Latest United States farm bill Stories

2008-07-20 06:00:25

By Luther Turmelle, New Haven Register, Conn. Jul. 20--The recent passage of the 2008 Farm Bill, which sets the nation's agricultural policy for the next four years, benefits Connecticut agricultural operations more than previous legislation has, according to state and federal officials.

2006-06-16 18:10:45

By Charles Abbott WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Lawmakers are still several months away from an overhaul of U.S. farm subsidy law and expect the outcome of world trade talks to be clear by the time they begin, according to two Congressional committee chairmen. U.S.

Word of the Day
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.