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House leader Cantor vague on farm bill conference details

Cantor says the reconciliation committee will not occur until after the House passes a food stamp bill.
Cantor says the reconciliation committee will not occur until after the House passes a food stamp bill.
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House Agriculture Committee Chairman says farm bill will wait on food stamps

Representative Frank Lucas says he could not recommend a Senate conference in good faith without resolution.
Representative Frank Lucas says he could not recommend a Senate conference in good faith without resolution.
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Reid pressures House to pass Farm Bill, threatens no Senate extension of farm policy

Senate majority leader says farm policy will lapse on September 30 without action.
Senate majority leader says farm policy will lapse on September 30 without action.
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Farm Bill fails in House as support erodes

Democrats bolted at the last minute, and over 60 Republicans voted against the bill.
Democrats bolted at the last minute, and over 60 Republicans voted against the bill.
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Vilsack’s statement on Food, Farm and Jobs Bill praises Senate, questions House

The Secretary objected to cuts to the SNAP food assistance program.
The Secretary objected to cuts to the SNAP food assistance program.
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Organic and conventional farmers disagree on advertising legislation

Conventional farmers argue that organic farmers shouldn't get extra help.
Conventional farmers argue that organic farmers shouldn't get extra help.
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Dairy Freedom Act voted down in House Agriculture Committee

The amendment would have jettisoned the Farm Bill's dairy supply management program.
The amendment would have jettisoned the Farm Bill's dairy supply management program.
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Producers and processors split on dairy bill

At issue is a mandatory supply management program.
Producers prefer the language in last year’s stalled Farm Bill, while processors prefer the new amendment.
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IDFA endorses Dairy Freedom Act

The plan would include a margin insurance program.
The plan would include a margin insurance program.
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Obama signs pro-GMO rider into law

The law will benefit Monsanto and other major industrial agriculture companies.
The law will benefit Monsanto and other major industrial agriculture companies.
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