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Industry News & Trends / North America
on October 1, 2018

US farm bill expires while lawmakers continue negotiations

Many programs lose authorization after 2014 law expires

Lawmakers were unable to come to an agreement on the 2018 Agriculture and Nutrition Act, also known as the farm bill, before the 2014 law expired over the weekend.

Without a new farm bill, programs like crop insurance and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) will continue, but many other…

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