Monthly Archives: October 2010

Oklahoma Congressman Frank Lucas

Stabenow, Nelson Eyed for Ag Post

Stabenow, Nelson eyed for Ag post

Control over agriculture and farm policy in the Senate may soon fall to a Michigan Democrat or a Nebraskan whom leaders want to keep a Democrat.

10-1027-Stabenow, Nelson eyed for Ag Post

House Ag Comm Midterm Election Breakdowns

Attached is an update posted yesterday at The University of Virginia Center for Politics which provided an updated look at the midterm races for the U.S. House.

10-1022-House Ag Comm Midterms

CRS-Actual Farm Bill Spending & Cost Estimates

Congressional Research Service Report for Congress entitled “Actual Farm Bill Spending and Cost Estimates” dated October 7, 2010.

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Farm Bill News & Political Update

Farm Bill
DTN reported yesterday that, “High world cotton prices have led to a big drop in government payments to cotton farmers, but that decrease in subsidies will make it difficult for Congress to make changes to resolve the World Trade Organization cotton case against the United States that Brazil won, House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin […]