Piecing Together the Farm Bill Puzzle

[imgbelt img=galesburgspeakersclose.jpg] With diverse agriculture interests competing, and responsibilities for nutrition, conservation, and more, lawmakers gathering testimony from producers, most recently in Galesburg, Illinois.


House Agriculture Committee Farm Bill website. Future field hearings are scheduled for State University, Arkansas (March 30), and Dodge City, Kansas (April 20).

Timothy Collins is assistant director for research, policy, outreach, and sustainability at the Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs at Western Illinois University in Macomb. Opinions expressed here are his and his alone.