Representatives from both parties in the House and Senate have agreed on a five-year Farm Bill that updates agricultural programs while cutting $9 billion from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program over 10 years. CONNECT WITH SN ON TWITTER Follow @SN_News for updates throughout the day. The bill ends direct payments to farmers in favor of crop insurance and reforms the dairy insurance program. It also extends programs for organic products, specialty crops and the promotion of ...

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