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Work on 2012 farm bill may go slowly

A new farm bill this year is unlikely, says Chip Morgan, executive vice president of the Delta Council, and it may not get done next year either. With a lot of new, inexperienced members on Congress’ ag committees, and budget and deficit issues in the forefront, work on the farm bill won’t be top priority, he says.

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