Conner urges Senate to finish farm bill, 'put on president's desk'

Laws, Forrest
November 2007
Southwest Farm Press;11/1/2007, Vol. 33 Issue 21, p16
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The article reports that acting secretary Chuck Conner of the U.S. Department of Agriculture has urged the U.S. Senate and House to finish the 2007 farm bill in the U.S. Conner stresses that the department's involvement in administering the bill aims for the early approval of the bill to inform producers about the rules for the 2008 crop buying season. Moreover, Conner cites various comments depicting the priorities included in the bill like the improvement of conservation programs.


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