New farm bill would end direct payments to farmers

Jun 4, 2012 Full story: www.mercurynews.com

A program that puts billions of dollars in the pockets of farmers whether or not they plant a crop may disappear with hardly a protest from farm groups and the politicians who look out for their interests.

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Llano, TX

#1 Jun 4, 2012
1. Will this force smaller ag operations out of business?

2. Will food prices rise?

3. Will this encourage ag operators to wear out fields and range trying to get by?

I don't know the answers, what is your opinion.

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