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Uncertainty over Farm Bill's fate leaves Americans in limbo

posted on November 8, 2013

USDA Sec. Tom Vilsack says the lack of an agreement on the Farm Bill creates uncertainty for many Americans, as well as businesses and governments that benefit from elements of the bill. Vilsack points out that the Farm Bill is about much more than just farming. People often don't realize the many other economic initiatives included.

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