Congress left Washington, DC, in September without passing the 2012 Farm Bill. The 2008 Farm Bill legislation expired on September 31st. Passing the new farm bill during the lame duck session after the November election is imperative. Click here for more information and to access an audio report of this story.
Jim Reed, Illinois Corn Growers Association grassroots committee chairman, says that farmers should be holding their member of the U.S. House of Representatives accountable for passing a farm bill during the lame duck session. Click here to listen to the story on your smart phone, tablet, laptop or desktop computer.