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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
February 9, 2019
Congress passed the 2018 farm bill by a wide margin, but House Ag Committee Ranking Member Collin Peterson called it "a miracle." Michelle Rook/ Forum News Service
Implementing the new farm bill: Government shutdown slows process
February 9, 2019 - 5:10pm
December 29, 2018
Senator's View: Job skills, infrastructure can be priorities
December 29, 2018 - 5:51pm
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 22, 2018
How Republicans caved in their $867 billion farm bill
December 22, 2018 - 9:25am
December 17, 2018
Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., tells members of the media about the behind-the-scenes work in getting the 2018 farm bill passed through Congress.  Trevor Peterson / Forum News Service
Rep. Peterson calls farm bill's passing 'a miracle'
December 17, 2018 - 5:59pm
December 15, 2018
National View: A vote for animals is a vote for humanity
December 15, 2018 - 4:21pm
December 11, 2018
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
December 11, 2018 - 5:41pm
Congress' $867 billion farm bill is out. Here's what's in it.
December 11, 2018 - 11:51am
December 6, 2018
Sen. Tina Smith, D-Minn., speaks about the latest farm bill. Photo Credit: U.S. Senateplay button
Farm bill focuses on improved trade and expanded broadband, Sen. Smith says
December 6, 2018 - 7:02pm
December 4, 2018
Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., ranking Democrat on the U.S. House Agriculture Committee, meets with farmers and news media at the Moorhead (Minn.) Municipal Airport on Dec. 3, 2018, to talk about the apparent passage of the new farm bill.
Safety net mostly intact in new farm bill, Rep. Peterson says
December 4, 2018 - 11:55am
November 29, 2018
The Capitol building in Washington. (Sarah Silbiger/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Deal to pass farm bill scraps House GOP for new food stamp work requirements
November 29, 2018 - 2:55pm
Ag committee leaders reach agreement on farm bill
November 29, 2018 - 11:31am
Local View: Farm Bill can help prevent animal disease in Minnesota
September 29, 2018 - 8:22pm
September 3, 2018
The U.S. House version of the next farm bill would cut funding for the Conservation Stewardship Program by $5 billion over the next 10 years, with most of the cuts coming from the Upper Midwest. Courtesy of NDGF
Report: Region's conservation funding could drop
September 3, 2018 - 9:01am