This opinion article by Stephanie Mercier of Farm Journal Foundation takes an in depth look at the funding levels for federal programs that will run through the remainder of the 2017 fiscal year.
President Donald Trump said that expanded access to broadband internet service in rural areas will be part of the infrastructure plan he will submit to Congress, helping to bridge a digital divide that leaves small towns behind. Read moreRead More »
House Republicans will pursue a law reauthorizing food assistance and farm subsidies without Democratic support after negotiations over changes to the so-called food-stamp program broke down, the chairman of the chamber’s Agriculture Committee said. Read moreRead More »