Farm Bill Failure May Mean Uncertainty For Farmers

Jun 24, 2013

Congress did not pass the new version of the farm bill last week-- but what does that really mean for farmers?

Farmer subsidies are one of the items affected by problems passing a new farm bill.
Credit Jessica Naudziunas / Harvest Public Media

In the first part of Monday's Up to Date, Steve Kraske talks with Harvest Public Media's Peggy Lowe and Jeremy Bernfeld about how this bill's failure affects farmer subsidies and food assistance. We'll also look at what happens when the current farm bill expires.