Farm bill plows under direct payments
New plan gives two options, makes farmers show loss before collecting payout
Posted: February 2, 2014 at 4:25 a.m.
Farm subsidies that have guided agriculture through record profits in recent years are going away in the five-year farm bill that is up for a Senate vote in the coming week. But farmers aren’t complaining.
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