Last updated 11:23PM ET
December 14, 2017
WFCR Local News
WFCR Local News
New Englanders Watch Federal Farm Bill
(2007-08-01)
(wfcr) - Last week, the U-S House of Representative passed a 286 billion dollar federal Farm Bill. As it stands today, the bill would continue to provide subsidies to large Midwestern corn and soybean farms, and it expands subsidies to small vegetable growers. Some growers in Western New England are watching carefully to see what happens next to the legislation. And some are paying attention to the nutrition aspects of the bill. WFCR's Tina Antolini has more. © Copyright 2017, wfcr