Once Perdue is approved, he’ll begin heading up plans for a new Farm Bill from his seat at the USDA, but the process is already underway in Congress.
On May 18, House lawmaker bickering over, among other things immigration and work requirements for SNAP recipients, led to a 213-198 vote defeat of a new farm bill. Read moreRead More »
With challenges facing North Carolina agriculture, particularly tobacco, the state’s agriculture commissioner, Steve Troxler, says it is time for farmers to take a serious look at new crops. Read MoreRead More »