 20, 2017
Farm bill process starts again: What could go wrong?
February 20, 2017 - 9:30am
January 25, 2017
Minnesota Ag Commissioner Dave Frederickson, left, talks with Connie Schmoll, from the Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission, and Gary Geiger following a meeting Tuesday in Willmar on possible changes to the farm bill. The current bill expires in 2018. ((Carolyn Lange / Tribune))
People speak up for future farm bill
January 25, 2017 - 3:03am
January 8, 2016
Nikki Larsen says her son, Ryan, is funny, active and has a great memory. However, Mobius Syndrome has made it difficult for him to speak clearly, as he is missing the two nerves in his face that also allow him to smile, frown and blink. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
4-year-old Minnesota boy to undergo surgery that will enable him to smile for the first time
January 8, 2016 - 8:37am
March 27, 2015
USDA extends farm bill signup for another week to April 7
March 27, 2015 - 11:23pm
September 29, 2014
Vilsack announces Agricultural Risk Coverage, Price Loss Coverage updates
September 29, 2014 - 11:36pm
September 25, 2014
Some of Minnesota’s congressional delegation sits with U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack at a St. Paul event Thursday. From left are Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Vilsack, Rep. Collin Peterson, Sen. Al Franken and Rep. Tim Walz. (Forum News Service/Don Davis)
Vilsack: Direct farmer payments out, new safety net in
September 25, 2014 - 11:58pm
August 26, 2014
New farm bill offers water detention option
August 26, 2014 - 10:57pm
February 4, 2014
Senate passes long-overdue farm bill and sends to president
February 4, 2014 - 11:14pm
 Men help to carry a Christmas tree to their car with a girl in December at the Rum River Tree Farm in Anoka
Factbox: Some provisions of farm bill
February 4, 2014 - 2:40pm
A "sun dog" atmospheric phenomenon appears Jan. 27 over a farm in southern Minnesota. Congress has finally passed a farm bill today and sent it to President Obama for his signature. Reuters file photo.
Senate approves farm bill, president expected to sign it
February 4, 2014 - 2:31pm
U.S. farm bill clears hurdle in Senate, final vote seen today
February 4, 2014 - 8:00am
January 30, 2014
Franken says the Senate to vote soon on new farm bill
January 30, 2014 - 11:20pm
January 29, 2014
Agriculture committees say the farm bill will save about $23 billion over the next decade, compared with current funding — less than many conservative Republicans had hoped for. The Congressional Budget Office, using a different measurement, has estimated savings of $16.6 billion over that 10-year period. Tribune photo
House easily passes long-overdue farm bill; Senate passage expected as early as today
January 29, 2014 - 11:52pm
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