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Farmer’s concern is tying compliance requirements with eligibility to participate in crop insurance program

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Bob Ibes Jr. farms 4,000 acres southwest of Jamestown on land that was farmed by his father and grandfather.

With the U.S. Senate passing the latest version of the farm bill on a 68-32 vote Tuesday afternoon, Ibes said he isn’t sure what the new farm bill will mean for him and his farm.

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Chris Olson
Hometown: Traverse City, MI College: Northwestern Michigan College and Michigan State University
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