Farm Policy Issues
A. Farm Bill
Scott Kilman and Roger Thurow <http://online.wsj.com/article/SB114230602645097413.html?mod=todays_us_page_one>, provided an in depth look at the future of U.S. farm policy in today's Wall Street Journal.
"A movement to uproot crop subsidies, which have been worth nearly $600 billion to U.S. farmers over the decades, is gaining ground in some unlikely places -- including down on the farm.
"In Iowa, one of the most heavily subsidized states, a Republican running to be state agriculture secretary is telling big farmers they should get Read more