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June 21, 2017
Great Plains Food Bank CEO Steve Sellent, farmer William Hejl, North Dakota Farmers Union Community Organizer Brandon Delvo and Ryan Taylor at a news conference regarding the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) on June 21, 2017. Chris Aarhus / NDFU
ND groups unite to support food stamp program in future farm bills
June 21, 2017 - 10:00pm
April 26, 2017
Congressman Collin Peterson speaks during a town hall event on health care at Horizon Middle School on Monday, April 10, 2017. David Samson / The Forum
Farm bill stalwarts say money 'will be hard to come by'
April 26, 2017 - 12:16pm
March 20, 2017
Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., has offered a new short term set aside program for the new farm bill. Michelle Rook / Special to Agweek
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
March 20, 2017 - 9:45am
At the 2012 Agricultural Outlook Forum, “Moving Agriculture Forward” in Arlington, VA, held on Thursday, February 23, 2012, 7 former Secretaries of Agriculture sat on the plenary panel “Visions of the Future” hosted by current Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack. Clayton Yeutter speaks out during the panel discussions. USDA photo by Lance Cheung.
Clayton Yeutter: Gifted negotiator, statesman, educator and farmer
March 20, 2017 - 12:30am
March 13, 2017
Regional divisions have delayed past farm bills
March 13, 2017 - 8:00pm
February 20, 2017
Farm bill process starts again: What could go wrong?
February 20, 2017 - 9:30am
November 23, 2016
ND congressional delegation want early start to farm bill
November 23, 2016 - 6:46am
Trevor Hokana, left, Ellendale, and Justin Sherlock, center, Dazey, visit with North Dakota Farmers Union President Mark Watne during the National Farmers Union legislative fly-in at Washington, D.C. Submitted photo.
Making the case for young farmers
September 23, 2016 - 5:51am
August 20, 2016
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., addresses a meeting Thursday on crop insurance at North Dakota Farmers Union in Jamestown. John M. Steiner / The Sun
Heitkamp: Crop insurance key to future farm programs
August 20, 2016 - 8:41am
October 15, 2014
Meeting to discuss programs set for today
October 15, 2014 - 8:49am
February 11, 2014
Other Views: Farm bill: Government gets win over free market
February 11, 2014 - 7:37am
February 8, 2014
President Barack Obama signs the farm bill into law at Michigan State University in Lansing, Mich., Friday. The nearly $1 trillion farm bill trims food stamps for the poor, expands federal crop insurance and ends direct payments to farmers.
Obama signs farm bill into law Friday
February 8, 2014 - 8:14am
February 5, 2014
Farmer’s concern is tying compliance requirements with eligibility to participate in crop insurance program
February 5, 2014 - 6:58am

U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., smiles with ranking member Sen. Thad Cochrane, R-Mich, center, at a news conference after the final passage of the farm bill at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday. Also pictured is Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., left. (Reuters)
Senate passes farm bill: It trims food stamps, expands federal crop insurance, ends direct payments to farmers
February 5, 2014 - 6:57am
February 4, 2014
Farm bill clears U.S. Senate hurdle Monday
February 4, 2014 - 7:15am