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April 17, 2019
Alan Roebke, 69, offers his “Roebke Plan” as an alternative to the current farm bill. Its feasibility is debatable, but the former large farmer and sugar co-op leader has a bigger problem: he’s a convicted felon. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Ag rebel pitches new plan to boost farm numbers
April 17, 2019 - 6:00am
December 26, 2018
Doyle Lentz, director of the North Dakota Barley Council. Submitted photo
New farm bill increases barley disease research funding
December 26, 2018 - 6:00am
December 11, 2018
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
December 11, 2018 - 5:41pm
October 21, 2018
Sen. Klobuchar, middle, and Rep. Collin Peterson, right, met with American Crystal Sugar Company CEO Tom Astrup on Sunday, Oct. 21, to discuss a farm bill that would protect existing sugar programs. Emily Driscoll / The Forum
Klobuchar, Peterson visit Moorhead to discuss farm bill
October 21, 2018 - 7:17pm
First farm bill conference meeting set for Sept. 5
August 21, 2018 - 5:14pm
July 18, 2018
U.S. Reps Kevin Cramer, R-ND, and Collin Peterson, D-MN. (Forum News Service graphic/Sam Easter)
Peterson, Cramer named as farm bill negotiators
July 18, 2018 - 8:56pm
May 27, 2018
Despite divisions, Farm Bill still a priority for passage
May 27, 2018 - 6:37am
May 7, 2018
The draft legislation of the $100 billion Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 passed out of the House Agriculture Committee on April 18, but on a party line vote versus the bipartisan support the farm bill usually garners. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
SNAP fight in House could derail farm bill
May 7, 2018 - 6:37am
April 24, 2018
Smith’s statewide “Farm Bill Listening” tour to stop in Morris April 27
April 24, 2018 - 8:24pm
March 19, 2018
Study from Minnesota group criticizes federal crop insurance
March 19, 2018 - 8:44am
March 11, 2018
Stevens County Farm Bureau members Elizabeth Golombiecki, fifth from the left in front row, and  Martha Koehl fourth from the left in front row, met with Senators Amy Klobuchar and Tina Smith; members of Congress Collin Peterson, Tom Emmer, Jason Lewis and Erik Paulson and staff members from the offices of Tim Walz, Betty McCollum and Rick Nolan. They are pictured with other Farm Bureau members. Submitted photo
Local Farm Bureau members meet with D.C. lawmakers
March 11, 2018 - 10:17am
January 12, 2018
The U.S. House Agriculture Committee holds a hearing during the 2017 FarmFest in southwestern Minnesota. Members listened to the public's thoughts about what should be in a new farm bill due for debate in 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota should have say in farm bill
January 12, 2018 - 11:10am
July 30, 2017
Gary Wertish, president of the Minnesota Farmers Union, left, and Rob Larew, from the National Farmers Union, attended a meeting Thursday, July 27, in Willmar to gather input for a new farm bill. The current bill expires in September of 2018 and could face a $10 billion budget cut. Carolyn Lange / Forum News Serviceplay button
Speakers talk about importance of farm bill to rural America
July 30, 2017 - 7:30am
March 13, 2017
Regional divisions have delayed past farm bills
March 13, 2017 - 8:00pm
January 23, 2017
Public forum Jan. 24 in Morris as part of Farm Bill tour
January 23, 2017 - 8:35pm
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