Farm Bill Extension Is Added to Fiscal Agreement

Posted : 2013-01-02

By Ellyn Ferguson 
Roll Call Staff
Dec. 31, 2012, 11:15 p.m.

The package worked out between Senate leaders and the White House to avert the fiscal cliff includes provisions to extend current farm law for the rest of fiscal 2013, avoiding a scenario that could lead to a doubling of milk prices.

The extension of programs in the 2008 farm law, which expired in September, represents a trimmed-down ... http://www.rollcall.com/news/farm_bill_extension_is_added_to_fiscal_agreement-220437-1.html

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