Opening Statement of Chair. Frank D. Lucas Committee on Agriculture To Consider the 2013 Farm Bill

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…it stronger. We provide new products such as the Supplemental Coverage Option that will provide important “gap coverage” to those who have not been able to afford such coverage in…

Even Less Water for Central Valley Farmers

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…dry conditions experienced in January, February, and March; but “ this reduction is being imposed after the loss of hundreds-of-thousands of acre-feet of water experienced during a record wet December….

Growers Speak at Water Hearing

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…water supply would likely mean a loss of crops and jobs, and another hit to local economies; however proponents of the plan say it would strengthen fish populations. The state…

Continuing Coverage: Sequester and Agriculture

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We continue our coverage of how the sequester may affect agriculture, with Acting Chief of USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service Jason Weller. Sabrina Hill reports. Click to Open or Download…