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Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Attempt to Overhaul Farm Policy Fails


“The secret farm bill lawmakers drafted this fall is now history. Congress will take a second stab at overhauling agricultural policy next year, starting with public hearings in January.” (USA Today)

There’s no incentive to upset rent-seeking farmers.

FEE Timely Classic
“What Do Farmers Want from Me?” by Russell Roberts